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Crown Oil and Gas adds Peter Kurceba to the board

Staff writer | Bellingham, Wash., USA | October 28, 2010
Crown Oil and GasOctober 28, 2010, Bellingham, Wash., USA - Crown Oil and Gas, Inc. announced that Peter Kurceba has joined the company's board of directors.
Mr. Kurceba spent more than 35 years in various capacities in management and exploration in the oil exploration sector.

Mr. Kurceba recently retired as a Partner of J.F. Mackie & Company, an independent equity investment firm based in Calgary, Alberta, where he provided technical perspectives on domestic and foreign resource deals from 2004 to 2010.

Mr. Kurceba was a founder and VP Exploration of Profico Energy Management Ltd. from 2000-2004. From 1992-1997, he was CEO and founding shareholder of Canrise Resources Ltd, a Calgary based startup that acquired, developed and managed reserves and was subsequently sold to Poco Petroleum Ltd.

Mr. Kurceba was Managing Partner and Director of General Atlantic Oils Ltd from 1989 - 1992, where he participated in the recapitalization and management of a private Canadian oil and gas subsidiary and was responsible for exploration, development and acquisition efforts.

Mr. Kurceba’s other positions included Chief Geologist and VP of Poco Petroleum Ltd. from 1983-1989; Exploration Manager of Conwest Exploration Ltd from 1981 – 1983; Exploration Manager of Concept Resources Ltd from 1980 – 1981; Senior Geologist of Merland Explorations Ltd from 1979 - 1980; District Geologist at Norcen Energy Resources Ltd from 1977-1979; and, Geologist and Junior Geologist at Mobil Oil Canada Ltd from 1973 – 1977.

Mr. Kurceba obtained his B.Sc. in Geology from the University of Alberta in 1972. He is currently a Director of Yoho Resources Ltd.