HOUSTON, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SulphCo, Inc. (the "Company" or "SulphCo") (Amex: SUF), a technology company with a patented ultrasound process to desulfurize crude oil, announced today the appointment of Fred S. Zeidman to the Company's Board of Directors.
"We are pleased to have Mr. Zeidman join SulphCo's Board of Directors," said Dr. Larry D. Ryan, Chief Executive Officer of SulphCo. "The Company will benefit from his extensive experience, both in the executive suite and the boardroom, along with his solid understanding of the energy business. I believe Mr. Zeidman will be a valuable asset in our future growth and development."
Mr. Zeidman has held leadership positions in a number of energy related companies. He is the former Chairman of the Board of Houston-based Seitel, Inc., a leading provider of seismic data and related geophysical expertise to the petroleum industry. He also served as Chairman of the Board of Unibar Corporation, the largest domestic independent drilling fluids company, until its sale in 1991 to Anchor Drilling Fluids. He currently serves as Interim President for Nova Biosource Fuels, Inc. (Amex), a refiner and marketer of renewable biodiesel fuel products. Mr. Zeidman is also a Senior Director for Governmental Affairs at Greenberg, Traurig's Washington D.C. law office.
"Having spent most of my career in the energy sector, I understand the value proposition of SulphCo's economical ultrasound solution to the complex and expensive problem of sulphur removal," said Zeidman. "I am excited to join the SulphCo Board and look forward to the opportunity to contribute to the success of this revolutionary technology as it transitions into the commercial phase."
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