TORONTO, Jan. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blue Sky Energy Inc. (“Blue Sky” or the “Company”) (TSXV: BSI.H) is pleased to announce that Mr. Kenny Choi has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer and a director of the Company effective immediately.
Mr. Choi is a corporate lawyer who is corporate secretary and legal consultant to various TSX and TSX Venture listed companies in the mining and technology industries. He was previously an associate at a large Toronto corporate law firm, where he worked on a variety of corporate and commercial transactions. Mr. Choi studied at Western University, where he obtained a Juris Doctor from the Faculty of Law and an Honours Business Administration degree from the Ivey Business School. Mr. Choi is also the Corporate Secretary of Blue Sky Energy.
The appointment of Mr. Choi follows Mr. Ahmed Said's resignation as Chief Executive Officer and a director of the Company, also effective immediately. The board and management of the Company express their gratitude to Mr. Said for his efforts and extensive contributions and wish him well in his future endeavours.
Stock Option Grant
The Company has granted a total of 2,640,000 stock options to certain officers, directors and consultants of the Company pursuant to the Company’s stock option plan. The stock options vest immediately and may be exercised at a price of $0.155 (the closing price of the common shares of the Company as of the date of this press release) per option for a period of five years from the date of grant. This grant of options is subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.
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Blue Sky Energy Inc. is a Canadian oil and gas exploration company.
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