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Strategic Oil & Gas appoints Aaron Thompson as chief financial officer

Staff writer | Calgary, AB, Canada | January 22, 2013
Strategic Oil & GasJanuary 22, 2013, Calgary, AB, Canada - Strategic Oil & Gas Ltd. the appointment of Aaron Thompson as its chief financial officer.
Mr. Thompson, a chartered accountant, brings more than 12 years of senior management experience in the North American energy industry from a number of public oil and gas companies which include Perpetual Energy, Paramount Resources, Summit Resources, and Apache Canada Corp. where he held various senior accounting and controller positions. He graduated in 1996 from the University of Lethbridge with a Bachelor of Management Degree and is a member of the Canadian and Alberta Institutes of Chartered Accountants.

The company also announced the appointment of Cody Smith as its vice president of operations.

Mr. Smith worked the last 25 years of his professional career with pre-merger company AEC and then Encana Corporation. He led teams in Drilling, Completions, Facilities, Production Engineering and Operations and Safety in British Columbia and Alberta. For the last five years he held Team Lead positions in the Ft Nelson, Canadian Deep Basin, Cutbank and Bighorn Business Units.

Mr. Smith was involved during new play development in the Jean Marie, Horn River, Montney, Alberta Cretaceous stacked plays, and Duvernay. He has an Honours Diploma in Petroleum Technology from Southern Alberta Institute of Technology.