TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 7, 2013) - Mezzotin Minerals Inc. (formerly Zoolander Corporation) (TSX VENTURE:MEZ) ("Mezzotin" or the "Company") announced that it has retained SRK Consulting ("SRK"), an international mining consulting firm, to review the Company's Sabi Star tantalite project in Zimbabwe and make recommendations to management on an exploration programme intended to enable the Company to establish a National Instrument 43-101 compliant resource estimate for the project. The Company has received a preliminary report from SRK recommending a programme of geological mapping and ground magnetics, induced polarization (IP) and diamond drilling to define mineral resources. The Company has asked SRK to expand on its preliminary report and prepare a more detailed proposal outlining recommended activities and estimated costs for the exploration programme, which will be evaluated by the Board of Directors when received.

About Mezzotin Minerals Inc.

Mezzotin Minerals Inc. (formerly Zoolander Corporation), is a junior exploration company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (the "Exchange") in Canada and is a reporting issuer in the provinces of British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario.

The Company is engaged in the exploration of mineral properties in Zimbabwe and holds exploration permits and mining claims known as the Sabi Star project ("Sabi Star") covering approximately 2,348 hectares. The project is located in Eastern Zimbabwe approximately 150 kilometres from Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe, and approximately 250 kilometres from the border of South Africa. The project is located on the Odzi Gold Belt, a known mineralization belt having historically produced gold, copper, tin, tantalum, niobium and diamonds.

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Mezzotin Minerals Inc.
Lawrence Schreiner, CPA CA
Chief Financial Officer