MINNEAPOLIS and AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Victory Energy Corp. ( Victory Energy) (OTCQB: VYEY) today announces Roepke Public Relations as public relations counsel. The Minneapolis based company is an international public relations firm that specializes in media relations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130204/CG53770LOGO) Austin, Texas based Victory Energy is an independent, growth oriented non-operating oil and gas company, engaged in the exploration, acquisition, development and production of domestic oil and gas properties in the Permian Basin of Texas and New Mexico. Victory Energy recently reached a record level of drilling and development activity, positioning the company on a strategic path to its goal of reaching profitability this year. Victory Energy holds a working interest in 14 completed wells, with an opportunity to drill an additional 20 wells on held properties. Additional opportunities are being evaluated. "Communicating the corporate strategy, development and operational results of an oil and gas company requires superlative partners," said Kenny Hill, CEO of Victory Energy. " Roepke Public Relations has a history of successfully counseling corporations that have achieved exceptional value and growth. We took note of their work for Northern Oil and Gas and other high growth companies. The firm understands our business and how to best position companies with national audiences." Roepke Public Relations will provide strategic media relations counsel and carry out Victory Energy's reputation management and communications strategy. The firm will work closely with DRG&L, the company's Houston-based investor relations counsel. About Roepke Public RelationsRoepke Public Relations is a privately owned company that provides consistent, high quality, strategic public relations and media relations for established companies and national startups. The agency's comprehensive communications counsel and services help clients increase visibility and establish their industry leadership positioning. www.roepkepr.comAbout Victory Energy CorporationVictory Energy Corporation (OTCQB: VYEY) is a growth oriented non-operating oil and gas company engaged in the exploration, acquisition, development and production of domestic oil and gas properties. Victory leverages both internal capabilities and strategic industry relationships to acquire working interest positions in low-to-moderate risk oil and gas prospects with a focus on the Permian Basin of Texas and New Mexico. Future investment will focus primarily on oil or liquid-rich gas projects within longer-life reservoirs that offer competitive finding and development costs. The Company's current producing oil and gas assets are located onshore in the Permian Basin of Texas and New Mexico. The company's objective is to create long term shareholder value by increasing oil reserves, improving financial returns (higher production volumes, lower costs) and managing the capital on its balance sheet.