Ithaca Welcomes New Chief Production Officer

Ithaca announced the appointment of Mr. Mike Travis as Chief Production Officer. Mr. Travis is anticipated to commence employment as an officer of the Company at the beginning of 2012.

Mike Travis (aged 51) has over 28 years of diverse offshore and onshore experience in the oil industry which has been acquired in the North Sea and other challenging international locations. He has held key leadership positions throughout his career in all aspects of Production and Development projects including asset management, drilling and operations. Mr. Travis has previously been employed by BP, LASMO, Venture Production and more recently by Premier Oil. He has a strong track record of generating outstanding team performance and delivering results, throughout his career.