Matrix Service Hires CFO

Matrix Service Co., a leading industrial services company, announced Wednesday that Kevin S. Cavanah has been promoted to the position of Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer effective December 6, 2010.

Cavanah has served the Company as Vice President, Accounting and Financial Reporting since August 2007 and as Controller since April 2003. Prior to joining the Company, Cavanah served as an Accounting Manager for Williams Communications from 2001 to 2003 and as an Accounting Manager for The Williams Companies, Inc. from 1998 to 2001. Prior to joining Williams, Cavanah served as an Audit Manager for Ernst & Young, LLP. Cavanah has a bachelor of science in business administration degree in accounting from the University of Arkansas.

Michael J. Hall, Chairman of the Matrix Service Company Board of Directors, said, "I have worked with Kevin since he joined the Company in 2003 and he is a proven accounting, financial and business leader. He has extensive experience in financial reporting, internal controls and regulatory compliance. We are fortunate to have such a strong internal candidate to assume this important role."

Matrix Service Co. provides engineering, construction and repair and maintenance services principally to the petroleum, petrochemical, power, bulk storage terminal, pipeline and industrial gas industries. The company is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, with regional operating facilities located in California, Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Washington in the U.S. and in Canada.