Appoints Business Leader as Interim President
HOUSTON, March 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nova Biosource Fuels, Inc. (Amex: NBF), a refiner and marketer of ASTM quality biodiesel, announced today that it has expanded its senior executive team to include Fred Zeidman as its Interim President. Mr. Zeidman has been a Nova director since June 26, 2007. He has served as a Managing Director of the law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP since July 2003 and as Chairman of the Board of Corporate Strategies, Inc., a consulting firm, since July 2004. He previously served as Chairman of the Board of Seitel Inc., an oil field services company, from June 2002 to February 2007. Mr. Zeidman's community and political affairs activities include the Chairmanship of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Council, a position he has held since President George W. Bush appointed him in 2002. He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Washington University in 1968, and an MBA from New York University in 1970.
"We are truly fortunate to have a leader, with the business and government experience of Fred Zeidman, join our operational executive team as Interim President," said Kenneth T. Hern, Chairman and CEO of Nova. "As we begin the start up and commissioning of our Seneca refinery and continue to execute our business strategy, Fred's proven skills and insights will prove invaluable to take us through the next phase of our growth. As Vice Chairman of our company, J.D. McGraw will continue to focus on capital financing requirements and investor relations. Their leadership and guidance are key to achieving our goal of sustainable biodiesel production using lower cost feedstock."
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