CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Feb. 17, 2012) - Touchstone Exploration Inc. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:TAB.V - News) announces that the Company has granted an aggregate of 3,050,000 stock options to acquire common shares in the capital of the Company, to employees, officers and directors, at a price of $0.42 per share. The options vest over a period of three (3) years. Of the grant, 2,150,000 options have been granted to officers and directors.
The Company is an oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in Trinidad and Tobago.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Paul Baay, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
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Touchstone Exploration Inc.
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
(403) 514-0383 (FAX)