SOURCE: Premier Holding Corp.

April 23, 2012 09:30 ET

Premier Holding Corp. Announces the Appointment of Kevin Donovan, Chief Executive Officer and President

ALISO VIEJO, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 23, 2012) - Premier Holding Corp. (OTCBB: PRHL) announced today the appointment of Kevin B. Donovan, Chief Executive Officer and President of Premier Holding Corp. Previously, Mr. Donovan was appointed to serve as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc., on February 22, 2012. Mr. Donovan is the sole director of Premier Holding Corp. ("the Company"), and the Company plans to engage a new Chief Financial Officer and Secretary, plus appoint additional persons to the Board of Directors and management team in the near future.

Mr. Donovan is a chief strategist and master brand architect with over 25 years of leadership across key industries in technology, retail, sports, food service, hospitality, gaming and interactive entertainment. During Donovan's role as Director of Brand Image for the Salt Lake 2002 Olympics, USA Today tagged Kevin as "The Martha Stewart of the Olympics," creating one of the most successful Olympic games in revenue, ticket sales, licensing, sponsorship and broadcast viewership with his former management team and U.S. Republican Presidential hopeful Governor Mitt Romney. Donovan has worked closely with the C-suite of Fortune 500 brands, premier athletes, celebrities and their various business ventures. Donovan has co-founded and served as Chairman, Director, CEO and President of public and private companies during the startup, growth and turnaround phases of a company's lifecycle, with an emphasis in the creation of value in challenging environments.

From 1994 to date, Donovan was the co-founder and SVP of Saint Andrews Golf Corporation Las Vegas; the creator of the All-American SportPark Las Vegas, Callaway Golf Center, Major League Baseball Slugger Stadium, NASCAR SpeedParks and Pepsi AllSport Arena; Director of Brand Image Salt Lake 2002 Winter Olympics and 2002 Paralympics Organizing Committees; CEO, President and Director of Smoothie King Franchises, Inc.; Managing Director, Vice President of Fotoball USA/K2; co-founder and President of Bluetorch Online Games/ Planetwide Games, Inc./ MashON; CEO and Co-Chairman of Electronic Game Card; co-founder and Director of WePower, LLC Renewable Energy Solutions; Director R66T WiFi/YMAX Digital Media Networks; Consultant to HAVI Global Solutions and The Marketing Store; President VitaminSpice, Inc.; Consultant, Strategist and Director of RES Interactive / Management highlights of Donovan include Director of Brand Image Salt Lake 2002 Winter Olympics responsible for the Look & Feel of the Games, marketing sponsorship integration and brand image management. Donovan is a well-respected creative visionary and has a keen sense for securing business opportunities through his professional global network of industry leaders.

"I would like to personally thank Jack Gregory, former CEO, founder, and his wife and business partner Jasmine Gregory, CFO and Secretary, for their support and dedication to the Company since its inception and the new direction for the company and its shareholders," stated Kevin Donovan, CEO of the Company. Jack Gregory and Jasmine Gregory still remain as shareholders in the Company.

About Premier Holding Corp.
Premier Holding Corp. is a Nevada corporation, publicly traded (PRHL.OB) as the Parent Holding Corporation with its first operating subsidiary, WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc. ("WEPOWER Eco"), a Delaware corporation. Premier Holding Corp. provides financial and management expertise which includes access to capital, financing, legal, insurance, mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and management strategies and to its current subsidiary, WEPOWER Eco, and other future subsidiaries. The Company intends to acquire clean technology companies and/or green products and services that are accretive and can be seamlessly integrated into its subsidiary and utilize the overall economics of these products for the benefit of its subsidiary.

About WEPOWER Ecolutions Inc.
WEPOWER Eco is a U.S. based "Energy Service Company" (ESCo) in the Los Angeles area that offers clean energy products and services commercial middle market companies, Fortune 500 brands, developers and management companies of large scale residential developments. WEPOWER Eco business focus is U.S. market with strategic expansion plans in Latin America, Asia and Europe. The core business expects to deliver green solutions, branded specifically by the business as "ecolutions," which include best of class alternative energy technologies, wind turbines, solar power systems, green roofs, smart lighting controls, battery storage power plants, energy and power control management systems, fuel reduction solutions for transportation and other clean technologies specific to its market. Additional integrated business offerings will include direct energy services as power purchase agreements (PPAs), energy financing and leasing of solar and wind-powered generation programs in urban and rural real estate environments.