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September 11, 2020 in News & Media

SeekOps Onboards New Chief Executive to Implement Global Growth

(Sept. 10, 2020) In order to address the expanded global market demand for its products while positioning the company for increased growth, SeekOps has strengthened its leadership team by adding…
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August 25, 2020 in News & Media

Sponsoring Africa E&P Summit

Preng & Associates is proud to sponsor the upcoming Virtual Africa E&P Summit. We look forward to catching up with our clients and placements as well as making new connections.…
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Primoris Services Corporation * Placement

Patti Wagner and Terry McCallister were appointed to the Board of Directors.

Unitil Corporation * Placement

Robert B. Hevert was appointed as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer.

Texas A&M Foundation * Placement

Michael Pia was appointed as Chief Investment Officer.

Petsec Energy Ltd.

Barry Dawes and Francis Douglas were appointed to the Board of Directors.

Motiva Enterprises

Kimberly Green was promoted to Executive Vice President of Human Resources.

DTE Energy Company

Lynette Dowler was appointed as Vice President of Public Affairs and President of the DTE Foundation.

Castleton Resources LLC * Placement

Christopher “Chris” Wayne Migura was appointed as General Counsel.

Saulsbury Industries * Placement

Dennis Chismar was appointed as Senior Vice President of Business Development & Marketing.

Baytex Energy Corp. * Placement

Donald G. Hrap was appointed to the Board of Directors.

UNS Energy Corp.

Susan M. Gray was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

EOG Resources Inc.

Michael T. Kerr was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Denbury Resources Inc.

Anthony Abate, Caroline Angoorly, Brett Wiggs and James R. Chapman were appointed to the Board of Directors.

TC Energy Corporation

François Poirier was promoted to President and Chief Executive Officer.

Black Hills Corp.

Barry M. Granger and Scott M. Prochazka were appointed to the Board of Directors.

CenterPoint Energy Inc.

Jason Wells was appointed as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

Consolidated Edison, Inc.

Timothy Cawley was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

GridLiance GP, LLC

Mark S. Laufman was appointed as Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and Secretary.

Southern Company

Colette D. Honorable was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Trican Well Service Ltd.

Todd G. Thue was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Western Midstream Partners, LP

Kenneth F. Owen, David J. Schulte and Lisa A. Stewart were appointed to the Board of Directors.

Otto Energy Limited

Michael Utsler was appointed as was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Weatherford International

Girish Saligram was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Plains All American Pipeline

Kevin McCarthy was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Nacco Industries, Inc.

Robert S. Shapard was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Unit Corporation

Alan Carr, Phil Frohlich, and Andrei Verona were appointed to the Board of Directors.

Sanchez Midstream Partners LP

John Steen, Michael Bricker and Steven Meisel were appointed to the Board of Directors.

SUEZ North America

Charles Dickerson was appointed as President, Utility Division for North America.

Chevron Corporation

Jon Huntsman Jr. was appointed to the Board of Directors.

ConocoPhillips

Eric D. Mullins was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Tullow Oil Plc.

Mitchell W. Ingram was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Tidewater Inc.

Darron M. Anderson was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Trinity Exploration & Production Plc.

Edouard Brain was appointed as Chief Financial Officer.

United Oil & Gas Plc.

Iman Hill was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Fission Uranium Corp.

Darian Yip was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Fission Uranium Corp.

Ross McElroy was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

PJM Interconnection, LLC * Placement

Nigeria Poole Bloczynski was appointed as Chief Risk Officer.

Occidental Petroleum * Placement

Robert M. Shearer was appointed to the Board of Directors.

EQT Corporation * Placement

Lydia Beebe, Lee Canaan, and Hallie Vanderhider have joined the Boared of Directors.

Keyera Corp

Dean Setoguchi will become Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1st.

ITC Holdings

Debora Frodl was appointed to the Board of Directors.

El Paso Electric Company

Kelly Tomblin was appointed as President and CEO.

Gibson Energy Inc.

Peggy Montana was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Alabama Power Company

Tony Smoke was appointed as SVP of Marketing and Economic Development.

PBEX Resources

Tom Taccia was appointed as President.

Mcdermott International Ltd.

Andrew F. Gould was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Seplat Petroleum Development Company

Arunma Oteh and Xavier R. Rolet were appointed to the Board of Directors.

Madison Gas and Electric Company

Jared Bushek was appointed as Chief Financial Officer.

Pieridae Energy

Andy Mukherjee was appointed as Senior Vice President of LNG.

ChampionX Corporation

Byron Pope was appointed as Vice President of ESG & Investor Relations.

Reconnaissance Energy Africa Ltd.

Scot Evans was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Summit Midstream Partners

James Johnston was appointed as EVP, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer.

MPLX GP LLC

Gregory S. Floerke was appointed as EVP and Chief Operating Officer of Gathering & Processing, Trucks & Rail.

Berry Corporation

Fernando Araujo was appointed as Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer.

Hurricane Energy

Antony Maris was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Ithaca Energy Ltd.

Bill Dunnett was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Abrado Wellbore Services

Jason Broussard was appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer.

Georgia Power

Jill Campbell was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Southwestern Energy Company

Sylvester “Chip” Johnson was appointed to the Board of Directors.

PetroShale Inc.

Jacob Roorda was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Matrix Service Company

Carlin G. Conner was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Battalion Oil Corp.

Kevin Andrews was appointed as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer.

NRG Energy, Inc. 

Jeanne-Mey Sun was appointed as Vice President, Sustainability.

NRG Energy, Inc. 

Dak Liyanearachchi was appointed as Senior Vice President of Data and Analytics.

Xcel Energy

Patricia L. Kampling was appointed to the Board of Directors.

South Jersey Industries

Christopher J. Paladino was appointed to the Board of Directors.

New Jersey Resources

Susan Hardwick was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Oryx Petroleum Corp.

Sami Zouari was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Laredo Petroleum, Inc.

Lisa Lambert was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Penn Virginia Corp.

Darrin J. Henke was appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer.

ROK Resources Inc.

Kent McDougall and Jeffrey Chisholm were appointed to the Board of Directors.

Mammoth Energy Services, Inc.

Corey J. Booker was appointed to the Board of Directors.

CWC Energy Services Corp.

Jim Reid was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Calumet Specialty Products Partners

Vincent Donargo was appointed as Chief Accounting Officer.

Weatherford International

H. Keith Jennings was appointed as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

The Williams Companies, Inc.

Danilo Juvane was appointed as Vice President of Investor Relations.

Blueknight Energy Partners GP LLC.

Matthew Lewis was appointed as Chief Financial Officer.

ExxonMobil Fuels & Lubricants Company

Ian Carr was appointed as President.

Borr Drilling Limited

Patrick Schorn was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Equinor ASA

Anders Opedal was appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer.

Enerflex Ltd.

Fernando Assing was appointed to the Board of Directors.

Scientific Drilling International

Pamela S. Pierce was appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer.

Cheniere Energy

Zach Davis was appointed as Chief Financial Officer.

Inter Pipeline Ltd.

Margaret McKenzie as appointed to the Board of Directors.

Banner Energy Services Corp.

Richard Horgan was appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Profire Energy, Inc.

Colleen Larkin Bell was appointed to the Board of Directors.

GeoPark Limited

Somit Varma was appointed to the Board of Directors.

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