Pearl Exploration and Production Ltd.

Pearl Exploration and Production Ltd.

March 11, 2008 09:30 ET

Pearl Corporate Update

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 11, 2008) - Pearl Exploration and Production Ltd. ("Pearl" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:PXX)(FIRST NORTH:PXXS) reports that Mr. Gary Hyde has resigned as an employee and Chief Operating Officer of the Company to pursue other career opportunities.

"We will miss Gary and wish him all the best in his future endeavours," stated Pearl's CEO, Keith Hill.

Mr. Dean Tucker has been appointed Vice President of Operations and will assume Mr. Hyde's duties. In addition, Mr. David Sprague, formerly of Chevron Canada and Numac Energy, will be joining the Company as a consultant.

Pearl Exploration and Production Ltd. is a public company focused on delivering disciplined growth by establishing a North American portfolio of heavy oil projects with an emphasis on large resource opportunities. Additional information on Pearl is available on the Company's website at

Pearl's Certified Advisor on First North is E. Ohman J:or Fondkommission AB.

Forward-looking statements: This document contains statements about expected or anticipated future events and financial results that are forward-looking in nature and as a result, are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, such as general economic, market and business conditions, the regulatory process and actions, technical issues, new legislation, competitive and general economic factors and conditions, the uncertainties resulting from potential delays or changes in plans, the occurrence of unexpected events, and the Company's capability to execute and implement its future plans. Actual results may differ materially from those projected by management. For such statements, we claim the safe harbour for forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Legislation Reform Act of 1995.

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Contact Information

  • Pearl Exploration and Production Ltd.
    Keith Hill
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    (604) 689-7842
    Pearl Exploration and Production Ltd.
    Randy Neely
    Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 716-4054
    Pearl Exploration and Production Ltd.
    Sophia Shane
    Corporate Development
    (604) 806-3575