Savanna Energy Services Corp. Announces Appointment of Christopher Strong to Board of Directors

Savanna Energy Services Corp. Announces Appointment of Christopher Strong to 
Board of Directors 
CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/07/13 -- Savanna Energy
(TSX:SVY) is very pleased to announce the appointment of Christopher
Strong to its Board of Directors, effective today. 
Mr. Strong is an independent businessman with extensive experience in
senior corporate executive and financial roles, including most
recently President and Chief Executive Officer of Union Drilling
Inc., a contract drilling services company operating 53 rigs in the
U.S., prior to its sale in late 2012. He brings to Savanna's Board a
strong background in strategic growth, financial acumen, energy
operations and international experience. Mr. Strong has an MBA in
Finance and MA in International Studies. 
Ken Mullen, Savanna's president and chief executive officer, noted:
"As Savanna continues to expand our operations in the U.S., our Board
and management recognize the need to access the experience of
individuals such as Mr. Strong in assisting in this mission. Savanna
looks forward to his contribution to its Board going forward." 
Savanna is a leading North American contract drilling and oilfield
services company providing a broad range of drilling, well servicing
and related services with a focus on fit for purpose technologies and
industry-leading aboriginal relationships.
Contacts:
Savanna Energy Services Corp.
Ken Mullen
President and CEO
(403) 503-9990
(403) 267-6749 (FAX)
www.savannaenergy.com