Enerflex Announces Retirement of President, Americas and Names Successors
CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/10/14 -- Enerflex Ltd.
(TSX:EFX) ("Enerflex" or the "Company") announced today that Jerauld
Fraelic, Enerflex's President, Americas has advised the Company's
Board of Directors and the executive management team that he intends
to retire on January 2, 2015. Mr. Fraelic has been a valued member of
the Company and has made significant contributions over the past 37
"Jerry's strong work ethic, integrity and leadership have been
instrumental in the growth and evolution of the organization and we
are extremely grateful for his contributions to the Company during
his tenure," said J. Blair Goertzen, Enerflex's President and Chief
Executive Officer. "I appreciate the time Jerry has given Enerflex to
transition to new leadership, and we wish him all the best in his
upcoming retirement", added Mr. Goertzen.
As part of a planned leadership succession process, the Company has
appointed Mr. Marc Rossiter as President, United States and Latin
America and Mr. Bradley Beebe as President, Canada effective
Mr. Rossiter and Mr. Beebe will be responsible for providing
strategic leadership and operational support for their respective
regions and will focus on growing the Company to meet the demands of
the global oil and natural gas industries. For the remainder of 2014,
Mr. Fraelic will continue in his current role working through Mr.
Rossiter and Mr. Beebe to achieve the Company's strategic goals and
Mr. Rossiter has been with the organization for over 18 years, with
10 years in Houston, and has provided tremendous support in the
growth of the Southern United States operations. Mr. Beebe has over
18 years of experience in the oil and gas industry and has been with
the organization for over 6 years, most recently as the President of
Enerflex's wholly-owned subsidiary Gas Drive Global ("Gas Drive").
With the appointment of Mr. Beebe to President, Canada, the Company
has appointed Mr. Trevor Kramer as General Manager, Gas Drive. Mr.
Kramer will assume the responsibilities for leading and managing the
Gas Drive business in both Canada and the Northern United States. Mr.
Kramer has been with Enerflex for over 24 years, most recently as Gas
Drive's Northern United States General Manager.
Enerflex Ltd. is a single source supplier of natural gas compression,
oil and gas processing, refrigeration systems and electric power
equipment - plus in-house engineering and mechanical service
expertise. The Company's broad in-house resources provide the
capability to engineer, design, manufacture, construct, commission
and service hydrocarbon handling systems. Enerflex's expertise
encompasses field production facilities, compression and natural gas
processing plants, CO2 processing plants, refrigeration systems and
electric power equipment servicing the natural gas production
Headquartered in Calgary, Canada, Enerflex has approximately 2,900
employees worldwide. Enerflex, its subsidiaries, interests in
associates and joint-ventures operate in Canada, the United States,
Colombia, Australia, the United Kingdom, Russia, the United Arab
Emirates, Oman, Bahrain, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.
Enerflex's shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the
symbol "EFX". For more information about Enerflex, go to
For investor and media inquiries, please contact:
J. Blair Goertzen
President and Chief Executive Officer
D. James Harbilas
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
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