Cougar Oil and Gas Canada Inc.
OTC Bulletin Board : COUGF

September 13, 2010 02:10 ET

Cougar Oil and Gas Canada Inc. Additional Board Member

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 13, 2010) - Cougar Oil and Gas Canada Inc. ("Cougar Canada" or the "Corporation") (OTCBB:COUGF) is pleased to announce the addition to the Board of Directors of Mr. Paul Galachiuk as one of the independent directors.

Mr. Galachiuk is currently President of Bow Engineering Ltd in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and has been involved in the oil refining and oil sands industry for over 28 years. He served in various roles with Suncor Energy since 1982. Most recently, he was Vice President, Growth Planning and Development of Suncor Energy, Inc, from 2004 to 2009. This role provided direction for the key growth initiatives and sustaining projects with respect to the Suncor Energy Oil Sands facility in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Areas of responsibility included technical scope and process development, strategy charting, planning and major project economics. He serves on two other boards including the Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation and the Alberta Innovates - Energy and Environment Solutions. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the Province of Alberta with APEGGA.

Mr. William Tighe, Chairman of the Board for Cougar Canada, stated, "We are very pleased that Mr. Galachiuk has joined the Board of Directors and look forward to his insights, thoughts and participation in the planning for current and future growth of the Corporation. As well he will be involved in the various review and reporting committees. The addition of Mr. Galachiuk as an experienced senior industry independent director will add strength at that level as we prepare an application for a major board listing."

About Cougar Oil and Gas Canada Inc.:

Cougar Oil and Gas Canada Inc. (OTCBB:COUGF) is based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and a publicly traded oil and gas exploration and production company. The focus is on the exploration and development of Canadian based onshore oil and gas properties. The current projects are Lucy in the Horn River Basin in northeast British Columbia and CREEnergy Joint Venture and Trout Core area projects located in north central Alberta.

Additional information is at http://www.cougarenergyoilandgascanadainc.com.

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