TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 18, 2014) - MCW Energy Group Limited ("MCW") (TSX VENTURE:MCW)(OTCQX:MCWEF), a Canadian holding company involved in fuel distribution and the creation of oil sands extraction technology, announces today that its board of directors has approved the grant of 400,000 stock options to Bill G. Calsbeck, a recently appointed director of MCW, at an exercise price of $1.10 per common share expiring on August 15, 2019. MCW currently has 46,448,614 issued and outstanding common shares and pursuant to its fixed number option plan can grant up to 8,399,315 stock options. Including the grant announced today, MCW currently has 2,883,426 stock options outstanding. The options and underlying common shares will be subject to a four month hold period from the date of issuance of the option.
About MCW Energy Group Limited
MCW is focused on value creation as (i) a distributor of gasoline and diesel fuels to service stations in Southern California for 75 years, having revenue in the fiscal year ending August 31, 2011 of US$241.5 million, revenue of US$363.3 million for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2012, and revenue of US$431.9 million for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2013, and (ii) as a developer of proprietary technology for the extraction of oil from oil sands at its first field in Asphalt Ridge, Utah, USA. MCW's management team is comprised of individuals who have extensive knowledge in both conventional and unconventional oil and gas projects and production, as well as refinery and fuel distribution experience.
The information in this news release includes certain information and statements about management's view of future events, expectations, plans and prospects that constitute forward looking statements. These statements are based upon assumptions that are subject to significant risks and uncertainties. Because of these risks and uncertainties and as a result of a variety of factors, the actual results, expectations, achievements or performance may differ materially from those anticipated and indicated by these forward looking statements. Forward-looking statements in this news release, include, but are not limited to the commercial viability of the technology and the extraction plant, economic performance and future plans and objectives of MCW. Any number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements as well as future results. Although MCW believes that the expectations reflected in forward looking statements are reasonable, they can give no assurances that the expectations of any forward looking statements will prove to be correct. Except as required by law, MCW disclaims any intention and assumes no obligation to update or revise any forward looking statements to reflect actual results, whether as a result of new information, future events, changes in assumptions, changes in factors affecting such forward looking statements or otherwise.
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