Ridgeline appoints new CFO
CALGARY-- Ridgeline Energy Services Inc., an energy services and water treatment company, has appointed Kevin M. Bridges to the role of chief financial officer, effective October 1, 2012. Bridges succeeds James Yeager, who will be leaving the company to pursue other opportunities.
"We are pleased to have Kevin Bridges join Ridgeline at this important point in the history of the company," says Tony Ker, president and chief executive officer of Ridgeline. "He has demonstrated a record of success in managing financial operations at rapidly growing corporate entities. In particular, as we look to further deploy our wastewater treatment technologies throughout North America, Kevin's extensive experience in the real estate sector will assist us as we look to acquire facilities such as our Santa Fe Springs operation in Southern California. We look forward to his leadership as we work to grow Ridgeline into a leading wastewater treatment and environmental management company in the coming years."
Bridges brings more than a decade of experience in senior management positions in finance and accounting with both public and private companies. From 2006 to the present, he served in positions of increasing executive responsibility for the Shopoff Companies, a private real estate investment firm. From 2001 to 2006 Bridges was Director of Finance for Newport Beach, California-based Cameo Homes with responsibility for equity and debt financing. Bridges holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from The University of Texas at Austin and is a Certified Public Accountant.