Norman, OK, January 13, 2015 – Cimarron Energy, Inc., a leading manufacturer of oil and natural gas production and processing equipment and environmental devices, announced today that it has named Richard J. Wilkie as the company’s Chief Financial Officer. Cimarron Energy was recapitalized by Turnbridge Capital Partners in a carve-out purchase from the Curtiss Wright Corporation in December 2014.
Mr. Larry Holdge, President of Cimarron said, “We are delighted to have Rich join us as our Chief Financial Officer. To be able to attract a candidate with Rich’s expertise in accounting, finance, and legal matters is a tribute to the exciting future all of the members of the management team see for the newly-independent Cimarron Energy.
Mr. Wilkie said, “I look forward to joining Larry and the rest of the management team in helping to expand Cimarron’s product line and geographic reach. The Company has a very capable resource base which we will continue to scale to support our future growth.”
Mr. Wilkie was most recently a partner in the Houston law office of Akin Gump where he specialized in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and financial and securities transactions. Mr. Wilkie is also a Certified Public Accountant. He earned his B.B.A. degree in accounting and his J.D. at the University of Texas in Austin.
About Cimarron Energy
Founded in 1976, Cimarron Energy is a manufacturer of oil and natural gas production and processing equipment providing separation, flowback, and environmental products to exploration and production companies throughout the United States. Cimarron’s production and processing equipment is used to efficiently separate oil, natural gas and water as well as other materials from hydrocarbon streams for transportation and sale. The Company’s environmental devices provide high performance, cost effective and regulatory compliant solutions for emissions control. Cimarron operates from manufacturing facilities in Newcastle, OK; Marlow, OK; and Evans, CO. For more information, please visit www.cimarron.com.
About Turnbridge Capital
Turnbridge Capital, LLC is an energy-focused private equity firm with offices in Dallas, TX and Houston, TX. Turnbridge seeks to invest alongside experienced management teams in companies that provide services, equipment, and products to the upstream, midstream and downstream energy end-markets. For more information, visit www.turnbridecapital.com.