BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Ward Williston Oil Company's President, Laurie Cunnington is featured as Woman of the Month by womenof.com. WomenOf.com(TM) is an on-line community forum for women featuring editorial that enhances the quality of their personal and professional lives. Please visit http://www.womenof.com/articles/wm_7_31_07.asp to read the featured article about Ms. Cunnington.
Laurie Cunnington, President of Ward Williston Oil Company, has served as an Officer and Director since 1987. Ward Williston is an independent oil producer and service company with operations in the Williston Basin of North Dakota and in Michigan. In addition to operating its own oil wells, Ward Williston provides a wide range of production services to major oil companies and independent companies throughout North Dakota. For more information about Ward Williston, please visit http://www.wardwilliston.com/.
Ms. Cunnington holds board positions with Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Woman's Leadership Board, The Global Foundation, Opportunities International, and Joint Aid Management. She is a member of The Committee of 200, The Clinton Global Initiative, The Petroleum Council in North Dakota and the Independent Petroleum Association of America. Ms. Cunnington was honored in 2006 with the Ernst & Young Entrepreneurial of the Year Award for the Central Great Lakes Region.
Her philanthropic work includes assisting in establishing orphanages, school programs, mentoring programs, microfinance and feeding programs in developing countries. She is currently working with groups in India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Peru, Rwanda, Mozambique Sudan, South Africa and Uganda.
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Source: Ward Williston Oil Company
CONTACT: Tonya Miller of Ward Williston Oil Company, +1-248-594-6622,
Web site: http://www.wardwilliston.com/