Weststar Resources Corp.

Weststar Resources Corp.

May 31, 2011 03:01 ET

Weststar Appoints David Michaud as Executive Chairman of the Board

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 31, 2011) - Weststar Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE:WER) (FRANKFURT:HN3) (the "Company") is pleased to welcome David Michaud to the position of Executive Chairman of the board.

Mr. Michaud is a Queen`s University Graduate in Mining Engineering with nearly 20 years experience. This French, English and Spanish speaking Entrepreneur has worked for several large scale mining producing companies in both North & South America. For the last year, Mr. Michaud has been consulting in mining for MetallurgyInMotion Inc. Prior to that, he was acting as operations manager to Corriente Resources Inc. and involved in the feasibility study of its large-tonnage copper-gold project in South America. Mr. Michaud will be involved in Weststar`s growth and shareholder value maximization.

President Mitchell Adam stated "We are thrilled to have someone of David's abilities join the Board of Directors at Weststar Resources. His abilities and experience in the mining industry will complement the group we have in place currently within the company."

On Behalf of the Board

Mitchell Adam, President

Weststar Resources Corp.

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