Tuesday, May 21 2013 12:03 PM EDT2013-05-21 16:03:47 GMT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- This has a familiar sound. Bobby Petrino takes over a program making a conference change and looks to lift it in stature.The new Western Kentucky University coach was at the ConferenceMore >>
In Eric Crawford's "Morning Line," Bobby Petrino says he's not patient and wants to get WKU "cranked up pretty good" in a hurry, plus John Calipari's storm donation and more.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 10:38 PM EDT2013-05-21 02:38:47 GMT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Teddy Bridgewater doesn't ask for much. So when he told University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong and offensive coordinator Shawn Watson that he wanted to ask somethingMore >>
Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is certainly going to be a Heisman Trophy candidate to start next season, but he has told coaches he doesn't want a Heisman publicity campaign.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 12:41 AM EDT2013-05-20 04:41:21 GMT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The scene is always the same. After every University of Kentucky basketball home game, the coach walks across the Rupp Arena court, puts on his headset and starts talking withMore >>
Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari will do things a bit differently with his young but talented Wildcats team this season.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 10:48 PM EDT2013-05-21 02:48:31 GMT
Shelbyville, Ky (WDRB) -- Shelby County is stiffening its rules on underage drinking. The city council is currently considering adopting an ordinance already passed by Shelby County which will hold adultsMore >>
Shelbyville is set to enact an ordinance that will hold adults responsible when minors drink on their property.More >>
Follow the WDRB Newsroom, Reporters and Anchors.More >>
Tweets from the WDRB Newsroom, Reporters and Anchors.More >>
Information contained on this page is provided by companies via press release distributed through PR Newswire, an independent third-party content provider. PR Newswire, WorldNow and this Station make no warranties or representations in connection therewith.
HOUSTON, Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Shale-Inland Holdings today announced that, effective February 21, 2013, Frank A. Riddick, III has been appointed the Company's Executive Chairman. Mr. Riddick, a member of the Company's Board of Directors since March 2012, replaces Craig Bouchard, who no longer serves as a director.
"We thank Mr. Bouchard for his service to Shale-Inland and wish him well as he pursues other interests," said Richard E. Lundgren, Jr., the Company's Chief Executive Officer. "The management team is looking forward to continuing its partnership with the Board under the stewardship of Mr. Riddick. He and I have developed a great working relationship since I became CEO, and Frank's experience and credibility in the industry will serve the Company well as he works with me to develop and oversee Shale-Inland's strategy."
Mr. Riddick, who has 30 years of experience in a wide range of industrial businesses, most recently served as Chief Executive Officer of JMC Steel Group, having been appointed to that position in March 2010 and was previously Chief Operating Officer since August 2009. Prior to joining JMC Steel Group, Mr. Riddick served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Formica Corporation and as President and Chief Operating Officer of Armstrong World Industries. He currently serves as a member of the board and chairman of the audit committee of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. and is a member of the board and serves as the chairman of audit committee for Geeknet Inc. Mr Riddick received his bachelor's degree in Mathematics and Economics from Vanderbilt and his M.B.A. from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.
About Shale-Inland Shale-Inland is a leading specialty industrial distributor of pipe, valves, fittings and related products and provider of technical solutions to the energy and industrial sectors. We operate 47 strategically located branches throughout North America in close proximity to our customers and act as a critical link in our customers' supply chain. We market and sell our products through 12 distinct and targeted brands. For more information, visit www.shale-inland.com.