The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

Business

September 17, 2012

Blueknight names new CEO

OKLAHOMA CITY — Blueknight Energy Partners LP said Monday that it has appointed Mark Hurley as its new CEO, replacing James Dyer, effective Thursday.

Hurley worked previously as the senior vice president of crude oil and offshore of Enterprise Products LLC since 2010. He also worked at Shell Pipeline Co. from 1989 to 2009.

Dyer announced earlier this year that he would be resigning as CEO of Blueknight. Dyer, who served as CEO for three years, is also resigning from his role on the company’s board.

Francis Brenner of Vitol Inc. has been appointed to Dyer’s seat on the board.

Blueknight is an oil company based in Oklahoma City.

Its shares increased 3 cents to $6.41 in midday trading. Its shares are down 18.4 percent from a 52-week high of $7.86 on Jan. 26.

 

1
Text Only
Business
Poll

A new provision by the U.S. Department of Agriculture allows qualifying districts with high percentages of students on food assistance to allow all students to eat free breakfasts and lunches. Would you agree with this provision?

Yes
No
     View Results
Facebook
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
NDN Video
13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp