MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC, CANADA — (June 17, 2021) – Genius Metals Inc. (CSE: GENI) (“Genius Metals” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce that it has filed on SEDAR a National Instrument 43-101 (“NI 43-101”) compliant technical report update on its Sakami Property located in the James Bay Territory, Quebec.

Filing of a NI 43-101 Compliant Technical Report Update on Sakami

The technical report entitled “The Sakami Property, La Grande Subprovince, James Bay Territory, Quebec, NTS 33F07, 08, 09, 10” was filed on June 15, 2021 with an effective date of May 31st, 2021 was prepared in accordance with National Instrument 43-101 – “Standards of Disclosure for Mineral projects” and can be found under the profile of the Corporation on www.SEDAR.com. The report filed on June 15, 2021 is an update of the technical report entitled “The Sakami Property, La Grande Subprovince, James Bay Territory, Quebec, NTS 33F07, 08, 09, 10” dated September 10, 2018. The report summarizes the geological setting, mineralization and exploration activities carried out by previous owners of the property, as well as the exploration activities carried out by Genius Metals in recent years.

The NI 43-101 compliant report was co-authored by Michel Boily, Ph.D., P. Geo of Genius Metals Inc., Hugues Guérin-Tremblay, P. Geo of Laurentia Exploration and Merouane Rachidi Ph.D., P.Geo of GoldMinds Geoservices. Mr. Merouane Rachidi, Ph.D., P. Geo, an independent qualified person in accordance with NI 43-101 has taken charge of the technical report.

Qualified Person

The technical information contained in this news release was reviewed and approved by Michel Boily, Ph.D., P. Geo, qualified person under NI 43-101.

About Genius Metals

Genius Metals is a Canadian mineral exploration company focused on the acquisition, exploration and, if warranted, development of natural resource properties of merit in Canada.

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Contact Information

Genius Metals Inc.
Tel: 579-476-7000

Pierre-Olivier Goulet
Vice-President Corporate Development
Email: pogoulet@geniusmetals.com
1-450-821-5270

Guy Goulet
President and CEO
Email: ggoulet@geniusmetals.com
1-514-294-7000