CALGARY, April 19 /CNW/ - Gordon Kerr, President & Chief Executive
Officer of Enerplus Corporation ("Enerplus") (TSX: ERF) (NYSE: ERF) is
pleased to announce the following executive appointments.
Mr. Ian Dundas has been promoted to the position of Executive
Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer. In this expanded role, Mr.
Dundas will now have oversight for the development and execution of the
company's growth and operational strategy with the senior operational
leaders listed below reporting to him. Mr. Dundas has 20 years of
experience in the area of mergers and acquisitions within the energy
industry and joined Enerplus in 2002. He has led the acquisition and
business development strategy at Enerplus since that time and has
played an increasing role in the development and execution of our
internal growth strategies.
Mr. Ray Daniels, Vice-President, Development Services, has been promoted
to the position of Senior Vice-President, Canadian Operations and will
assume responsibility for the day-to-day operations of our Canadian
assets. Mr. Daniels joined Enerplus in 2007 and has approximately 30
years of experience in oil and gas operations in Canada and the United
Mr. Eric Le Dain has been promoted to the position of Senior
Vice-President, Strategic Planning, Reserves and Marketing. He will
continue to be responsible for leading the business analysis/
evaluations, reserves, and marketing groups as well as coordinating the
strategic planning function. Mr. Le Dain joined Enerplus in 2006 as
Vice President of Marketing and has over 25 years of experience in the
areas of oil and gas engineering, marketing and business development.
He was appointed to his current role in 2010.
Mr. Dana Johnson, President of Enerplus USA, continues as the senior
executive for all U.S. operations and his position has now been
elevated to the senior executive level. Mr. Johnson joined Enerplus in
his current role in 2008 and has over 25 years of experience in
managerial, operations, business development and engineering in both
conventional and unconventional oil and gas throughout Canada and the
Mr. Scott Walsh has joined Enerplus in the role of Vice-President,
Information Systems bringing over 20 years of experience in this area.
He will be responsible for the oversight and management of Enerplus'
information technologies and service in both Canada and the U.S.
Mr. Rob Symonds, Vice-President, Canadian Operations, is no longer with
Enerplus. We thank him for his valuable contribution over the past two
years and wish him success in his future endeavours.
"Throughout the past two years, Enerplus has made significant changes to
our asset base in order to provide both growth and income to our
investors. The changes at the executive level announced today further
enhance our leadership team and our ability to deliver competitive
results", says Gordon Kerr.
Gordon J. Kerr
President & Chief Executive Officer
Except for the historical and present factual information contained
herein, the matters set forth in this news release, including words
such as "expects", "projects", "plans" and similar expressions, are
forward-looking information that represents management of Enerplus'
internal projections, expectations or beliefs concerning, among other
things, future operating results and various components thereof or the
economic performance of Enerplus. The projections, estimates and
beliefs contained in such forward-looking statements necessarily
involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause
Enerplus' actual performance and financial results in future periods to
differ materially from any projections of future performance or results
expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks
and uncertainties include, among other things, those described in
Enerplus' filings with the Canadian and U.S. securities authorities.
Accordingly, holders of Enerplus shares and potential investors are
cautioned that events or circumstances could cause results to differ
materially from those predicted.
SOURCE Enerplus Corporation
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