CALGARY, June 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Petrowest Corporation (TSX:PRW) announced
the nomination of James H. Coleman, Q.C. to its board of directors, to
be elected at the upcoming annual shareholders meeting. Mr. Coleman is
a Senior Partner of Norton Rose Canada LLP (formerly Macleod Dixon LLP)
and is a director of a number of public companies. He has extensive
experience in corporate finance, banking, securities and international
law with a focus on the energy and resource sectors.
Rick Quigley, Petrowest's Chief Executive Officer, said "We are
delighted to have Jim Coleman join the Petrowest team. His expertise
will be a valuable addition to the Petrowest board of directors and is
well suited for our planned growth and strategic direction."
Petrowest has called its annual meeting of shareholders for Thursday,
June 28, 2012, at 9:00 a.m., to be held at the office of Norton Rose
Canada LLP in Calgary, Alberta.
Petrowest is an Alberta corporation involved in pre-drilling and
post-completion energy services as well as industrial and civil
infrastructure projects, gravel crushing and hauling for non-energy
sector customers. The Company's primary operations are based in the
Grande Prairie area of northern Alberta and in northeastern British
SOURCE Petrowest Corporation
For further information:
please contact Richard Quigley, President and Chief Executive Officer, or Lloyd A. Wiggins, Chief Financial Officer, at (780) 830-0881 or firstname.lastname@example.org.