Howard Thill Joins Devon to Succeed White
Howard Thill has joined Devon Energy Corporation (DVN) as senior vice president, communications and investor relations.He has joined the company to fill the position created by the retirement of Vince White, senior vice president, communications and investor relations. The company announced yesterday the retirement of Vince White who is scheduled to retire August 8, 2014.
“Howard brings to Devon deep knowledge borne of extensive and varied experience in our industry,” John Richels, Devon’s president and chief executive officer said. “We look forward to his contributions as we continue to navigate the opportunities before us.”
Prior to joining Marathon, Thill was director of investor relations with Phillips Petroleum Co. He began his career with Phillips in 1982 as a drilling fluids sales/service engineer. He subsequently held positions of increasing responsibility in natural gas operations, federal and international tax, chemical accounting, international finance and business development.
Thill is a certified public accountant with bachelor's degrees in accounting and marketing, as well as a master's degree in business administration from Oklahoma State University.
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