Luke Hutson, PRW.com, October 16, 2006
John B. Hess brings oil and gas knowledge to the company.
16 October 2006 – Dow Chemical Company has announced that John B. Hess, chairman and CEO of Hess Corporation, has joined the Dow board of directors.
The global activities of the Hess Corporation, which is headquartered in New York, include the exploration, production and sales for crude oil and natural gas. The chairman of Dow’s board of directors, Andrew N. Liveris, said: “Mr Hess brings a proven track record of global leadership in the oil and gas industry to our board.
“His perspective, insight and understanding of this complex industry will be invaluable to Dow as we navigate our way through this challenging global energy environment.”