NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Treaty Energy Corporation (OTCQB: TECO), ( www.treatyenergy.com), a growth-oriented international energy company, announced today the appointment of George W. Warren Jr to Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Executive Director of the Company, effective October 17, 2012. George Warren, a Director of Tanjung Offshore, a Malaysia based Company Offering Comprehensive Services to the International Oil, Gas & Energy Industries, was appointed to Treaty Energy's Board of Directors as an Independent Non-Executive Director as of September 1, 2012. Andrew V. Reid, Chairman of Treaty Energy Corporation, commented, "I am particularly pleased to have George Warren as our Chief Financial Officer. His credentials and experience will prove to be a terrific addition to our leadership team." Bio for George W. Warren Jr – Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Executive Director of Treaty Energy Corporation: George William Warren Jr., 42, was appointed as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of Treaty Energy Corporation, effective October 17, 2012. Mr. Warren has served as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company since September 1, 2012. He also serves as Independent Non-Executive Director of Tanjung Offshore since August 28, 2007. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting (Graduating with Beta Alpha Psi Accounting Honors) from the Louisiana State University. In 1993, after graduation, he joined Wegmann Dazet & Co., a professional corporation of certified public accountants in New Orleans, LA, where he was both a Senior Auditor and a Forensic Auditor. In 1997, he was appointed as the Managing Director of BWB Controls, Inc., at Houma, LA, a worldwide manufacturer of pneumatic, hydraulic and electric surface safety equipment engineered specifically for the oil and gas industry. In 2006, he became a Director/Investor in Mezco Fabrication, L.L.C., at Carencro, LA, a manufacturer of precision sheet metal parts utilizing laser cutting technology for the oil and gas industry, a position he continues to hold. He also serves as a member of the AC of Tanjung. For more about Tanjung Offshore, headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, go to: http://www.tanjungoffshore.com.my/portal/ Mr. Reid concluded, "As Treaty continues to grow, we see George Warren's knowledge and experience in the international offshore oil, gas and energy industries as a wonderful addition to our management team." About Treaty Energy Corporation Treaty, an international energy company, is engaged in the acquisition, development and production of oil and natural gas. Treaty acquires and develops oil and gas leases which have "proven but undeveloped reserves" at the time of acquisition. These properties are not strategic to large exploration-oriented oil and gas companies. This strategy allows Treaty to develop and produce oil and natural gas with tremendously decreased risk, cost and time involved in traditional exploration.