/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION INTO THE UNITED STATES OR TO UNITED STATES WIRE
Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange
CALGARY, June 4 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Berens Energy ("Berens"
or the "Company") have unanimously approved the segregation of the Chairman
and Chief Executive Officer roles. The segregation of these roles is
consistent with Berens' plan to provide further independence of the board and
management functions within Berens.
With this reorganization, effective immediately, Mr. Dan Botterill will
assume the role of Chief Executive Officer in addition to being President and
Mr. Robert Steele will retain the role of Chairman of Berens Energy. Mr.
Steele will remain with Berens in an advisory role on business and strategy
issues. Mr. Botterill has been with the company since inception in 2003 as
President and Chief Operating Officer.
Berens is excited about the future potential of the company and wishes to
thank Bob for his ongoing contribution in developing the company from
inception to its current production of level of 4,000 boepd.
Berens is a junior exploration and production company focusing in Western
Canada and trading on the TSX.
For further information:
For further information: Mr. Dan Botterill, President and Chief
Executive Officer, Telephone: (403) 303-3262, E-mail:
firstname.lastname@example.org; Mr. R. D. (Bob) Steele, Chairman, Telephone:
(403) 303-3264, E-mail: email@example.com; Mr. Dell Chapman, Chief
Financial Officer, Telephone: (403) 303-3267, E-mail: