MEG Energy Announces Appointment of Derek Evans to its Board of Directors

CALGARY, Aug. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - MEG Energy Corp. (TSX:MEG) ("MEG" or the "Company") reported that at a meeting of its Board of Directors on August 10, 2018, Derek Evans, President and CEO, was appointed and elected as a member of the Board.

About MEG Energy Corp.

MEG Energy Corp. is focused on sustainable in situ oil sands development and production in the southern Athabasca oil sands region of Alberta, Canada. MEG is actively developing enhanced oil recovery projects that utilize SAGD extraction methods. MEG's common shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "MEG".

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Helen Kelly
Director, Investor Relations
403-767-6206
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403-767-6211
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SOURCE MEG Energy Corp.