Advantage Announces Executive Appointment - Chief Operating Officer

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CALGARY, Nov. 1, 2018 /CNW/ - Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. ("Advantage" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Michael Belenkie to the position of Chief Operating Officer.  Mr. Belenkie has over 20 years of experience in the oil and gas industry in a variety of senior management roles which included a diversity of both technical and high level business positions.  Mike holds a Mechanical Engineering degree and his work experience includes major producers and successful start-up companies including Talisman Energy Inc., Painted Pony Energy Ltd. and Modern Resources Inc. 

As Advantage expands its operating areas and continues to strengthen its already solid business foundation, Mike's skill set and leadership will complement the existing management team and the Corporation as a whole.  In his role as Chief Operating Officer, Mike will oversee the areas of Corporate Development, Marketing & Commercial and Operations/Engineering.  

Advantage looks forward to Mike's contributions in helping to enhance value creation in developing our Montney resource.


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