June 19, 2008
Stetson Shareholders Approval Election of Directors, Including Addition of Dr. Fari Goodarzi
STETSON OIL & GAS LTD. ("Stetson" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: SSN) is pleased to announce that at its Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders meeting, Dr. Fari Goodarzi was elected to the Board of Directors.
Dr. Goodarzi's background includes over 40 years of technical and management roles with public, private and government corporations. Fari managed and successfully conducted various regional hydrocarbon evaluation studies in frontier basins such as Arctic Canada. He has extensive experience in the exploration of conventional and unconventional oil, gas & coal resources. Dr. Goodarzi holds a Master of Science and a Doctor of Philosophy in Geology and Geochemistry from University of Newcastle-Upon Tyne in England and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada.
Dr. Goodarzi joins Stan Bharti, Ahmed Said, Bill Ward and Tony Wonnacott on the Board of Directors, all of whom were re-elected by shareholders at the meeting.
Stetson is an emerging junior oil and gas company with exploration, development, and production programs in Saskatchewan and Alberta.
STETSON OIL & GAS LTD.
Bill Ward, President & CEO
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Contacts: Stetson Oil & Gas Ltd. Bill Ward President & CEO (403) 531-1711 Email: [email protected] Website: www.stetsonoilandgas.com
SOURCE: Stetson Oil & Gas Ltd.