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IBC Advanced Alloys Appoints Douglas Veitch Vice President Business Development

Published Tuesday, January 26, 2010

VANCOUVER, BC - January 26th, 2010 - IBC Advanced Alloys Corp. (TSX.V:IB) ("IBC" or the "Company") announces that it has appointed Douglas Veitch as Vice President of Business Development. In this newly created position, Veitch will work closely with the Company's sales and marketing departments to further expand and support IBC's global growth initiatives.

Most recently, Veitch was Director of Global Bulk Products for Brush Wellman Inc. where he was responsible for new product development for the global industrial business division of Brush Wellman.

"Doug Veitch has a particularly strong track record both in saving clients money and in helping to grow a global business," said Anthony Dutton, President and CEO of IBC. "His experience and excellent reputation will be a great asset to IBC's growing international customer base and also to our company as we continue to develop and expand globally."

Prior to working at Brush Wellman Veitch was a Senior Account Manager with E.I. DuPont de Nemours at their Engineering Polymers Division in Troy, Michigan where he attained Six Sigma Blackbelt status for top line growth. Before being promoted to DuPont USA, Veitch spent 13 years at DuPont Canada in a range of increasingly senior sales and customer focused positions. He has a B.Sc. Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Alberta.

About IBC Advanced Alloys Corp.
IBC is an integrated manufacturer and distributor of rare metals (beryllium) based alloys and related products serving a variety of industries including nuclear energy, automotive, telecommunications and a range of industrial applications. IBC has 59 employees and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada with production facilities in Pennsylvania, Indiana and Missouri. Additionally, IBC owns prospective beryllium properties in the Western US and Brazil covering approximately 9,500 hectares. IBC is creating a dynamic global beryllium and advanced alloys company. IBC's common shares are traded on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "IB".

For additional information please contact:

IBC Advanced Alloys Corp.

Ian Tootill, Director of Corporate Communications
(604) 685-6263 ext 110
Email: itootill@eragonlatrilogia.com
Website: www.eragonlatrilogia.com