CALGARY, ALBERTA – April 24, 2017 – Higher Landing Inc., an outplacement and career transformation company based in Calgary, AB is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Easton Wren as Director and Shareholder.
Easton is an accomplished veteran of the energy industry and has supported Higher Landing as Chair of the Grizzly Den for the past 18 months. Through Easton’s continued involvement and contribution to the Grizzly Den, he has joined the ownership team and will support Higher Landing’s exponential growth.
Easton received a B.Sc.(Hons) in Geology and a Ph.D. in Geophysics from the University of Glasgow in Scotland. His professional experience includes positions with Ray Geophysical Company in Libya, the United Nations in Uganda, Amoco Canada and PanCanadian Petroleum in Calgary. He founded Petrel Consultants, has been an Independent Consultant, a former Director of BowLeven PLC., and is recently retired as Exploration Vice President and still a Director of Americas Petrogas Inc., a Calgary company with oil and gas operations in Argentina and a large potash/phosphate project in Peru. He is also on the board of International SoftRock oil Company with assets in Arizona and Cameroon.
Dr. Wren has lectured at U.S. and Canadian universities and has presented industry-oriented courses in the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, S.E. Asia and Australasia. He was President of the Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists (CSEG) and received Honorary Membership. He is the author of several published papers on seismic processing and interpretation and is a past editor of the Journal of the C.S.E.G.
In 1987, he was the Distinguished Lecturer for the American Association of Petroleum Geologists(AAPG) and is an active member of S.E.G., C.S.E.G., and A.P.E.G.G.A. He was the producer and host of CFAC-TV Calgary's "Science Spectrum" documentary programme.
“Easton’s industry, leadership and entertainment experience will expedite Higher Landing’s strategic plans, build profile of the Grizzly Den, cultivate the Grizzly Alumni community and assist with corporate client acquisition. We are thrilled to have someone on board who has so diligently supported Higher Landing since the beginning, and who has given so generously of his time.”
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Higher Landing is an innovative, results focused outplacement and career transformation company that provides collaborative “go-to-market” assistance for individuals wanting to land higher in their career. This includes professional transition, branding and marketing services to professionals, corporations downsizing their staff and professional athletes.
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