Outrider Energy Appoints New President and CEO
May 05, 2014
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- Outrider Energy Corp. (CSE:MCF), ("Outrider" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Philip S. Winner as President and CEO.
Mr. Winner brings over 25 years of experience in the oil and gas industry including extensive and comprehensive exploration and development experience in the upstream oil and gas industry where he has served in leadership, management, planning, and technical roles on large projects for significant companies. Mr. Winner most recently served as President for Layne Christensen's Energy division, where he was responsible for managing E&P assets consisting of over 650 wells and 250,000 acres. Mr. Winner was employed by Mobil Oil for over ten years, where he served as an asset team leader and planning manager. After Mobil, Mr. Winner worked as a research analyst covering the energy sector for Hanifen Imhoff, a Denver-based investment bank. He then worked for HS Resources, a major DJ Basin operator, where he served as Director of Investor Relations, and served as the Company's primary Wall Street contact. He was then promoted to Vice President, where he managed both exploration and development projects in the Rockies, several of which involved strategic technical alliances with other operators and major service companies. Mr. Winner earned a BS in Geology from Southern Oregon College, an MS in Geology from University of Vermont, and an MBA from the University of Denver. He is a Certified Professional Geologist with the State of Wyoming, a Member of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists and the Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists, and supports Beta Gamma Sigma and the Business Honor society. He is also a member of the Western Energy Alliance.
Mr. Winner said, "I'm excited to join Outrider and help the team accelerate execution of the business plan. We believe that natural gas is the fuel of the future, and I look forward to working with the board to help develop and execute strategies to build long-term shareholder value from natural gas opportunities."
David Doherty has accordingly resigned from his position as President and CEO and will remain a Director of the Company.
Outrider Energy Corp.
President and CEO
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