Newfield Promotes Exec

John Jasek leads the Gulf of Mexico unit.
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Oil and gas exploration and production company

Newfield Exploration

(NFX)

said Wednesday that it promoted John H. Jasek to vice president.

The Houston-based company said Jasek continues as general manager for the Gulf of Mexico.

Jasek, before joining Newfield, worked for

Anadarko Petroleum

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and

Amoco Production

. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers and the American Petroleum Institute.

Shares of Newfield were trading up 42 cents, or 1%, at $42.06 Wednesday.

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