CALGARY, April 11 /CNW/ - (TSX - BEN) Berens Energy Ltd, ("Berens") is
pleased to announce the appointment of Allen Schink to the position of Senior
Vice President of Exploration. In this role, Mr. Schink will be responsible
for providing direction for the corporation's exploration and development
activities and strategy.
Mr. Schink brings to Berens over 25 years of exploration and business
experience in the oil and gas industry. Mr. Schink most recently held the
position of President and CEO of Berland Exploration up until January, 2006,
at which time Berens acquired the company. Prior to that, he held several
senior management positions at Burlington Canada and Canadian Hunter
Exploration where he led their exploration programs in the Central Alberta
region. Mr. Schink is not only well known in the business as a successful oil
and gas explorer but brings his specific experience in the Deep Basin and
Pembina areas to Berens.
Berens is a Calgary based publicly traded Canadian energy company
involved in the exploration, development and production of natural gas and
crude oil in western Canada. The common shares of Berens are listed on the
Toronto Stock Exchange (the "TSX") under the symbol BEN.
For further information:
For further information: Berens Energy Ltd., Mr. Dell P. Chapman, V.P.
Finance & CFO, Tel.: (403) 303-3267, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Mr.
Robert D. Steele, Chief Executive Officer, Tel.: (403) 303-3264, Email: