Western Energy Services Corp.

Western Energy Services Corp.

May 10, 2016 16:23 ET

Western Energy Services Corp. Announces Director Election Results

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - May 10, 2016) - Western Energy Services Corp. ("Western" or the "Company") (TSX:WRG) today announces the director election results from its 2016 annual meeting of shareholders held on May 9, 2016. According to the proxies received and ballots cast at the meeting, the following five nominees were elected as directors to hold office until the next annual meeting of shareholders or until their successors are elected or appointed, unless such office is earlier vacated in accordance with the by-laws of the Company:

Nominee # Votes For % Votes For # Votes Withheld % Votes Withheld
Donald D. Copeland 58,150,744 97.40 % 1,554,653 2.60 %
Lorne A. Gartner 56,805,675 95.14 % 2,899,722 4.86 %
Alex R.N. MacAusland 59,078,240 98.95 % 627,157 1.05 %
Ronald P. Mathison 56,688,311 94.95 % 3,017,086 5.05 %
John R. Rooney 58,749,945 98.40 % 955,452 1.60 %

Western is an oilfield service company which provides contract drilling services in Canada through its division Horizon Drilling and in the United States through its wholly-owned subsidiary Stoneham Drilling Corporation. In Canada, Western also provides well servicing through its division Eagle Well Servicing and provides oilfield rental services through its division Aero Rental Services.

Contact Information

  • Western Energy Services Corp.
    Alex R.N. MacAusland
    President and CEO
    403.984.5917 (FAX)

    Western Energy Services Corp.
    Jeffrey K. Bowers
    Senior VP Finance and CFO
    403.984.5917 (FAX)