Berry Promotes Canaday to VP and Controller

Berry Petroleum Company has promoted Shawn M. Canaday to Vice President and Controller effective immediately.

Canaday will remain interim Chief Financial Officer until such time as David D. Wolf assumes the roles of Executive VP and CFO. Upon Wolf’s joining the Company, Canaday will report to Wolf.

"Shawn has been a vital part of Berry's growth and success since joining the Company five years ago. His appointment to the role of Vice President as well as his continued duties as Controller is a reflection of his leadership ability and the increased responsibilities Shawn has undertaken. These responsibilities will continue to expand as the Company grows," said President and CEO Robert F. Heinemann.