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    Magnum appoints new COO; receives NYSE notification

    Sep 11, 2015

    Magnum Hunter Resources Corp. has appointed Keith Yankowsky as executive vice president and COO. Also, on Aug. 31, the New York Stock Exchange notified Magnum that it is no longer in compliance with the NYSE's continued listing standards for the company's common stock, as the average closing price of the company's common stock has fallen below the NYSE's per share price requirements.

    Aker Solutions appoints Clark as regional president of UK and Africa

    Sep 10, 2015

    Aker Solutions has appointed David Clark as regional president of the UK and Africa, effective Sept. 21. Clark will be based in London, and will work on expanding Aker Solutions' international presence with a special focus on the African market.

    Royale Energy appoints Gregory as CEO

    Sep 10, 2015

    Royale Energy Inc. has appointed Jonathan Gregory as CEO and vice chairman of the board. He joined Royale’s board of directors in June 2014.

    KPMG names Regina Mayor US head of energy and natural resources practice

    Sep 10, 2015

    KPMG LLP, the US audit, tax and advisory firm, has named Regina Mayor, a nine year veteran of the firm, as the national sector leader for the energy and natural resources practice, effective September 14.

    EXCO updates on Bluescape agreement and related executive appointment

    Sep 9, 2015

    EXCO Resources Inc. has provided an update on the closing under the services and investment agreement with Energy Strategic Advisory Services LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bluescape Resources Company LLC. Additionally, C. John Wilder, executive chairman of Bluescape, has joined EXCO’s board of directors and has been appointed EXCO’s executive chairman.

    RSI appoints Doyle to head new office in Norway

    Sep 8, 2015

    RSI, an independent geoscience consulting firm, has continued the expansion of its European presence with the opening of a new office in Stavanger, Norway. Heading up the office will be Paul Doyle, who has been appointed business development manager for Norway.

    Courtney and Seeley join Babst Calland law firm

    Sep 4, 2015

    Attorneys Amie L. Courtney and Jessica L. Seeley have recently joined law firm Babst Calland.

    Outrigger Energy appoints Hatfield as VP, West Texas

    Sep 4, 2015

    Outrigger Energy has hired Rodney D. Hatfield as vice president, West Texas, to lead the company’s business development efforts in the Permian Basin.

    COO retires from Stallion Oilfield Services

    Sep 3, 2015

    Hill Dishman, COO and executive vice president of Stallion Oilfield Services and Stallion Oilfield Holdings GP LLC, retired from these roles on Aug. 28, according to Houston Business Journal, citing a company spokesman.

    Parker Drilling elects Fontana to board

    Sep 2, 2015

    Parker Drilling Co. has elected Peter T. Fontana to the company's board of directors. With the addition of Fontana, the board's total membership is now 10. He will also serve on the board's audit committee.