Pacific Northern Gas Ltd.

Pacific Northern Gas Ltd.

September 17, 2007 19:14 ET

Pacific Northern Gas Appoints Vice President of Finance

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 17, 2007) - Pacific Northern Gas Ltd. (TSX:PNG)(TSX:PNG.PR.A) announces the appointment of Janet Kennedy, B.Comm., CA, as Vice President, Finance, effective October 1, 2007.

Ms. Kennedy has nearly 20 years of experience in all aspects of accounting and financial management, most of it in the regulated utility industry. Prior to joining Pacific Northern, Ms. Kennedy worked approximately one year as an independent consultant, prior to which she spent 12 years with Terasen Inc. She held a number of responsible positions with Terasen including Controller, from 2000 to 2002, and Director, Financial Planning & Projects from 2002 through 2005. The recent management positions held by Ms. Kennedy focused on the modeling and preparation of internal and external financial information, long range strategic planning analysis, financial support on various M&A projects and preparation of reports, analysis, and evidence associated with the B.C. Utilities Commission.

Roy Dyce, President and Chief Executive Officer, said, "We are pleased to have Janet join us as Vice President of Finance. Her extensive experience in virtually all aspects of financial management together with her considerable knowledge of regulatory accounting will be beneficial to the Company."

Ms. Kennedy will assume many of the responsibilities of Elizabeth Fletcher who resigned as Chief Financial Officer of the Company, effective September 14, 2007.

Contact Information

  • Pacific Northern Gas Ltd.
    Roy Dyce
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    (604) 691-5678