Trident Appoints Withey to Executive Status

The Board of Directors of Trident Resources Corp. and Trident Exploration Corp. reported that Mr. Alan Withey was recently hired as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Withey brings over 16 years of industry experience to Trident previously working with Devon Energy Corporation, Pioneer Natural Resources Canada, and most recently with Ironhorse Oil & Gas Inc. Over the past 6 years, Alan has held the Chief Financial Officer position in two junior public oil & gas companies in Canada. Mr. Withey holds the following professional designations - Chartered Accountant (Alberta), Certified Public Accountant (Illinois) and Certified Financial Planner (Canada).