Computer Modelling Group Announces Executive Appointments
CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/01/13 -- Computer Modelling
Group Ltd. (TSX:CMG) ("CMG" or the "Company") is pleased to announce
internal promotions of Ryan Schneider to Vice President, Marketing
and Canadian Sales and David Hicks to Vice President, Eastern
Hemisphere, effective April 1, 2013.
These appointments are made as Ron Kutney, currently Vice President,
Canada and Eastern Hemisphere, has advised the Company of his
intention to retire effective June 30, 2013, following a transition
of his current responsibilities. To aid the transition process, Mr.
Kutney's responsibilities will be divided into the two geographic
regions of Canada and the Eastern Hemisphere and he will serve as
Vice President, Special Projects from April 1 until his retirement.
Since joining CMG as Vice President, Marketing in October 2011, Mr.
Schneider has expanded the Company's marketing efforts and
demonstrated his leadership abilities under increasing
responsibilities. Mr. Schneider holds Bachelor of Science and Master
of Science degrees (Electrical Engineering) from the University of
Mr. Hicks joined CMG's United Kingdom office in 1998 and was
instrumental in growing the Company's European market presence. He
has held roles of increasing responsibility over the last 15 years
with CMG, most recently as General Manager, Eastern Hemisphere based
in CMG's Dubai office. Mr. Hicks holds a Bachelor of Science
(Geophysics) from University of Edinburgh and Master of Science
(Reservoir Evaluation and Management) from Heriot-Watt University.
Mr. Kutney joined CMG's sales team in 1995 and, through progressively
senior positions, has been a key contributor to CMG's global market
penetration. Mr. Kutney became an officer of CMG in 1998 and in 2008
moved to Dubai to establish the Company's office and expand
operations in the Middle East region.
Ken Dedeluk, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "Our
succession planning and history of staff development and retention
allow us to recognize key members of our management team and advance
their roles. Ryan and David will continue to be important
contributors to CMG's ongoing success. On behalf of our Board of
Directors and management team, I congratulate Ryan and David on their
appointments and thank Ron for his commitment and contributions to
CMG during his 17-year tenure. I wish him all the best in his
Computer Modelling Group Ltd. is a computer software technology and
consulting company serving the oil and gas industry. CMG, recognized
by oil and gas companies worldwide as a leading developer of
reservoir modelling software, has sales and technical support
services based in Calgary, Houston, London, Caracas and Dubai. CMG is
the leading supplier of advanced processes reservoir modelling
software in the world with a blue chip client base of international
oil companies and technology centers in approximately 50 countries.
The Company's shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under
the trading symbol "CMG."
Computer Modelling Group Ltd.
Kenneth M. Dedeluk
President & CEO
Computer Modelling Group Ltd.
Vice President, Finance & CFO
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