DENVER, Colo., Aug. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Rangeford Resources, Inc. (OTCQB:RGFR). Rangeford Resources, Inc. (the "Company" or "Rangeford") announced the appointment of two new executive officers, and the addition of Kevin Carreno to its Board of Directors.
On August 28, 2012, the Board of Directors appointed John Miller as the Chief Financial Officer of Rangeford. Mr. Miller has senior management experience helping corporations realize business opportunities, confront market challenges, and create shareholder and corporate value. In addition to holding senior executive positions in different industries, Mr. Miller is a former Senior Vice President of Federal Express. He started at FedEx during their start-up phase and spent over 14 years there, during that time, holding the position of Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Miller was instrumental in funding initiatives for Federal Express and was part of the management team that took the company public and was involved in getting the company listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
At that time, E. Robert Gates was appointed as the Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions. Dr. Gates brings to the management of the Company over 45 years experience as a business executive and consultant. His executive management experience includes currently serving as President and Chief Executive Officer of ISRG, Inc. and MBC Services, Inc. He has also served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Midwest Energy Ventures, LC (2008 to 2010.) From 2006 to 2007, He served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Gulfstar Energy Group, LLC. Dr. gates co-founded and was Chairman, CEO and Director of ATNG, Inc. a public company, from 2000 to 2003.
Mr. Kevin Carreno was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Company on August 9, 2012. Mr. Carreno founded Experts Counsel Inc. in 2005. He has over 25 years as a lawyer in private practice, in-house counsel with a major brokerage firm and in a variety of senior management positions including Chief Compliance Officer, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive Officer with various financial services companies both in the United States and in the United Kingdom. Mr. Carreno has served as an independent consultant in settled regulatory proceedings with the SEC, FINRA, the State of Pennsylvania and Connecticut. In addition to his legal and consulting practice, Mr. Carreno is a part owner of International Assets Advisory, LLC, an SEC registered broker dealer engaged in investment banking, institutional and retail business. Mr. Carreno is also part owner of Fuel Trader Holdings, Inc. an energy resource management company. More recently, Mr. Carreno was elected as a governor to the board of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).
Fred Ziegler, President of Rangeford, stated, "Rangeford has begun to assemble a corporate management team that will enable the Company to begin not only identify oil and gas projects, but also provide the Company with the management skills it needs to successfully manage such projects." Mr. Ziegler went on to say, "We believe that with the experience of Mr. Gates and Mr. Miller, combined with the knowledge and experience Mr. Carreno brings to the Board of Directors, the Company is well situated to pursue its efforts in the oil and gas industry."
About Rangeford Resources, Inc.:
Rangeford Resources, Inc. is a Denver-based, oil and gas exploration and production company. For further information on the Company, please visit our website www.rangeford-resources.com.
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