CALGARY, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Walton Edgemont Development Corporation (the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce that Mr. Greg Pollard has been appointed to serve as a director of the Corporation.
Mr. Pollard has over 30 years of experience in the energy field and served as the Chief Financial Officer of Connacher Oil and Gas Limited. Mr. Pollard led Ernst & Young LLP’s Transaction Advisory Services practice in Calgary from 2008 to 2012 and previously served as Gulf Coast Transaction Advisory Services practice and market leader, as well as oil and gas industry sector leader in the Americas in Ernst & Young LLP's Houston office. He is a Chartered Accountant, a Chartered Insolvency and Restructuring Professional, and a graduate of the Kellogg School of Management Executive Program, and has also received his ICD.D from the Institute of Corporate Directors. Mr. Pollard currently serves as a director of the Balancing Pool.
The Corporation also announces that concurrent with Mr. Pollard appointment, Ms. Michelle Cameron has resigned as a director of the Corporation. The Corporation thanks Ms. Cameron for all her efforts. Ms. Cameron will continue in her position as Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary.
The Corporation is managed by Walton Asset Management L.P. and the development of the project is managed by Walton Development and Management LP, both of which are members of the Walton Group of Companies.
The Walton Group of Companies (“Walton”) is a multinational real estate investment, planning, and development group concentrating on the research, acquisition, administration, planning and development of strategically located land in major North American growth corridors.
Walton has been in business for over 35 years and takes a long-term approach to land planning and development. Walton’s industry-leading expertise in real estate investment, land planning and development uniquely positions Walton to responsibly transition land into sustainable communities where people live, work and play. Its communities are comprehensively designed in collaboration with local residents for the benefit of community stakeholders. Its goal is to build communities that will stand the test of time: hometowns for present and future generations.
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