People: Gas Natural Inc (EGAS.A)
24 Mar 2017
Mr. Gregory J. Osborne is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Gas Natural Inc. He has served as a director since September 2009. In May 2014, he became our chief executive officer. Mr. Osborne served as our president and chief operating officer from November 2013 until May 2014. He served as our vice president from June 2013 until November 2013. Mr. Osborne was appointed president and chief operating officer of Energy West Resources, Inc., our marketing and production subsidiary, in February 2012. He previously served as president, chief operating officer and a director of John D. Oil and Gas Company (JDOG), a publicly-held oil and gas exploration company, from 2006 until January 2012. In November 2011, the United States District Court issued an order appointing a receiver to marshal and maintain the value of the assets of JDOG in connection with an action brought by one of the company’s creditors. In January 2012, JDOG filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court. The bankruptcy proceeding is currently ongoing. From 2003 until joining JDOG, he was president of Great Plains Exploration LLC, an oil and gas exploration company based in Mentor, Ohio that owns and operates oil and gas wells. From 2001 until joining Great Plains, he served as executive vice president of Orwell Natural Gas Company, a natural gas distribution company acquired by us in January 2010. From April 2009 to September 2010, he was a director of Corning Natural Gas Corporation, a publicly-held public utility company in Corning, New York, and a trustee of the Ohio Oil and Gas Association. Mr. Osborne graduated from The Ohio State University with a major in Business. Mr. Osborne’s managerial experience and service on the board of various energy related companies provides our board of directors with a wide range of industry specific knowledge.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||250,577|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||98,200|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||78,371|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||427,148|