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2011-08-16 10:34:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Announced U.S. oil and gas transaction volume topped $24.4 billion for the first six months of 2011 versus $37 billion during the first half 2010, according to Hart Energy's A-DCenter.com. "Two themes characterize the 2011 market," said Richard Mason, chief technical director, upstream, for Hart Energy. "One is a larger number of smaller transactions in the Bakken Shale and Permian Basin, as operators add bolt-on acreage or improve liquids-rich...

2011-02-25 15:08:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hart Energy has added Richard Mason to its digital media team. In his new role as Executive Editor, Mason will cover oilfield services companies as well as global exploration and production activity. "We are proud to have Richard join the Hart Energy team," said Richard A. Eichler, president and CEO. "Few individuals have as much in-depth experience covering upstream drilling contractors and service companies - and even fewer display the analytical...

2010-07-14 05:30:00

HOUSTON, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- PLS, Inc. ("PLS") and its international partner Derrick Petroleum Services ("Derrick") report that global merger & acquisition activity for the second quarter of 2010 reached $43.1 billion in 165 transactions as compared with first quarter 2010 volume of $47.7 billion in 157 transactions. With $90.8 billion in 322 transactions in the first six months of 2010, global M&A activity is on pace to beat the 2009 full year total of $150.1 billion in 500...

2008-09-26 09:00:40

4-Antibody AG today announced that Dr. Richard Mason has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer and Geschaeftsfuehrer. Dr. Mason joins 4-Antibody from venture capital firm Advent Venture Partners, an investor in 4-Antibody, where he has been an Executive-in-Residence. Previously Dr. Mason was Senior Vice President Business Development at Cambridge Antibody Technology plc (CAT). As head of CAT's business development team he was responsible for numerous transactions with major...

2005-12-06 16:21:25

By Marilyn Moss LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - It's not exactly a Christmas story, but its heart is in the right place for this season. "Knights of the South Bronx" is a feel-good story (based on fact) about a group of elementary school kids from the South Bronx who learn some important life lessons after a dedicated teacher (Ted Danson) teaches them to play chess. It has got a bit of gritty realism, but for the most part this telefilm is a heart-warmer that certainly has some...

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