Painted Pony Energy Ltd. (TSX:PONY) has named Rick Kessy as COO. Effective October 1, 2017, Kessy will oversee all aspects of the corporation's well activities and field operations, including drilling and well completion operations, production facilities and infrastructure, and production operations.
Kessy brings over 34 years of oil and gas industry experience. Most recently Kessy was the vice president and director of the Marcellus Business Unit, Repsol Oil & Gas USA. His previous roles include vice president Marcellus Infrastructure and Production Operations at Talisman Energy Inc.
Kessy earned a bachelor’s degree in chemical Engineering from the University of Saskatchewan and is a professional engineer registered with APEGA.
Painted Pony is a publicly-traded natural gas company based in Western Canada. The corporation is primarily focused on the development of natural gas and natural gas liquids from the Montney formation in northeast British Columbia.