Western Energy Services Corp.
TSX VENTURE : WRG

June 17, 2011 17:56 ET

Western Energy Services Corp. Appointment of Two New Directors and Approval of Share Consolidation

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - June 17, 2011) -

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Western Energy Services Corp. ("Western") (TSX VENTURE:WRG) announced today that Lorne A. Gartner was elected as a director of Western at its Annual and Special Meeting held on June 16, 2011, and that following that meeting Donald D. Copeland was appointed as a director of Western.

In addition, the previously announced consolidation of its common shares on a basis of one new common share for each 20 common shares presently issued was approved by special resolution of the shareholders of Western.

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Contact Information

  • Dale E. Tremblay
    Chief Executive Officer
    403-984-5929
    dtremblay@wesc.ca

    Alex MacAusland
    President
    403-984-5932
    amacausland@wesc.ca

    Jeffrey K. Bowers
    COO VP Finance and CFO
    403-984-5933
    jbowers@wesc.ca

    Western Energy Services Corp.
    900, 606 – 4th Street SW Calgary, Alberta T2P 1T1
    403-984-5916
    403.984.5917 (FAX)