Nwest Appoints Bill Flemming to the Board of Directors

CNW Group

HALIFAX , Oct. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - NWest Energy Corp. ("NWest") (NWN.V) announces that, subject to Regulatory approval, Bill Fleming is appointed to the Board of Directors of NWest Energy Corp. and as CFO of the corporation.  Mr. Fleming has an extensive business background with national and international companies. Mr. Fleming has been VP E-Commerce for GlobeNet Communications and is presently serving as a member, director and co-founder of Goose Bay Capital Corporation. Mr. Fleming also has served with senior executive teams dealing with equity and debt financings. He is a graduate of St. Francis Xavier University with a Bachelor of Business Administration.

Mr. Fleming replaces Robert Webb , who has resigned as a Board of Director of NWest Energy to focus on other interests.  The Board of Directors of NWest would like to thank him for his significant contributions to the corporation.

Mr. Fleming also replaces Rob Randall , who has resigned as CFO of NWest. Mr. Randall will stay on with NWest in a consultancy capacity to the company.

About NWest Energy
NWest Energy is a Canadian junior oil and gas company with exploration interests off the west coast of Newfoundland and Labrador . Further information regarding the Corporation is available at www.nwestenergy.com.

The statements made in this News Release may contain certain forward-looking statements. Actual events or results may differ from the Corporation's expectations. Certain risk factors may also affect the actual results achieved by the Corporation.

There can be no assurance that forward-looking information will prove to be accurate. Should one or more of these risks and uncertainties materialize, or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may vary materially from any conclusions, forecasts or projections described in the forward-looking information. Accordingly, readers are advised not to place undue reliance on forward-looking information. Except as required under applicable securities legislation, the Corporation undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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SOURCE NWest Energy Corp.

Contact:

NWest Energy Corp.
Kevin Aylward
President & CEO
(709) 693-0080

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