Kodiak Energy, Inc.
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Kodiak Energy, Inc.

October 04, 2005 13:38 ET

Kodiak Energy Adds New Directors and Executives

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 4, 2005) - Kodiak Energy, Inc. (OTCBB:KDKN) ("Kodiak"), is pleased to announce that it has added Mark Hlady and Bill Tighe to the board of directors. Mr. Hlady will also become the Chief Executive Officer of the Company and Mr. Tighe will become the Chief Operating Officer of the company.

"We are pleased to add executives with the operational talent and experience necessary to carry out our business plans" said Marc Juliar, President of Kodiak.

Mr. Hlady is an accomplished businessman and recognized name having served three terms as Member of the Legislative Assembly for Calgary-Mountain View of Alberta from June 1993 to November 2004. During his term in the Alberta Legislature Mr. Hlady served on many oil & gas and energy related committees including; Chair of the Standing Policy Committee on Energy and Sustainable Development for the Province of Alberta, Standing Policy Committee for Natural Resources of Alberta, Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI),US Energy Council - Foreign Representative (Canada), Alberta Representative to the Alaska Highway Pipeline Committee, Alberta/Alaska Bilateral Council and Government Representative to the Alberta Land Surveyors Association. Mr. Hlady has a Bachelor of Physical Education from the University of Calgary.

Mr. William Tighe will become the Chief Operating Officer and a Director of the Company. Mr. Tighe's past experience involves more than 28 years in Operations, Maintenance, C&SU, Management and more recently Major/Minor Projects for both Canadian and other International Oil Companies. These experiences were in a variety of field settings from heavy oil insitu, sour gas/liquids plants in the Alberta/BC and the sub artic, design offices, construction, C&SU and operation of large gas/liquids processing in South East Asia. Since 2004 Mr. Tighe has worked for Suncor Energy Ltd. as a Business Services Manager Growth Planning and Development. From 2000 until 2004 Mr. Tighe worked for Petro China International as Operations Development and Commissioning Manager. Prior to that Mr. Tighe had extensive experice both in Alberta and internationally in the oil and gas industry. Mr. Tighe attended the University of Calgary where he studied general science and computer science. He holds an Interprovincial Power Engineering Certification II Class.

Along with the addition of Mr. Hlady and Mr. Tighe, Kodiak Energy will be opening offices in Calgary, Alberta by the end of October 2005.

Kodiak Energy is a junior oil and gas exploration company.

This press release contains forward-looking statements. The words or phrases "would be," "will allow," "intends to," "will likely result," "are expected to," "will continue," "is anticipated," "estimate," "project," or similar expressions are intended to identify "forward-looking statements." Actual results could differ materially from those projected in the Company's proposed oil and gas related business. The Company's business is subject to various risks, which are discussed in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). The Company's filings may be accessed at the SEC's Edgar system at www.sec.gov. Statements made herein are as of the date of this press release and should not be relied upon as of any subsequent date. The Company cautions readers not to place reliance on such statements. Unless otherwise required by applicable law, we do not undertake, and we specifically disclaim any obligation, to update any forward-looking statements to reflect occurrences, developments, unanticipated events or circumstances after the date of such a statement.

Contact Information

  • Kodiak Energy, Inc.
    Marc Juliar
    (416) 928-3095