Athabasca Oil Sands Corporation : AOSC Announces the Appointment of a New Board Member
04/03/2012| 08:26am US/Eastern
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Athabasca Oil Sands Corp. Announces the Appointment of a New
April 03, 2012 (6:00 a.m. E.S.T.)
CALGARY - Athabasca Oil Sands Corp. (TSX: ATH) (AOSC) is
pleased to announce the addition of Mr. Ronald J. Eckhardt to
the Board of Directors of Athabasca Oil Sands Corp. Mr.
Eckhardt brings over 35 years of oil and gas industry
experience, starting as a drilling engineer and working up
through positions of increasing responsibility ultimately
overseeing exploration, development and production operations
in onshore Canada and the USA for Talisman Energy Inc. Mr.
Eckhardt recently retired as Executive Vice- President, North
American Operations with Talisman Energy Inc.
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Athabasca is a dynamic, Canadian company focused on
development of oil resource plays in Alberta, Canada. It has
accumulated a large, high quality resource base suitable for
extraction of extra heavy crude oil (bitumen) and light oil.
The company is well financed and, with its excellent assets
and talented people, Athabasca is poised to become a major
Canadian oil producer. It is traded on the TSX under the
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