FRISCO, TX–(Marketwired – October 20, 2016) – West Texas Resources, Inc. (OTCQX: WTXR), a Texas-based independent oil and gas company is pleased to announce the appointment of William A. Sawyer as President, CEO, and a member of the Board of Directors.
Mr. Sawyer was a founder, President, CEO, and member of the Board of Directors of Lucas Energy, Inc., a public company listed on the NYSEMKT (formerly the AMEX).
Sawyer has more than 39 years of experience in the oil and gas business as a business leader, petroleum engineer, and operations manager.
Mr. Sawyer replaces J.D. Kerr as CEO. Mr. Kerr will remain in the role of CFO for the company.
About West Texas Resources, Inc.
West Texas Resources, Inc. is engaged in the business of oil and gas exploration and development in North America. The Company’s objective is to become an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, development and exploitation of oil and gas properties in North America in partnership with oil and gas producers. The Company’s strategy is to pursue strategic acquisitions of interests in oil and gas properties, including prospects with proven and unproven reserves, which it believes to have development potential. The Company targets both new and existing fields and producing wells to be revitalized.