Continental Resources announces resignation of Chief Operating Officer

Source:Continental Resources, Inc.

W.F. "Rick" Bott has resigned to pursue other opportunities.

Continental Resources, Inc. ("Continental" or the "Company") (NYSE: CLR) announced today that W.F. "Rick" Bott, President and Chief Operating Officer, resigned to pursue other opportunities. His duties will be absorbed by senior management.

Continental Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Harold G. Hamm said, "We are grateful for his professional contributions and wish Rick the very best."

Continental is ahead of its 5-year plan to triple production and proved reserves from 2012 to 2017 and maintains its leadership position as the largest oil producer in the Rockies, the Bakken and the SCOOP play.

"CLR continues its industry leading, oil-concentrated growth and the depth of our bench lends itself to an expansion in the operating management of the Company," Mr. Hamm said. "Continental continues on the dynamic path that we have followed for nearly half a century, and the best is yet to come."

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...

Reduce Engineering Project Complexity

Engineering document management presents unique and complex challenges. A solution based in Enter...

Revolutionizing Asset Management in the Electric Power Industry

With the arrival of the Industrial Internet of Things, data is growing and becoming more accessib...

Latest PennEnergy Jobs

PennEnergy Oil & Gas Jobs