Wenzel Downhole Tools Ltd.

Wenzel Downhole Tools Ltd.

October 14, 2005 16:32 ET

Wenzel Downhole Tools Ltd. Announces Director Appointment

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 14, 2005) - Wenzel Downhole Tools Ltd. (TSX:WZL) ("Wenzel" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. J. Garnett Millard FCA as a director of the Company.

Mr. Millard has had a long and distinguished career as a Chartered Accountant, primarily with KPMG Peat Marwick Thorne. He served as the Chairman of the Canadian Board of KPMG and has had professional experience with a number of major Canadian companies involved in fields such as banking, insurance, merchandising and petroleum. His accomplishments are recognized by his profession in his appointment as a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta (FCA). Mr. Millard is a Member of the Alberta Arbitration and Mediation Society.

The Company is proud to have such a distinguished, knowledgeable and experienced Canadian join its Board of Directors.

The Company is listed on the TSX but is not trading due to the cease trading order disclosed in news releases dated March 23, 2004 and April 5, 2004.

The Toronto Stock Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy and accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Wenzel Downhole Tools Ltd.
    Harvie Andre
    President and C.E.O.
    (403) 205-6696
    Wenzel Downhole Tools Ltd.
    Ron Dooley
    Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 205-6696
    (403) 265-8154 (FAX)