Petro Viking Energy Inc.

Petro Viking Energy Inc.

June 27, 2012 18:12 ET

Petro Viking Energy Inc.- Corporate Update

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - June 27, 2012) - Petro Viking Energy Inc. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:VIK) announces the resignation of Giovanni DeFrancesco as President and CEO and David Heighington as Vice President and a member of the Board of Directors, both citing increased demands from other business interests. The Company thanks Giovanni and David for their valuable contributions and wishes them all the best in their future endeavors.

The Company will make an announcement shortly about the appointment of an interim President.

About Petro Viking

Petro Viking is a junior, independent oil and gas company focused on exploration for crude oil in western Canada.

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Contact Information

  • Petro Viking Energy Inc.
    200, 744 - 4th Avenue SW
    Calgary, Alberta T2P 3T4
    (250) 546-2184
    Attention: Mr. Irvin Eisler, Director