Geocan Energy Names New Vice President

Geocan Energy Inc. reports that, effective today, Mr. Scott Gordon has been appointed as Vice-President Engineering & Operations. Mr. Gordon brings over 22 years of industry and engineering expertise to the management team at Geocan. Most recently, he was Principal of Integrated Resource Engineering Ltd. (IREL), a project management consulting firm that provides integrated operations management and facility project management.

Mr. Gordon will provide strategic direction, engineering expertise and leadership to all aspects of GEOCAN's engineering and operations department. He will work with all stakeholders to ensure Geocan's engineering and operations requirements are met in a timely and cost-effective manner. All of Mr. Gordon's staff from IREL will also be joining GEOCAN including a Junior Engineer, Intermediate Technologist, and Drafting Lead.

Wayne Wadley, Geocan President, commented: "We're very enthusiastic about Scott and his team joining Geocan. With the drilling, facility, pipeline and operations projects currently underway, the new team's proven track record of quality engineering management will be of great benefit to the Company."

Mr. Gordon has a broad range of experience. He was the Operations Manager at Petromet Resources Ltd. prior to forming IREL. He also held positions at Enerplus Resources Fund, DPH Engineering Inc. and Westcoast Petroleum Ltd.

Mr. Gordon completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Calgary in 1993. He is a member of The Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta (APEGGA) and a member of The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (APEGBC).