Profire Energy to Host Utah Governor, Questar Gas CEO, Salt Lake Chamber
Executives at Private Tour
Government and Industry Leaders to Meet With Profire's Senior Management to
Tour Facilities and Discuss Industry Trends, Legislation
LINDON, Utah, March 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Profire Energy, Inc.
(OTCBB:PFIE), a technology company which manufactures, installs and services
burner management systems and other combustion management technologies for the
oil and gas industry, today announced that it will host a number of business
and government leaders at its office on April 8, 2013 for a private tour of
"We are very much looking forward to meeting with the Profire team," said Lane
Beattie, president of the Salt Lake Chamber. "As one of the fastest-growing
companies in Utah, we hope to see them play an increasingly important role in
the local economy and within the oil and gas industry."
The day's events will include a tour of Profire's headquarters in Lindon,
Utah, as well as a meeting with Profire's executive team and senior
management. Confirmed guests for the day's events include:
*Gary R. Herbert, Governor of Utah
*Ron Jibson, President & Chief Executive Officer of Questar Corporation
*Lane Beattie, President of Salt Lake Chamber
*Brian Lemke, Vice President of Business Development of Salt Lake Chamber
In a recent meeting with Utah lawmakers, Gov. Herbert spoke about the need for
initiatives to improve air quality in the state, as well as the role that
natural gas could play in those initiatives:
"All of us know air quality is an issue, and it's been front and center this
winter," Gov. Herbert said. "We need to find ways to improve our air quality .
. . it impacts our health, it impacts our economy, [and] it impacts our
quality of life."
At the same meeting, Gov. Herbert called natural gas the "fuel of the future"
and emphasized to lawmakers its role in helping to reduce emissions and move
toward greater energy independence and a stronger economy. Profire's executive
team cited their technology's potential to aid in this initiative:
"Effective burner management products help make the industry safer, more
efficient, and more environmentally friendly," said Brenton Hatch, chief
executive officer of Profire. "As an oilfield technology company, we applaud
the thought-leadership shown by the governor on this important topic, and we
look forward to collaborating on initiatives that will accomplish his
objectives and set a pattern for the country."
About Profire Energy, Inc.
Profire Energy assists energy production companies in the safe and efficient
transportation, refinement and production of oil and natural gas. As energy
companies seek greater safety for their employees, compliance with more
stringent EPA standards and enhanced margins with their energy production
processes, Profire Energy's burner management systems are increasingly
becoming part of their solution. To learn more about the company's products
and services, please visit www.profireenergy.com.Profire Energy has offices
in Lindon, Utah; Houston, Texas; and Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
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Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements.This release contains
"forward-looking" statements, including, but not limited to statements about
the upcoming meeting with local government and industry leaders, and Profire
Energy's potential position and role in the local economy and its industry.
All such forward-looking statements are subject to uncertainty and changes in
circumstances. Forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future results
or performance and involve risks, assumptions and uncertainties that could
cause actual events or results to differ materially from the events or results
described in, or anticipated by, the forward-looking statements. Factors that
could materially affect such forward-looking statements include certain
economic, business, public market and regulatory risks and factors identified
in the Company's periodic reports filed with the Securities Exchange
Commission.All forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the safe
harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
1995.All forward-looking statements are made only as of the date of this
release and the Company assumes no obligation to update forward-looking
statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances. Readers should not
place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements.
CONTACT: Profire Energy, Inc.
Andrew Limpert, CFO
Profire Energy, Inc.
Nathan McBride, Investor Relations
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