Antero Resources Names New VP-Finance and Investor Relations Head

      Antero Resources Names New VP-Finance and Investor Relations Head

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DENVER, Aug. 9, 2013

DENVER, Aug. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Antero Resources Corporation (Antero)
today announced the appointment of Michael N. Kennedy to the role of Vice
President – Finance. Mr. Kennedy will also serve in the investor relations
role for Antero and will report to Antero's President and Chief Financial
Officer, Glen C. Warren, Jr.

Mr. Kennedy brings to Antero broad corporate finance experience in both
acquisitions and capital markets transactions in the exploration and
production industry, including having served as Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer of Forest Oil Corporation since December 2009. Mr.
Kennedy served in various roles at Forest Oil from 2001 to 2009 including
treasury, capital markets, financial analysis and investor relations. Prior
to Forest Oil, Mr. Kennedy was an auditor with Arthur Andersen from 1996 to
2001. Mr. Kennedy holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from
the University of Colorado.

Antero Resources is an independent oil and natural gas company engaged in the
acquisition, development and production of unconventional oil and liquids-rich
natural gas properties primarily located in the Appalachian Basin in West
Virginia, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Our website is located at
www.anteroresources.com.

This release may include "forward-looking statements". Such forward-looking
statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which
are beyond Antero's control. All statements, other than historical facts
included in this release, are forward-looking statements. All forward-looking
statements speak only as of the date of this release. Although Antero believes
that the plans, intentions and expectations reflected in or suggested by the
forward-looking statements are reasonable, there is no assurance that these
plans, intentions or expectations will be achieved. Therefore, actual outcomes
and results could materially differ from what is expressed, implied or
forecast in such statements.

We caution you that these forward-looking statements are subject to all of the
risks and uncertainties, most of which are difficult to predict and many of
which are beyond our control, incident to the exploration for and development,
production, gathering and sale of natural gas and oil. These risks include,
but are not limited to, commodity price volatility, inflation, lack of
availability of drilling and production equipment and services, environmental
risks, drilling and other operating risks, regulatory changes, the uncertainty
inherent in estimating natural gas and oil reserves and in projecting future
rates of production, cash flow and access to capital, the timing of
development expenditures, and the other risks described under the heading
"Item 1A. Risk Factors" in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended
December 31, 2012.

SOURCE Antero Resources Corporation

Contact: Chad Green, Finance Director, (303) 357-7339,
cgreen@anteroresources.com