Rock Energy appoints vice president of exploration

Rock Energy Inc., a crude oil and natural gas exploration and production company, has appointed Josh McDonald as vice president of exploration.

Josh has previously worked with both Allen Bey and Jeff Campbell at Avid Oil and Gas, and now brings over 17 years of experience to the company, the most recent of which as the vice president of Exploration at Renegade Petroleum.

Josh will be responsible for leading Rock's exploration and development efforts as the company moves to build on its exploration discoveries to further expand its drilling inventory.

In addition to Josh, the company has appointed Mr Scott Kober as Manager of Engineering in December 2012. Scott has over 15 years of experience in the industry in a wide variety of engineering roles. Scott is primarily responsible for overseeing Rock's reserve management, exploitation strategies and business development.