Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. Announces Promotion of Mark D. Schumacher to Chief Operating Officer

  Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. Announces Promotion of Mark D. Schumacher to
  Chief Operating Officer

Business Wire

PHILADELPHIA -- October 31, 2013

Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE: ARP) (“ARP” or “the Company”) announced
today that the Company has named Mark D. Schumacher as Chief Operating Officer
of Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. Mr. Schumacher has been Executive Vice
President of ARP since July 2012. In addition, Mr. Schumacher will report to
Matthew A. Jones, President of the Company.

Matthew A. Jones, President, stated, “Mark has been a tremendous resource to
our company over the past year, as we have substantially grown our production
and reserves in that time frame. Mark’s experience and abilities in our
industry will be continually beneficial to us as we further execute our
strategic initiatives to increase value for our stakeholders.”

Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE: ARP) is an exploration & production
master limited partnership which owns an interest in over 12,000 producing
natural gas and oil wells, located primarily in Appalachia, the Barnett Shale
(TX), the Raton Basin (NM) and Black Warrior Basin (AL). ARP is also the
largest sponsor of natural gas and oil investment partnerships in the U.S. For
more information, please visit our website at www.atlasresourcepartners.com,
or contact Investor Relations at InvestorRelations@atlasenergy.com.

Atlas Energy, L.P. (NYSE: ATLS)is a master limited partnership which owns all
of the general partner Class A units and incentive distribution rights and an
approximate 37% limited partner interest in its upstream oil & gas subsidiary,
Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. Additionally, Atlas Energy 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 6% limited partner interest. For more
information, please visit our website at www.atlasenergy.com, or contact
Investor Relations at InvestorRelations@atlasenergy.com.

Contact:

Atlas Resource Partners, L.P.
Brian Begley
Vice President - Investor Relations
(877) 280-2857
(215) 405-2718 (fax)
 
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