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2014-05-06 20:21:30

Robert L. Parker Jr. Continues As Non-Employee Board Member HOUSTON, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Parker Drilling Company (NYSE:PKD) announced today that Gary G. Rich, president and chief executive officer, has been elected chairman of the company's board of directors, effective immediately. The election was confirmed following the company's annual meeting of stockholders held last week in Houston, Texas. Since joining Parker in 2012, Mr. Rich has been instrumental in strengthening...

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  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.