Painted Pony announces retirement of CFO

06/27/2017

CALGARY, June 27, 2017 /CNW/ - Painted Pony Energy Ltd. ("Painted Pony" or the "Corporation") (TSX: PONY) announces that John H. Van de Pol, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, has advised Painted Pony's board of directors and executive team of his intention to retire. Mr. Van de Pol's retirement will be effective August 15, 2017, which is after the release of the second quarter 2017 financial results.  Mr. Van de Pol has been a member of the executive team for approximately four years and has provided leadership through a very dramatic period of growth.  The executive team and the board thank him for his contributions and wish him all the best in his retirement.  An executive search firm has been engaged to find a suitable replacement.

ABOUT PAINTED PONY

Painted Pony is a publicly-traded natural gas company based in Western Canada.  The Corporation is primarily focused on the development of natural gas and natural gas liquids from the Montney formation in northeast British Columbia.  Painted Pony's common shares trade on the TSX under the symbol "PONY".

 

SOURCE Painted Pony Energy Ltd.

Patrick R. Ward, President and CEO, (403) 475-0440; John H. Van de Pol, Senior Vice President and CFO, (403) 475-0440; Jason Fleury, Director, Investor Relations, (403) 776-3261, info@paintedpony.ca, www.paintedpony.ca

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