Forest Oil Names Timothy F. Savoy as VP - Operations Support

Forest Oil has appointed Timothy F. Savoy as Vice President - Operations Support. In this position, Mr. Savoy is responsible for all aspects of Forest's land administration, purchasing, and health, safety and environmental activities.

Mr. Savoy had served as Director - Health, Safety and Environment since joining Forest Oil Corporation on February 28, 2002. Prior to joining Forest, Mr. Savoy held positions in oil and gas production operations, drilling engineering and environmental engineering as well as management positions in environment, health and safety, purchasing, oil and gas marketing and administration with Amoco and Apache Corporation. Mr. Savoy holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Southwestern Louisiana.

This position will report directly to H. Craig Clark, President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Clark stated: "I am extremely pleased to promote Tim to this position. He possesses extensive operations knowledge and leadership abilities. Tim has been involved in our successful acquisition program and will be key in the transition and integration of The Wiser Oil Company acquisition. This organizational change is part of the ongoing restructuring that began in 2003 to enable us to execute our 4-point game plan."