SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bison Petroleum Corp. (OTCQB:BISN) hereafter "Bison" or "the Company" is pleased to provide a corporate update, which highlights some of the major advances the Company has made over the last months. Corporate Website Launched The website provides an overview of the Company's operations, management team, current projects including maps, facts and images. The website also provides other valuable information such as news releases, industry news, SEC Filings, stock quotes, charts and contact details. The site can be viewed at: www.Bison-Petroleum.com Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer and President Tony Martinez-Guzman brings Bison over 40 years of proven management experience. With management and director roles for several large multinational corporations, he is established in business development, operations, accounting, contract and capital investment negotiations. He has been charged with overseeing business development, profit and loss management, strategic planning, key account management, operations management, personnel training and development, contract negotiations, budgeting and forecasting within several large multinational corporations. He has specifically directed capital investment negotiations and worked closely with national and international contractors and third party suppliers. Acquisition of Independence Prospect, Bighorn Basin The Company has entered into a Lease Purchase Agreement to acquire the Independence Prospect. Under the terms of the agreement, Bison will issue 1,000,000 shares of its common stock (restricted) on the recording of the leases. The prospect is located in one of America's most prolific basins: the Bighorn Basin, Wyoming. The Company's goal is to develop near-term production, expand its existing land package. The Company considers Wyoming's long-lived oil reservoirs with low decline rates to be particularly attractive to upstream MLP's, which industry observers are expecting to grow in number and scope in the coming years. The Company intends to provide further details regarding the development of these leases in due course, while some technical data is available on the Company's website, at http://www.bison-petroleum.com/BisonReport2013.pdf . "We are extremely pleased with the progress we have made, both commercially and operationally. We intend to pursue an aggressive growth program, and are looking to add experienced individuals to the board of directors as we continue to investigate domestic investment opportunities in the US, particularly in Wyoming." Commented Tony Martinez-Guzman, Bison's Chief Executive Officer.