Vancouver, British Columbia, February 5, 2013

Acadia Resources Corp. (“Acadia” or “the Company”) (TSX.V: AIC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Read B. Taylor to the board of directors.

Mr. Taylor has held key management positions in the Oil Industry for over 29 years. He currently serves as Senior Executive Vice President and Board Member for Petra Energia, a diversified integrated Brazilian Energy, Mining and Renewables Group. Mr. Taylor has a B.Sc. in International Business from Pepperdine University, a B.Sc. in Geophysics and M.Sc. (Masters) degree in Geology from University of Southern California, USC. Harvard Executive Management 2011.

Additionally, the Company wishes to announce the resignation of Thomas J. Kennedy as a director of the Company, however, Mr. Kennedy will continue to serve the Company in his role as CEO and President of the Company.


Thomas J. Kennedy, President and Chief Executive Officer

For further information contact Thomas J. Kennedy, at (604) 682-2928

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