Americas Diamond Corp. Announces Appointment of Industry Veteran as New Chief Financial Officer

LONDON, Jan. 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Americas Diamond Corp. (OTCBB:ADMC) ("Americas Diamond" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. T. L. Crom as Chief Financial Officer of the diamond and precious metals exploration company, effective as of January, 2013.

Tom is a certified management accountant and certified public accountant (inactive) who has served in numerous executive positions within both North and South American natural resource (mining, oil and gas), new-technology, finance and investment companies. During these tenures he has held positions of Chairman, President and CFO within a number of private and public companies.

He has been responsible for corporate compliance, filings, IPO's, SPO's, risk analysis, business strategic planning, financial control, capital raises, mergers and acquisitions, and joint ventures, in addition to having worked throughout the Americas. He has also travelled extensively throughout the Americas, particularly to Chile, where he was involved in the mining industry, and has been responsible for administration, day to day corporate affairs, corporate compliance, risk analysis, business strategic planning and financial control.

"We're delighted to be announcing this appointment. Tom's vast experience of accountancy and corporate finance, more specifically within our industry sector, means he will be instrumental in the targeted growth and development of the Company." commented Daniel Martinez, Chief Executive Officer, Americas Diamond Corp.

ABOUT AMERICAS DIAMOND: Americas Diamond Corp., (OTCBB:ADMC), is a publicly traded diamond and precious metals exploration company focused on effectively and efficiently acquiring, exploring and developing high impact natural resource properties. More information can be found on our website, www.AmericasDiamondCorp.com.

Disclaimer

Certain statements in this press release are forward-looking and involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Such forward-looking statements are within the meaning of that term in Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and include references to undertaking an exploration program on the Natal concessions and the results of such a program. Americas Diamond Corp. bases these forward-looking statements on current expectations and projections about future events, based on information currently available. The forward-looking statements contained in this press release may also include statements relating to Americas Diamond Corp.'s anticipated financial performance, business prospects, new developments, strategies and similar matters. Americas Diamond Corp. disclaims any obligation to update any of its forward-looking statements, except as may be required by law.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS,

Americas Diamond Corp.

Daniel Martinez

President and Chief Executive Officer

CONTACT: Americas Diamond Corp. 2nd Floor, Berkeley Square House Berkeley Square London W1J 6BD United Kingdom Direct: +44 207 887 6189 Fax: +44 207 887 6001 Web: www.AmericasDiamondCorp.com Email: info@AmericasDiamondCorp.com INVESTOR RELATIONS: Email: ir@AmericasDiamondCorp.com Toll Free: 1-855-500-DIAMONDSource:Americas Diamond Corp.