John Freeman has been promoted to principal at Empirical Energy Solutions in Little Rock. Freeman, who has experience in HVAC service, controls and commissioning, was previously a project manager.
Jerry Stewart, broadband services administrator for Conway Corp., has earned certified chief information security officer status from the International Council of Electronic Commerce Consultants. Stewart joined Conway Corp. in August 2007.
Jay Bonner has joined Natco Communications Inc. of Flippin as resident engineer. Bonner brings 27 years of experience to the position, having previously worked at Windstream Communications in Texarkana. As resident engineer, Bonner designs copper and fiber cable networks for new and existing customers in the Natco service area.
Chris Rogers of Bonanza Creek Energy in Magnolia, Howard Vernon of Foundation Energy Management in Tulsa, Ryan Ainsworth of Southwestern Energy in Conway and Ryan Bowley of BHP Billiton in Houston have been elected to two-year terms on the board of directors of the Arkansas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners.
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