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Uranium Energy Corp Appoints Independent Members to its Board of Directors and Advisory Board

July 24, 2007

Senior Money Manager and Veteran Nuclear Fuel Trader Add Further Breadth to the Company’s Expertise

AUSTIN, TX – July 24, 2007 – Uranium Energy Corp (OTCBB: URME) (Frankfurt: U6Z) (Berlin: U6Z) announces that it has appointed Vincent Della Volpe, a professional money manager, to its Board of Directors.  The Company also announces the appointment of Ed Brezinski, a veteran in the nuclear fuel industry, to its Advisory Board.

Vincent Della Volpe

Mr. Della Volpe has a long and distinguished career. He has served as a professional money manager for 38 years including senior portfolio manager of pension funds for Honeywell Corporation and senior vice president of the YMCA Retirement Fund in New York with responsibilities for several billion dollars in assets.

In his experience, Mr. Della Volpe has particularly focused on the management of energy and utility equities portfolios.  His expertise includes management of significant venture capital investments.  Mr. Della Volpe holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and an MBA in Finance, both from Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ.

Ed Brezinski

Advisory Board appointee Mr. Ed Brezinski’s career spans over 20 years working for utility companies and with nuclear fuel traders and brokers.  His experience has been focused on marketing, trading and brokerage of uranium and related products, market analysis, inventory management, procurement and contracting for nuclear fuel, fuel services and other vital nuclear power plant services.  While at Northeast Utilities, he acted as lead purchaser of uranium concentrates, and conversion, enrichment and fabrication services.  He also worked in a similar lead trader or broker capacity for UG USA, Nukem Inc, and NYNCO trading and brokerage companies.

Mr. Brezinski currently serves as the Vice President of Nuclear Fuel Supply for Utah-based Energy Solutions.  Mr. Brezinski has a Bachelor of Science in Radiological Health Physics, and an MBA in Finance and International Business.

The Company also announces that it has accepted the resignation of Randall Reneau from the board of directors.  Uranium Energy Corp wishes to thank Mr. Reneau for the essential service he provided to the Company.

About Uranium Energy Corp

Uranium Energy Corp (URME: OTCBB) is a US-based junior resource company with the objective of becoming a near-term ISR uranium producer in the United States.  The Company is developing its advanced-stage Goliad Project in South Texas.  Uranium Energy controls one of the largest historical uranium exploration and development databases in the US.  Through the use of these databases, the Company has acquired advanced uranium properties throughout the southwestern US.  The operational management is comprised of pre-eminent uranium mining and exploration professionals, whose collective experience in the uranium mining industry gives the Company ongoing uranium mine-finding and uranium mine development expertise.  Uranium Energy is well positioned to capitalize on the current alternative energy boom.  For more information, please visit www.uraniumenergy.com.

Contact North America:  Investor Relations, Uranium Energy Corp
Toll Free: (866) 748-1030
Phone: (604) 682-9775
Fax: (604)  682-3591
E-mail: [email protected]
Website: www.uraniumenergy.com

Stock Exchange Information: 
Frankfurt Stock Exchange Symbol: U6Z
Berlin Stock Exchange Symbol: U6Z
ISN: US9168961038

Safe Harbor Statement

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