Tekoil Engages Top Investment Bank Specializing in Small-Cap Cos.

Tekoil & Gas Corporation has engaged J. Giordano Securities Group, a premier investment bank known for its experience in the capital markets and with small-cap companies in particular.

"We're extremely pleased to be working with an investment bank with this level of expertise and industry reputation," said Mark Western, Tekoil's Chairman and CEO.

"This relationship complements our ongoing plan to raise Tekoil's profile, both financially and publicly. Our goal has always been to take all steps necessary to maximize shareholder value and increase investor confidence in Tekoil," Western added.

James Giordano, President and CEO of J. Giordano Securities Group, expressed his confidence in Tekoil's management team and industry potential. "We are delighted to be working with Mark Western and the Tekoil team," stated Giordano, a recognized securities industry leader.

"We have followed Tekoil's progress for some time now. We believe we have a clear understanding of its significant assets and look forward to working together to find solutions to realize and unlock shareholder value," Giordano added.