Forest Oil Makes Personnel Changes

Forest Oil Corporation has made several executive personnel changes. Mr. Glen J. Mizenko has been recently named Vice President -- Business Development. Mr. Mizenko joined Forest in 2001 and was previously Director -- Business Development. He has been directly involved with the Company's active acquisition program.

Mr. Paul J. Dusha was recently named Vice President -- Human Resources. Mr. Dusha joined Forest in 2001 as Director -- Human Resources. Prior to joining Forest, Mr. Dusha served as Vice President -- Human Resources and Administration for Virginia Indonesia Company, a privately owned international oil and gas company.

Mr. Michael N. Kennedy was promoted to a new position, Managing Director -- Capital Markets and Treasurer effective November 1, 2005. Mr. Kennedy will report directly to David H. Keyte, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and be responsible for the execution of capital markets and derivatives activities as well as all treasury activities.

Mr. Patrick J. Redmond, Manager of Insurance and Financial Analysis, was promoted to Director -- Investor Relations for Forest replacing Mr. Kennedy in that role.