CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - May 13, 2015) - Gar Energy Ltd. ("Gear") (TSX:GXE) is pleased to announce that the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated April 1, 2015 were elected as directors of Gear. The detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at its annual meeting of shareholders are set out below.

On a vote by ballot, each of the following five nominees proposed by management was elected as a director of Gear:

Nominee Outcome of Vote Votes For % For Votes Withheld % Withheld
Greg Bay
Raymond Cej
Harry English
Ingram Gillmore
Donald Gray
Peter Verburg
Elected
Elected
Elected
Elected
Elected
Elected
33,298,383
33,297,883
33,283,483
33,298,383
33,274,183
33,274,183
100.00
99.99
99.95
100.00
99.92
99.92
1,200
1,700
16,100
1,200
25,400
25,400
0.00
0.01
0.05
0.00
0.08
0.08

About Gear Energy Ltd.

Gear is a Canadian exploration and production company with predominantly horizontal heavy oil production in east central Alberta and west central Saskatchewan. The current and ongoing business plan is to continue focusing on being a low cost heavy oil operator, drilling economic wells and acquiring assets on an accretive basis.

Contact Information:

Gear Energy Ltd.
Ingram B. Gillmore
President and Chief Executive Officer
(403) 538-8463