New Western Energy Corporation Retains CorProminence to Provide Investor Relations Services

NEW YORK and IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 10, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New Western Energy Corp. (OTCBB:NWTR), an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of oil, gas and minerals primarily in North America, announced today that it has retained CorProminence, LLC, a leading investor relations and strategic advisory firm to assist the Company with investor relations and shareholder communications. CorProminence will focus on expanding market awareness for New Western, conveying the Company's key messages to the institutional and retail investment communities. CorProminence, LLC, a boutique investor relations firm, specializes in leveraging the most effective investment, growth and exposure strategies for small to mid-sized companies through an integrated approach to relationship development and corporate communications.

"CorProminence has the right blend of deeply established relationships among the institutional and retail investment communities for our needs," said Javan Khazali, President of New Western Energy Corp. "Their proactive, strategic approach will significantly enhance our communications outreach in effectively communicating our business model and growth strategy as well as raise awareness of NWTR within the investment communities," he continued.

"New Western Energy is at the right stage in their development to fully capitalize on our specialized approach to gaining traction within the investment communities we reach. We are delighted to have been chosen to drive their market awareness and look forward to exceptional results," commented Scott Gordon, President of CorProminence. He continued, "We are perfectly positioned to leverage our resources to achieve high impact visibility for New Western."

About CorProminence, LLC

Headquartered in Garden City, New York, CorProminence, LLC is comprised of senior market and practice leaders with expertise in Institutional and Retail investor relations and integrated corporate communications. CorProminence provides proprietary integrated Investor and Public Relations Solutions that yield the greatest exposure for small to mid-sized companies. For more information please visit

About New Western Energy Corp.

New Western Energy Corp. is an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration development and production of oil, gas and minerals primarily in North America. To learn more about the Company, visit:

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CONTACT: Javan Khazali (949) 435-0977 info@newwesternenergy.comSource:New Western Energy Corp.