Savanna Energy Services Corp.

Savanna Energy Services Corp.

October 02, 2009 10:35 ET

Savanna Energy Services Corp. Announces Appointment of G. Allen Brooks to Board of Directors

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Oct. 2, 2009) - Savanna Energy (TSX:SVY) is very pleased to announce the appointment of G. Allen Brooks to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.

Mr. Brooks has been directly engaged in the oilfield services, energy and investment industries for over four decades. He has worked as an energy securities analyst, an oilfield service company manager, a consultant to energy company managements and a member of the board of directors of several oilfield service companies. During his career as a Wall Street oilfield service securities analyst, Mr. Brooks was recognized as a Wall Street Journal all-star analyst.

Mr. Brooks is currently an adviser to Parks Paton Hoepfl & Brown, a boutique oilfield service investment banking firm based in Texas. In addition to providing proprietary research for the firm's partners and assisting on financial transactions he also publishes his widely read energy newsletter, Musings From the Oil Patch.

Mr. Brooks currently serves on the board of directors of a number of publicly traded service companies in Canada.

Ken Mullen, Savanna's president and chief executive officer, noted: "As Savanna continues to expand our presence outside Canada, our Board and management recognized the need to access the depth and degree of experience of individuals such as Mr. Brooks in assisting in this mission. Coupled with his broad contact base throughout the world, Savanna looks forward to his contribution going forward."

Savanna is a leading North American contract drilling and oilfield services company providing a broad range of drilling, well servicing and related services with a focus on fit for purpose technologies for the North American market and industry-leading aboriginal relationships.

Contact Information

  • Savanna Energy Services Corp.
    Ken Mullen
    President and CEO
    (403) 503-9990
    (403) 267-6749 (FAX)