General Moly, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE MKT: GMO)(TSX: GMO), a U.S.-based molybdenum mineral development, exploration and mining company, today announced that Chief Financial Officer David A. Chaput will present at the John Tumazos Very Independent Research Metals & Mining Conference at 12:00pm (ET) on October 3, 2012. The conference will take place in New York, NY. Interested parties are invited to listen to the live webcast by visiting the "Events & Presentations" section of the Company website at http://investor.generalmoly.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=181598&p=irol-calendar. * * * * General Moly is a U.S.-based molybdenum mineral development, exploration and mining company listed on the NYSE MKT (formerly the NYSE AMEX) and the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol GMO. Our primary asset, our interest in the Mt. Hope project located in central Nevada, is considered one of the world's largest and highest grade molybdenum deposits. Combined with our second molybdenum property, the Liberty project that is also located in central Nevada, our goal is to become the largest primary molybdenum producer in the world. For more information on the Company, please visit our website at http://www.generalmoly.com.