Copano Energy (CPNO) Taps El Paso Pipeline's (EPB) Bryan Neskora as COO

July 16, 2012 6:43 AM EDT
Copano Energy, L.L.C. (Nasdaq: CPNO) has expanded its management team with two key executive additions. Bryan W. Neskora has joined Copano as Chief Operating Officer, and Susan B. Ortenstone has joined Copano as Chief Administrative Officer. In these new positions, Mr. Neskora and Ms. Ortenstone will report directly to R. Bruce Northcutt, Copano's President and Chief Executive Officer.

Neskora previously served as Senior Vice President of Operations of El Paso Corporation's (NYSE: EPB) Pipeline Group and prior to that, as Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer for Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company. At Copano, he will oversee all aspects of Copano's operations, including commercial activities. Sharon J. Robinson, Chief Operating Officer of our Oklahoma and Rocky Mountains segments, and James E. Wade, Chief Operating Officer of our Texas segment, will continue in their respective positions and will report directly to Mr. Neskora. In addition, John Goodpasture, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development will report to Mr. Neskora.

Ortenstone previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer at El Paso Corporation. At Copano, she will be responsible for Human Resources, Information Technology and Administrative Services.

Serious News for Serious Traders! Try Premium Free!

You May Also Be Interested In

Related Categories

Management Changes

Add Your Comment