SOURCE: Blugrass Energy Incorporated

December 14, 2009 05:30 ET

Blugrass Energy Announces Appointment of Mr. Don Hathaway to the Advisory Board

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwire - December 14, 2009) - Blugrass Energy Inc (OTCBB: BLUG) (www.blugrassenergy.com ) is pleased to announce today that Mr. Don Hathaway has accepted a seat on the company's Advisory Board. Mr. Hathaway is a professional corporate director specializing in corporate governance and reorganization to build shareholder value. Mr. Hathaway's career has spanned manufacturing, business and academia with over twenty years at the executive level. Mr. Hathaway has accumulated expertise in strategy, marketing, finance, general management, and corporate governance, plus executive contacts across North America, Europe, India, and Hong Kong. Mr. Hathaway was a senior partner and practice leader with the international management consulting firm Ernst and Whinney. He is the Chairman of Manna Asset Management and sits on the board of four other companies. He has a BEng (Electrical) and a BSc (Mathematics) from Sir George Williams University, and an MBA from York University. He is a former Dean of Business at Waterloo University, a former Dean of York University, and a former Chair of the MBA Society of Canada.

Mr. Hathaway has served on approximately 30 boards, including private and public businesses, many of which were start-ups. As an engineer he is at ease with technology and is experienced in financing emerging ventures and the commercialization of intellectual properties. He has strengths in corporate governance, strategy, risk management, board operations, disclosure, audit and compensation. He is the author of "Chairs and Tables: Corporate Governance for Small Business," published in April 2008.

"Mr. Hathaway's resume speaks for itself, we at Blugrass are privileged to have such a seasoned gentleman as Mr. Don Hathaway accept a seat on the company's Advisory board as we know his experience and knowledge will be priceless to the company moving forward," stated Mr. Ken Berscht, President of Blugrass Energy.

Blugrass Energy, Inc. is a development stage oil and gas development and exploration company based in the United States that is traded on the Over the Counter Bulletin Board under the Symbol BLUG. The goal of BLUG is to grow through internally generated and developed prospects, participation with industry partners in oil and gas exploration and in targeted joint ventures.

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