Trican Well Service Ltd.
TSX : TCW

Trican Well Service Ltd.

July 12, 2011 17:05 ET

Trican Announces Retirement of David Charlton; Appointment of New Vice Presidents

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - July 12, 2011) - Trican Well Service Ltd. (TSX:TCW) announces that David Charlton is retiring from his position as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Mr. Charlton is stepping down to spend more time with his family, but will be continuing to work with Trican as a part-time strategic advisor in sales and marketing.

Don Luft, Trican's President and Chief Operating Officer, said, "We want to take this opportunity to thank Dave for his tremendous contribution to Trican over the years. Dave has been an integral part of Trican's team since 1996, as part of the original management group who took a then small cementing company from Lloydminster and helped build it into the multinational company it is today. His presence will be greatly missed. We are very glad to know that Dave will still be involved in our business on an ongoing basis, although in a reduced capacity. We wish Dave the best in his retirement and are happy for him and his family."

Trican also announces the appointment of David Browne as Vice President, Marketing and Jim Venditto as Vice President, Technical Services, effective July 18, 2011.

Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Trican has operations in Canada, the U.S., Russia and North Africa. Trican provides a comprehensive array of specialized products, equipment and services that are used during the exploration and development of oil and gas reserves.

Contact Information

  • Trican Well Service Ltd.
    Dale Dusterhoft
    Chief Executive Officer
    (403) 266-0202
    (403) 237-7716 (FAX)
    ddusterhoft@trican.ca

    Trican Well Service Ltd.
    Michael Baldwin
    Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 266-0202
    (403) 237-7716 (FAX)
    mbaldwin@trican.ca

    Trican Well Service Ltd.
    2900, 645 - 7th Avenue S.W.
    Calgary, Alberta T2P 4G8
    www.trican.ca