Bill Barrett to Offer $300MM in Senior Notes

Bill Barrett announced its intent to offer, subject to market and other conditions, a series of senior notes due 2019 in aggregate principal amount of $300 million. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay borrowings under its revolving credit facility. The notes are being offered pursuant to a prospectus supplement to the Company's currently effective shelf registration statement filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The notes will be unsecured obligations of the Company and will be effectively subordinated to the Company's existing and future secured indebtedness to the extent of the value of the assets securing that indebtedness. Initially, all of the Company's subsidiaries will guarantee the notes.

BofA Merrill Lynch, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC will be the joint book-running managers for the offering. This offering is being made only by means of a prospectus and related prospectus supplement.