Shiningbank Energy Income Fund
TSX : SHN.UN

Shiningbank Energy Income Fund

February 01, 2007 11:57 ET

Shiningbank Energy Announces Corporate Appointments

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 1, 2007) - Mr. David Fitzpatrick, President and C.E.O. of Shiningbank Energy (TSX:SHN.UN), is pleased to announce the following corporate appointments: J. Lance Petersen has been named Vice President, Land, Alan G. Glessing, Controller, will add Vice President, Administration to his responsibilities and Daniel B. Williams has been named Vice President, Acquisitions and Divestments. These appointments reflect Shiningbank's expanding operations.

Mr. Petersen joined Shiningbank in the fall of 2006. He is a graduate of Mount Royal College Land Management Program. Lance has 19 years of oil and gas experience in land management, aboriginal affairs and community relations. Lance replaces Terry Prokopy as Vice President of Land. Mr. Prokopy has been with Shiningbank since 2000 and has more than 35 years experience in the industry. Terry is retiring as Vice President, Land to take on a part-time role of Senior Advisor to Shiningbank's Land and Acquisition and Divestments group.

Mr. Glessing has been with Shiningbank since 2000. He is a CMA and has worked predominately in the oil and gas sector for 30 years. Alan will continue in his role of Controller and adds the additional responsibilities of Vice President, Administration.

Mr. Williams joined Shiningbank in 2000. He is a graduate of the University of Calgary with a degree in Chemical Engineering and has 14 years of industry experience. Dan is a member of APEGGA and recently completed the Executive Development Program at Queen's University.

Shiningbank Energy Income Fund is a natural gas focused energy trust founded in 1996. The Fund purchases, develops and operates producing properties for the direct benefit of its unitholders. Shiningbank has one of the highest weightings of natural gas production in the energy trust sector at 76%.

Shiningbank is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SHN.UN. For further information please visit our website, www.shiningbank.com.

Contact Information

  • Shiningbank Energy Ltd.
    David M. Fitzpatrick
    President and C.E.O.
    (403) 268-7477 or Toll Free 1-866-268-7477
    (403) 268-7499 (FAX)
    or
    Shiningbank Energy Ltd.
    Bruce K. Gibson
    C.F.O.
    (403) 268-7477 or Toll Free 1-866-268-7477
    (403) 268-7499 (FAX)
    or
    Shiningbank Energy Ltd.
    Debbie Carver
    Investor Relations Coordinator
    (403) 268-7477 or Toll Free 1-866-268-7477
    (403) 268-7499 (FAX)
    Email: irinfo@shiningbank.com
    Website: www.shiningbank.com