Pipestone’s new COO a University of Alberta alumni
Pipestone Energy Corp. has announced the appointment of Dustin Hoffman as Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective September 9.
“I am extremely pleased to have Dustin join the team at Pipestone Energy as our COO,” says Paul Wanklyn, president and CEO of Pipestone Energy. “Dustin brings proven senior leadership capabilities and a tremendous amount of experience in both the Montney and other unconventional resource plays across Canada. His significant experience in managing the start-up of new projects and working knowledge of the Pipestone area will add immediate value to forthcoming production ramp-up and future field development.”
Hoffman has over 25 years of professional experience, at Encana Corporation and its predecessor companies, where he held several senior management roles in different operating groups such as Deep Basin, Peace River Arch, Montney, Duvernay and most recently as Senior Manager, D&C Sourcing.
Hoffman is a Professional Engineer and holds a B.Sc. Chemical Engineering from the University of Alberta.
Wanklyn adds that the company extends its great appreciation to Bob Rosine, “who has served as our Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer since Pipestone Energy completed its plan of arrangement and reverse takeover of Blackbird Energy Inc. on January 4.
“Mr. Rosine has been instrumental in the success of Pipestone Energy to date and we are very fortunate to be able to have Mr. Rosine work with Mr. Hoffman through this period of transition.”