Chestnut Exploration & Production Launches Industry Blog

DALLAS, March 12, 2014 - Chestnut Exploration & Production, Inc., an independent oil and natural gas company, announced it has launched an industry blog, hosted on the company website, which focuses on industry trends, insight and predictions on the state of the oil and gas industry.

In blog posts by Mark Plummer, chief executive officer and founder of Chestnut Exploration and Production, readers are offered insight into his professional experience, drawing from his years of working as an oilman in the field and as a founder of a company. In addition, Plummer provides analysis of industry trends affecting the economy, Texas and the industry as a whole. Other Chestnut executives will provide industry insight and appear as guest bloggers.

“Chestnut is celebrating its 20th year of operation, and I’m happy to share my entrepreneurial  expertise and knowledge of the oil and gas industry to provide a unique point of view of where the industry was, where it is now and where it’s going,” said Plummer. “It is my hope to provide a unique perspective into how Chestnut Exploration and Production is taking new approaches to existing drilling techniques.”

Blog posts include topics such as lessons learned and advice for beginning oil industry professionals, company news, including its recent 10,250 mineral acre acquisition, industry insight and Texas’ oil boom.

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About Chestnut Exploration & Production, Inc.

Chestnut Exploration and Production, Inc. is a licensed and bonded oil and natural gas operating and development company with operations in California, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. Chestnut’s mission is to use advanced science and geological techniques to maximize the value of its projects. Chestnut’s experts have decades of experience and are trained in all aspects of the energy business.