SOURCE: National Automation Services, Inc.

National Automation Services, Inc.

June 09, 2015 09:52 ET

National Automation Services Appoints Additional Independent Directors

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Jun 9, 2015) - National Automation Services, Inc. ("NAS" or "Company") (OTC PINK: NASV) a growing oil and gas services company, today announced the appointment of two additional directors, John Merkel and Brent Robbins.

 John Merkel, an engineer, has held upper management positions in many oil and gas production companies over his 25 plus year career. Since 2012, Mr. Merkel has served as a Drilling Superintendent for Triangle Petroleum Corporation, a vertically integrated energy company, where he oversees all aspects of well site drilling. Prior to that from 2011 to 2012, Mr. Merkel served as Wellsite Supervisor for Fidelity Exploration & Production Company, an oil and gas company that is part of the MDU Resources Group, where he supervised onsite drilling operations. From 2006 to 2011, Mr. Merkel served in a variety of drilling operations/engineering roles for Anardarko Petroleum Corporation, one of the largest independent exploration and production companies. Prior to this, Mr. Merkel has served in supervision/engineering roles with Northwestern Energy and Montana Power Company. Mr. Merkel holds a B.S. and M.S. in Petroleum Engineering from Montana Tech.

Brent Robbins, a CPA, brings over 25 years of accounting experience in the oilfield, construction, banking, securities, insurance, technology, entertainment and healthcare industries. Since 2010, Mr. Robbins has been principal of his own accounting practice where he specializes in tax planning and preparation, providing CFO services, and business consulting. Prior to that, Mr. Robbins served in a variety of accounting roles including serving as tax manager, CFO for hire and principal of an accounting practice. Mr. Robbins began his accounting career at KPMG in the tax department. Mr. Robbins obtained a B.S. in Accounting from Brigham Young University and graduated from the University of Utah with a Masters of Professional Accountancy in Taxation.

Robert Chance, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "We are pleased to welcome John Merkel and Brent Robbins to the NAS Board which follows the recent appointment of John McKeachnie. They both bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to the NAS team. We believe their contributions will greatly benefit the Company and shareholders as we strive to meet our strategic goals of building the Company, with aspirations of up-listing to a national securities exchange in the near future."

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About National Automation Services, Inc.

National Automation Services is building a portfolio of complementary oil and gas services through acquisitions. Through its subsidiary, JD Field Services, Inc., the Company provides oilfield services to the oil and gas industry in the United States. It primarily focuses on drilling services, operation services, and maintenance services of the well-site activities.

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