El Paso Corp. (ticker: EP, exchange: New York Stock Exchange (.N))
News Release -
El Paso Corporation Promotes Ortenstone and Sult to Executive Vice President
HOUSTON, TX, Mar 16, 2010 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- El Paso Corporation (NYSE: EP) today announced the following leadership promotions:
- Susan B. Ortenstone, currently Senior Vice President and Chief
Administrative Officer, has been promoted to Executive Vice President
and Chief Administrative Officer. In this capacity, she is responsible
for all of El Paso's Administrative Services functions, including
Administrative Services, Communications and Community Relations, Human
Resources (including Pipeline, E&P, and Midstream HR), and Information
Technology (including all Shared Services, Pipeline, and E&P systems).
- John R. Sult, who currently serves as Senior Vice President and Chief
Financial Officer, has been promoted to Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer. In this role, he oversees Accounting,
Internal Audit and Financial Controls, Business Excellence, Tax and
Treasury. He also serves as chief financial officer for El Paso's
publicly traded master limited partnership, El Paso Pipeline Partners,
"These promotions reflect the many contributions and outstanding performances of Sue and J.R.," said Doug Foshee, chairman, president and chief executive officer of El Paso. "It is a privilege to work with them, and I look forward to their continued contributions to El Paso."
Ms. Ortenstone and Mr. Sult will continue to serve on the company's Executive Committee and report to Mr. Foshee.
El Paso Corporation provides natural gas and related energy products in a safe, efficient, and dependable manner. The company owns North America's largest interstate natural gas pipeline system and one of North America's largest independent natural gas producers. For more information, visit www.elpaso.com.
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