SOURCE: Walter Energy

Walter Energy

November 25, 2009 15:11 ET

Walter Energy CEO Victor P. Patrick to Present at Investor Conferences

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - November 25, 2009) - Walter Energy (NYSE: WLT), a leading U.S. producer and exporter of premium coking coal for the global steel industry, announced today that its chief executive officer, Victor P. Patrick, will present at the Macquarie Capital (USA) Inc. Global Metals & Mining Conference 2009 on Monday, Nov. 30, 2009 at 11:45 a.m. Eastern Standard Time and at the FBR Capital Markets 2009 Fall Investor Conference on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009 at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Standard Time.

Both conferences are in New York and both will be Web cast live over the Internet. Interested parties can listen to the Web casts simply by logging in at www.walterenergy.com.

About Walter Energy

Walter Energy is a leading U.S. producer and exporter of premium coking coal for the global steel industry and also produces steam coal and industrial coal, metallurgical coke and coal bed methane gas. The Company has revenues of approximately $1.2 billion and employs approximately 2,150 people. For more information about Walter Energy, please visit the Company website at www.walterenergy.com.

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