Champion Energy Services Adds to Senior Management Team

Company Prepares for Significant Growth in 2010

Jan 25, 2010, 12:51 ET from Champion Energy Services

HOUSTON, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott L. Fordham, president and chief executive officer, today announced that Champion Energy Services ( has added three members to its senior management team.

Allison Wall has joined Champion Energy as vice president – residential. Wall brings ten years of experience in the Texas electricity market in prior positions with Reliant Energy, Gexa Energy and most recently with Potentia Energy, where she was chief operating officer. As a veteran in deregulated electricity, Wall has managed enrollment operations, product development and offer management, billing and mailroom processing, customer regulatory affairs, customer service and call center operations, and residential marketing.

Brad Hudak has joined the company as chief information officer, spearheading a range of technology-driven internal programs and external initiatives to ensure state-of-the-art systems. Hudak has more than 19 years of experience in information technology, most recently serving as vice president of information systems and technology at NetVersant Solutions, a national provider of converging IT solutions. His career also includes service in the global software industry at Oracle Corporation, the world's largest enterprise software company.

Travis Andrews has joined Champion Energy as vice president – risk management and supply. His responsibilities include procuring power and maintaining a balanced supply portfolio matched to customers' electricity needs. With expertise in new product development and energy market wholesale supply, Andrews has held director-level and managerial positions at Enron Energy Services, Dynegy Energy Services and most recently at Integrys Energy Services, where he was director of electric structuring.

"Ali Wall, Brad Hudak and Travis Andrews bring unique skill sets that augment Champion Energy's world-class customer care model," said Fordham. "They also strengthen the company's senior management team as Champion Energy prepares for significant organic growth and new market entries in 2010 and beyond."  

About Champion Energy Services

Houston-based Champion Energy Services ranks in the retail electric providers in the United States. Champion Energy currently serves residential, commercial and industrial customers in deregulated electric energy markets in Texas, Illinois and Pennsylvania and is slated to enter the Ohio market in 2010. The company serves 350,000 residential customer equivalents, with a peak load near 1,000 Megawatts. Champion Energy is backed by the financial strength of Texas-based Crane Capital. PUCT No. 10098.

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