While companies are finally seeing black in the financial reports again, oil and gas jobs are still lagging, a Conference Board of Canada study revealed.
In an interview with Hart Energy, Steven Chazen, former CEO of Oxy, said his $2.66 billion Eagle Ford deal with EnerVest is designed to make money and survive the “bad times” with a program that can make money at $40 oil prices.
Hildebrand will remain Hilcorp’s executive chairman and continue to be heavily involved in the company’s operations, a spokesman said.
During her keynote address at Hart Energy’s recent Women in Energy luncheon, Amy Trask shared how her experiences in a male-dominated industry allowed her to thrive regardless of gender.
People - 20 Under 40
Mason Woodward, CFO of Phillips Energy Partners LLC, is today's Thirty Under 40 honoree. Phillips is based in Shreveport, La.
Jeter Thomas, CFO of Caerus Oil and Gas LLC, is today's Thirty Under 40 honoree. Caerus is based in Denver.
Ryan D. Lewellyn, the president and CEO of Edmond, Okla.-based Tall Oak Midstream LLC, is today's featured Thirty Under 40 honoree.
Kyle M. Kafka, the managing director of EnCap Investments LP in Houston, is today's Thirty Under 40 honoree.
People - On The Move
Souki’s departure comes about four months after Icahn took a stake in the company that eventually rose to 13.8%. He also won control of two seats on the company’s board.
Matthew Fitzgerald has joined its Board of Directors and will also serve as Chairman of its Audit Committee.
Zwart will oversee all commercial aspects of Ridgewood Energy’s offshore oil and gas activities, including matters of land management, oil and gas marketing and planning.
Kenneth K. Conte will serve as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Frontier.