WellStar Energy Corp.

WellStar Energy Corp.

December 22, 2008 17:28 ET

WellStar Energy Appoints Mr. Craig D. Thomas to Board of Directors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 22, 2008) - WellStar Energy Corp. (TSX VENTURE:WSE)(FRANKFURT:W6V1) announced today the appointment of Mr. Craig D. Thomas to the Company's Board of Directors.

Mr. Thomas was born in Vancouver, British Columbia on April 28, 1952. He obtained his undergraduate degree in 1975 from Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts and in 1978 his LL.B. from the University of Alberta Law School in Edmonton, Alberta. He was called to the British Columbia Bar in 1979. Mr. Thomas' practice primarily relates to corporate and securities law matters including the structuring and implementation of corporate financing transactions, public and private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, registration, reporting and compliance matters, proxy solicitations and general corporate matters. He represents certain investment banking firms, provides advice to various public corporations and is a director of a number of public companies trading on North American exchanges.

Mr. Thomas replaces Mr. Jeff Tindale and Mr. Grady P. Flinn who have resigned from the company's board of directors. The company thanks Messrs. Tindale and Flinn for their services to the company and wishes them well in their future endeavours.

The Company is also pleased to announce the re-appointment of Mr. Andrew H. Rees as President and CEO.

The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • WellStar Energy Corp.
    Andrew H. Rees
    President and CEO
    (604) 669-6463
    (604) 669-3041 (FAX)
    Website: www.wellstarenergy.com