Longford Corporation
TSX VENTURE : LFD

December 04, 2006 08:00 ET

Longford Corporation Appoints Vince Ghazar as Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 4, 2006) - Longford Corporation (TSX VENTURE:LFD) is pleased to announce the appointment of Vince Ghazar as Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer.

Presently, Mr. Vince Ghazar is Chief Financial Officer and Director of Explorator Resources Inc., and Chief Financial Officer of Celestial Energy Inc., both publicly-traded Oil & Gas companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. Prior to this, Mr. Ghazar was Chief Financial Officer of High Plains Energy Inc. and BrazAlta Resources Corp., public junior oil and gas companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. Mr. Ghazar is a professional Accountant with over 15 years experience in the oil & gas industry. He has held management and executive positions with public Oil & Gas corporations which have been involved in growth, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. The Company has issued Mr. Ghazar options to purchase 200,000 common shares at $0.25 per common share, valid for a period of five years, subject to regulatory approval.

Longford Corporation is a Canadian oil and gas exploration company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "LFD". The Company is focused on exploring for and developing North American oil and gas assets and currently has two Coal Bed Methane projects in Barrhead Alberta and Moundville Alabama.

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