CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - May 20, 2015) - Touchstone Exploration Inc. ("Touchstone" or the "Company") (TSX:TXP) announces that at its annual meeting of shareholders held on May 20, 2015, the following seven director nominees were elected:

Name of Director Nominee Votes For Votes Withheld
Number Percent (%) Number Percent (%)
Paul R. Baay 17,906,902 91.17% 1,734,168 8.83%
Kenneth R. McKinnon 18,095,391 97.95% 379,591 2.05%
Trevor Mitzel 18,086,219 97.90% 388,763 2.10%
Corey C. Ruttan 17,887,329 91.07% 1,753,741 8.93%
Thomas E. Valentine 17,910,664 91.19% 1,730,406 8.81%
Dr. Harrie Vredenburg 18,095,216 97.94% 379,766 2.06%
John D. Wright 16,517,163 84.10% 3,123,907 15.90%

In addition, the shareholders approved the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the auditors for the ensuing year, the confirmation of the Company's shareholder rights plan, as well as the unallocated options under Touchstone's stock option plan.

For complete voting results, please see the Company's Report of Voting Results available through SEDAR at

Touchstone Exploration Inc. is a Calgary-based company engaged in the business of acquiring interests in petroleum and natural gas rights, and the exploration, development, production and sale of petroleum and natural gas. Touchstone is currently active in onshore properties located in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and western Canada. The Company's common shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "TXP".

Contact Information:

Touchstone Exploration Inc.
Mr. Paul Baay
President and Chief Executive Officer

Touchstone Exploration Inc.
Mr. Scott Budau
Chief Financial Officer
(403) 750-4400