Rockwell Adds Further Strength To Its South African Management Team

February 20, 2007, Vancouver, BC – Rockwell Ventures Inc. (“Rockwell” or the “Company”) announces that the Company has appointed Dominique de la Roche as the Chief Financial Officer of the South Africa subsidiary Rockwell Resources RSA (Pty) Ltd.

Dominique de la Roche is a Chartered Accountant with an Honours Degree in Accounting Sciences from the University of South Africa (UNISA), and a Higher Diploma in Tax from UNISA. He completed his articles at Price Waterhouse, and subsequently worked at various financial levels for Vaal Reefs Exploration & Mining Company (Anglo American), Standard Corporate and Merchant Bank in Johannesburg, and BCL (Ltd) in Botswana and was Financial Director at Kairos Industrial Holdings/Witbank Brickworks. Dominique has extensive operational experience in the senior and junior mining sectors and the finance and corporate environments, as well as expertise in mining taxation.

President and COO John Bristow stated “Dominque’s appointment as CFO for South Africa provides the management team with additional key skills and resources to support Rockwell’s aggressive growth and acquisition strategy.”

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John Bristow
President and COO

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