Moneta appoints Roger Aubertin of Detour Gold as Vice President Exploration

Moneta appoints Roger Aubertin of Detour Gold as Vice President Exploration 
TIMMINS, ON, Dec. 4, 2012 /CNW/ - Moneta Porcupine Mines Inc. (TSX: ME) (OTC: 
MPUCF) (XETRA: MOP) ("Moneta" the "Company") is pleased to announce the 
appointment of Mr. Roger Aubertin, P.Eng. to the position of Vice President, 
Exploration for the Company. Mr. Aubertin will also serve as a Qualified 
Person for the Company as defined under National Instrument 43-101. 
Mr. Aubertin most recently held the position of Exploration and Site Project 
Manager at Detour Gold Corporation where he played a pivotal role in the 
planning and oversight of a 450,000 metre delineation drill program resulting 
in proven and probable gold reserves of 14.9 Moz at its Detour Lake gold 
deposit in Ontario, currently under construction. He was directly responsible 
for the coordination of field activities related to a feasibility study 
including geotechnical studies, metallurgical sampling, and EIA (permitting). 
Ian C. Peres, President and CEO of Moneta commented, "We are very pleased to 
welcome Roger to Moneta's technical team in the role of Vice President, 
Exploration. Following the significant updated NI 43-101 gold resource 
estimate in October 2012 on our Golden Highway Project and the very favorable 
Preliminary Economic Assessment for the project, Roger's appointment is 
another key step in transforming Moneta into a mineral development company. 
Roger's experience at Detour Gold will add significant technical depth to our 
ongoing drill programs to expand our gold resource base and advance the 
re-classification of the Company's existing NI 43-101 resources from inferred 
to measured and indicated." 
Mr. Aubertin is a highly accomplished and well-known professional geological 
engineer with over 38 years of in-depth experience in the natural resource 
sector. He has an excellent spoken and written command of English, French and 
Spanish and has managed, supervised and carried out all field activities 
related to the technical aspect of the mineral exploration process. He has 
worked as a geologist for several companies and government organizations, 
including Falconbridge, Quebec Department of Natural Resources, Noranda, and 
Natural Resources Canada. 
His extensive exploration and project management experience includes managing 
most of Pangea Goldfields' projects inPeru,Maliand Tanzania and later 
Pangea Minerals (Barrick Gold Corporation) on the Tulawaka project. Mr. 
Aubertin is a member of the Quebec Order of Engineers and graduated with a 
B.Sc. in Geology from Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal. 
About Moneta 
Moneta holds a 100% interest in 5 core gold projects strategically located 
along the Destor Porcupine Fault Zone in the world class Timmins Camp with 
over 85 million ounces of past gold production. Moneta's land position is 
one of the largest after three gold producers including the highly prospective 
Golden Highway Project. The Golden Highway Project covers 12 kilometers of a 
highly prospective volcanic/sedimentary belt along the Destor Porcupine Fault 
Zone and currently hosts a NI 43-101 resource estimate of 1,091,000 ounces 
indicated (31.1 Mt at 1.09 g/t Au) plus 3,204,000 ounces inferred (83.3 Mt at 
1.20 g/t Au), clustered within four kilometres. The Golden Highway Project 
hosts exceptional infrastructure including paved highway access, water, 
electricity, skilled labor force, and nearby mills. 
Moneta's public documents may be accessed at For further 
information on Moneta, please visit our website at or 
email us at 
Ian C. Peres, President & CEO 416-579-3040 (Toronto) 705-264-2296 (Timmins) 
SOURCE: Moneta Porcupine Mines Inc. 
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