SOURCE: WorldVest Equity, Inc.

WorldVest Equity, Inc.

February 20, 2009 09:10 ET

Peter Dunev Joins WorldVest Equity as a Managing Director

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - February 20, 2009) - WorldVest Equity, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WVVEF) ("WorldVest"), a global merchant bank, is excited to announce the addition of Mr. Peter Dunev to its senior management team. Mr. Dunev has been actively involved in the global financial industry for 37 years. During this time he has spent considerable amounts of time living and working in the Middle East, Europe, and South America. Mr. Dunev brings to WorldVest a wealth of experience and extensive network of high-level relationships spanning governments, private industry, and the global finance industry.

In 1995, Mr. Dunev launched his own advisory firm, specializing in technology and alternative energy, engaging clients throughout the United States and the Middle East. Since that time, he has been involved in numerous private equity transactions as a principal and advisor. Having participated in all aspects of transaction execution, Mr. Dunev brings a level of experience to WorldVest that will prove invaluable for the organization's ongoing growth and its ability to create value for its shareholders.

Mr. Dunev began his Wall Street career in 1972 and worked as a broker at Bache & Co., Loeb Rhoades, and E.F. Hutton for a total of 20 years. During this time he managed and actively traded the portfolios of his international clients. In the 1980s, Mr. Dunev became an advisor in energy policy to various governments and corporations around the world. In the late 1990s, he co-founded D&B Capital in London, launching the Clean Energy Fund under the auspices of UNESCO. During this time, Mr. Dunev served on the Board of Directors of the American Council of Renewable Energy (ACORE) and was a member of the Business Council of the United Nations.

Prior to his career in finance, Mr. Dunev was a U.S. Marine Corps officer and a Naval Aviator, serving a tour of duty in Vietnam and flying over 400 missions as a helicopter pilot. He currently lives with his wife and family in Los Angeles, California.

WorldVest warmly welcomes Mr. Dunev as its newest Managing Director. The company looks forward to further developing its management team and global infrastructure and to establishing itself as a leader in global merchant banking.

For more information please refer to the WorldVest website at www.WorldVestEquity.com, call (310) 277-1513, or email investor@WorldVestEquity.com.

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