Baytex Reports Election of Directors

Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE)(NYSE:BTE) reports that the nominees listed in its Information Circular-Proxy Statement for the 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders were elected as directors. Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the Annual Meeting held earlier today are set out below.

Name of Nominee Votes For Votes Withheld
# % # %
James L. Bowzer 72,870,052 89.49% 8,556,365 10.51%
John A. Brussa 57,365,792 70.45% 24,060,625 29.55%
Raymond T. Chan 70,050,680 86.03% 11,375,737 13.97%
Edward Chwyl 72,891,653 89.52% 8,534,764 10.48%
Naveen Dargan 73,111,689 89.79% 8,314,728 10.21%
R.E.T. (Rusty) Goepel 72,931,120 89.57% 8,495,297 10.43%
Gregory K. Melchin 73,148,482 89.83% 8,277,935 10.17%
Mary Ellen Peters 73,042,430 89.70% 8,383,987 10.30%
Dale O. Shwed 71,437,568 87.73% 9,988,849 12.27%

For complete voting results, please see our Report of Voting Results which will be available shortly through SEDAR at and EDGAR at

Baytex Energy Corp. is a dividend-paying oil and gas corporation based in Calgary, Alberta. The company is engaged in the acquisition, development and production of crude oil and natural gas in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin and in the Eagle Ford in the United States. Approximately 82% of Baytex’s production is weighted toward crude oil and natural gas liquids. Baytex pays a monthly dividend on its common shares which are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BTE.

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