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CALGARY, Nov. 15 /CNW/ - Poplar Point Energy Inc. (the "Corporation") is
pleased to announce the following changes to its Board of Directors,
subsequent to the recently announced $13,000,000 in financing:
Effective November 9, 2007, Darcy Spady has been appointed as a Director
and Chairman of the Board of the Corporation. Mr. Spady brings a wealth of
international and domestic oil and gas experience in addition to a strong
technical foundation. He is currently the President and Chief Executive
Officer of Contact Exploration Inc. and formerly the Chief Operating Officer
of PetroGlobe Inc., an international oil and gas exploration firm based in
Calgary. He was formerly the Director of Production Optimization and Vice
President of Canadian Operations for Columbia Natural Resources, LLC., based
in Charleston, West Virginia and previously held various technical and
managerial positions in North America for Schlumberger Limited.
"Darcy's technical awareness, business acumen and international contacts
will help propel Poplar Point beyond the borders of Alberta while holding the
Corporation to very high expectations for shareholder value creation," said
Brad Nichol, President and CEO of the Corporation.
For further information:
For further information: Brad Nichol, President & Chief Executive
Officer of the Corporation, at (403) 532-2411.