Tiger Petroleum Inc.
TSX VENTURE : TIG

November 09, 2005 17:07 ET

Tiger Petroleum Inc. Announces Change of Board and Appointment of New President and Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 9, 2005) -

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Tiger Petroleum Inc. ("Tiger" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:TIG) is pleased to announce that in connection with the previously announced acquisition of approximately 92% of the outstanding common shares of Tiger by Pan Orient Energy Corp., Jeff Chisholm has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Tiger and Jason Bednar has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Tiger. Messrs. Chisholm and Bednar replace William J. Caughill who resigned as President, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of Tiger. In addition, Jeff Chisholm, Jason Bednar and Michael Hibberd have been appointed as directors of Tiger to fill an existing vacancy and the vacancies created by the resignations of Lamont Gordon and William Caughill as directors of Tiger.

Tiger Petroleum Inc. is an international oil and gas exploration and production company and is a majority owned subsidiary of Pan Orient Energy Corp. Additional information relating to Tiger is available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

The TSX Venture Exchange has in no way passed upon the merits of the proposed transaction and has neither approved nor disapproved the contents of this press release. This news release may contain forward-looking information. Actual future results may differ materially from those contemplated.

Common Shares Issued and Outstanding: 16,252,953


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Contact Information

  • Tiger Petroleum Inc.
    Jason Bednar
    Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 294-1770