AltaLink, L.P.

AltaLink, L.P.

November 13, 2006 07:00 ET

AltaLink, L.P. Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 13, 2006) -


AltaLink, L.P., Alberta's transmission leader, today announced the resignation of Dimitrios (Jim) Leonidas, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective December 1, 2006.

"Jim's energy and hard work have made a strong contribution to AltaLink," said Scott Thon, AltaLink President and Chief Executive Officer. "I want to thank Jim for all his efforts in ensuring AltaLink is well-positioned for continued solid financial performance and strong governance practices."

A search is currently underway to replace Mr. Leonidas, who resigned from AltaLink to pursue a new opportunity. In the interim, Richard McCabe, AltaLink's Vice-President & Controller, will assume the role of acting Chief Financial Officer.

AltaLink, Canada's only fully independent transmission provider, is responsible for the maintenance and operation of more than 11,600 kilometres of transmission lines and approximately 260 substations in Alberta. As Alberta's largest supplier of safe and reliable transmission, AltaLink is moving forward to provide a transmission system that will continue to meet the growing needs of Albertans.

Contact Information

  • AltaLink Management Ltd., Investor Relations
    Chris Lomore
    Vice President, Treasurer
    (403) 267-3446
    AltaLink Management Ltd., Media Relations
    Scott Schreiner
    Manager, Communications
    (403) 267-2176
    (403) 267-3454 (FAX)