CALGARY, Sept. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Marquee Energy Ltd. ("Marquee" or the "Company") (TSXV: MQL) is pleased to announce certain changes to its management team. Consistent with Marquee's pursuit of being a technically driven operational leader, the Company is pleased to announce:
Mr. Sam Yip, who has been a key executive member since joining Marquee in March 2012, has been appointed as Vice President, Engineering. Mr. Yip was most recently Vice President, Heavy Oil for Marquee and will now be responsible for all engineering, drilling and completion activities for the Company.
Mr. Rob Lemermeyer, Vice President Production, who has been an integral part of the executive team since joining Marquee in December 2011, will now be responsible for all company production operations (including heavy oil) and all related infrastructure.
The Company's Board of Directors and management are very pleased to have Mr. Yip and Mr. Lemermeyer in their new roles and are confident that their wealth of technical and operational knowledge will be key to Marquee's continued growth.
In recognition of his outstanding contributions Mr. Matt Brown has been appointed Controller of the Company. Mr. Brown joined Marquee in January 2012 and has over 15 years of operational and financial accounting experience.
The Company announces the departure of Mr. Trevor Rath, Senior Vice President, Engineering effective September 6, 2013. Marquee thanks Mr. Rath for his efforts and wishes him success in his future endeavors.
Additional Information about Marquee Energy Ltd.
Marquee Energy Ltd. is a publicly traded Calgary-based growth oriented junior oil and gas company currently focused on high rate of return oil development and production. Marquee is committed to growing the company through exploitation of existing opportunities and continued consolidation within its core area at Michichi. Additional information about Marquee may be found in its continuous disclosure documents filed with Canadian securities regulators at www.sedar.com.
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