Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. Announces Bill May As EVP Of Commercial & Business Development Of South Texas

   Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. Announces Bill May As EVP Of Commercial &
                     Business Development Of South Texas

PR Newswire

PHILADELPHIA, July 15, 2013

PHILADELPHIA, July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P.
(NYSE: APL) ("APL", "Atlas Pipeline", or the "Partnership")  announces today
the appointment of Bill May as Executive Vice President of APL's commercial
and business development activities in South Texas. Mr. May will be
responsible for all commercial and business development activities in South
Texas, including the SouthTX gathering and processing system and the
Partnership expects Mr. May will build and strengthen business development and
commercial activities that will grow APL beyond the scope of our current
operations.

Mr. May comes to Atlas Pipeline after a distinguished career at CenterPoint
Energy Field Services, LLC that spanned 34 years. Most recently he served as
Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer. In this role he was
responsible for all commercial and business development activities as well as
all administrative, volume management and customer solutions functions for
Field Services. Additionally, Mr. May has held senior positions in the
marketing of the company's gas liquids and condensate, as well as time in the
chemicals division under a predecessor company. Mr. May moved to CenterPoint
Energy Field Services, LLC upon its creation in 1993, and was responsible for
all marketing and business development activities. From 1993 to present, he
has held various management and executive positions for CenterPoint Energy
Field Services, LLC.

Mr. May received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the
University of Texas at Arlington in 1979. He is a Certified Public Accountant
and a member of various natural gas and petroleum organizations.

Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. (NYSE: APL) is active in the gathering and
processing segments of the midstream natural gas industry. In Oklahoma,
southern Kansas, northern and western Texas, and Tennessee, APL owns and
operates 14 active gas processing plants, 18 gas treating facilities, as well
as approximately 10,600 miles of active intrastate gas gathering pipeline.
APL also has a 20% interest in West Texas LPG Pipeline Limited Partnership,
which is operated by Chevron Corporation. For more information, visit the
Partnership's website at www.atlaspipeline.com or contact
IR@atlaspipeline.com.

Atlas Energy, L.P. (NYSE: ATLS) is a master limited partnership which owns and
operates the general partner of its midstream oil & gas subsidiary, Atlas
Pipeline Partners, L.P., through all of the general partner interest, all the
incentive distribution rights and an approximate 9% limited partner interest.
Additionally, Atlas Energy owns all of the general partner Class A units and
incentive distribution rights and an approximate 33% limited partner interest
in its upstream oil & gas subsidiary, Atlas Resource Partners, L.P.(NYSE:
ARP). For more information, please visit the Partnership's website at
www.atlasenergy.com, or contact Investor Relations at
InvestorRelations@atlasenergy.com.

Certain matters discussed within this press release are forward-looking
statements. Although Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. believes the expectations
reflected in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable
assumptions, it can give no assurance that its expectations will be attained.
Atlas Pipeline does not undertake any duty to update any statements contained
herein (including any forward-looking statements), except as required by law.
Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from expectations
include general industry considerations, regulatory changes, changes in
commodity process and local or national economic conditions and other risks
detailed from time to time in Atlas Pipeline's reports filed with the SEC,
including quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, reports on Form 8-K and annual
reports on Form 10-K.

Contact: Matthew Skelly
          Vice President
          Investor Relations
          1845 Walnut Street
          Philadelphia, PA 19103
          (877) 950-7473
          (215) 561-5692 (facsimile)



SOURCE Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P.

Website: http://www.atlaspipeline.com