Petroflow Energy Ltd.
TSX VENTURE : PEF
AMEX : PED

Petroflow Energy Ltd.

July 16, 2008 09:00 ET

Petroflow Energy Ltd. Grants Stock Options

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - July 16, 2008) - Petroflow Energy Ltd. ("Petroflow") (TSX VENTURE:PEF)(AMEX:PED) announces it has granted an aggregate of 292,000 options to its officers and employees pursuant to Petroflow's existing Stock Option Plan effective July 10, 2008. Of the 292,000 options granted, an aggregate of 69,800 options were granted to employees (other than officers) of Petroflow and an aggregate of 222,200 options were granted to the officers of Petroflow. Each option entitles the holder to acquire one common share of Petroflow at an exercise price of $7.08 expiring 5 years from the date of the grant. The options vest as to 1/3 on the date of the grant, with an additional 1/3 vesting on each of the first and second anniversary of the date of the grant.

Concurrently, Petroflow announces that it has agreed to award each of the directors 20,000 shares of the Company effective July 10, 2008 as compensation for past and ongoing services for a total of 100,000 shares also at a price of $7.08 per share. These shares will be issued in two tranches of 50,000 shares each over the next ten days.

About Petroflow Energy Ltd.:

Petroflow is an independent oil and natural gas company engaged in exploration, development and production of hydrocarbon reserves primarily in the mid-continent region. Additional information about Petroflow can be found at the Company's website: http://www.petroflowenergy.com.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

Contact Information

  • Investor Awareness, Inc.
    Tony Schor or James Foy
    (847) 945-2222
    Website: www.investorawareness.com
    or
    Macam Investor Relations
    Cameron MacDonald
    (403) 695-1006 or 1-866-264-0743
    Website: www.macamgroup.com
    or
    Petroflow Energy Ltd.
    John Melton
    President & CEO
    (504) 453-2926
    or
    Petroflow Energy Ltd.
    Duncan Moodie
    CFO
    (403) 539-4311
    Website: www.petroflowenergy.com