Athabasca Oil Corporation Reports Voting Results of Election of Directors

CALGARY, May 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Athabasca Oil Corporation (TSX: ATH) announces that at its annual general and special meeting of shareholders held on May 8, 2014, each of the following six nominees proposed as directors were elected. The results of the voting for each nominee are as follows:

Nominee Votes For Votes Withheld
No. % No. %
Tom Buchanan 197,742,043 98.19% 3,654,506 1.81%
Gary Dundas 193,423,747 96.04% 7,972,802 3.96%
Ronald Eckhardt 201,317,689 99.96% 78,860 0.04%
Marshall McRae 199,222,942 98.92% 2,173,607 1.08%
Peter Sametz 201,173,523 99.89% 223,026 0.11%
Sveinung Svarte 200,769,172 99.69% 627,377 0.31%

About Athabasca Oil Corporation

Athabasca Oil Corporation is a dynamic, Canadian energy company with a diverse portfolio of thermal and light oil assets. Situated in Alberta's Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin, Athabasca has amassed a significant land base of extensive, high quality resources. Athabasca's common shares trade on the TSX under the symbol "ATH". For more information, visit www.atha.com.

SOURCE Athabasca Oil Corporation

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Media and Financial Community
Matthew Taylor
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Communications
1-403-817-9104
mtaylor@atha.com 

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Tracy Robinson
Manager, Investor Relations
1-403-532-7446
trobinson@atha.com