CALGARY, June 4 /CNW/ - Petroflow Energy Ltd. ("Petroflow" or the
"Company") held their Annual General Meeting on June 2, 2009. The Directors of
the Company approved a motion to increase the size of the Board of Directors
to seven members. The two new members of Petroflow's Board of Directors are
Mr. T. Johnston Cairns and Mr. Richard Menchaca.
Mr. T. Johnston Cairns has over 40 years of industry experience in Canada
and the United States. Mr. Cairns has extensive knowledge and expertise in
accounting and taxation. Mr. Cairns management experience includes his current
role as President and CEO of Frost Fence Ltd.
Mr. Richard Menchaca has an extensive background in the energy industry.
He is currently the principal partner in Patron Energy LLC and the President
of RAMM Resources LLC. Mr. Menchaca holds an MBA in Finance and has over 18
years of direct experience in energy finance.
"We are pleased to be able to expand our Board of Directors and we are
very pleased to be able to add Johnston Cairns and Richard Menchaca to the
team. Johnston and Richard bring a wide range of experience and skill to the
table and we look forward to their contribution," stated Mr. John Melton, CEO
Mr. Melton also confirmed that Mr. David Elgie has been elected to the
position of Chairman of the Board, effective immediately. Mr. Melton added,
"Dave Elgie has clearly demonstrated his leadership and commitment to
Petroflow and we are very fortunate to have a Chairman with this level of
skill and experience."
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For further information:
For further information: Mr. John Melton, CEO, Petroflow Energy Ltd.,
(985) 796-8080; Mr. Duncan Moodie, CFO, Petroflow Energy Ltd., (403) 539-4320,