FINDLAY, Ohio, Dec. 16, 2013 - Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) today
announced the appointment of Pamela K. M. Beall as senior vice president,
Corporate Planning, Government and Public Affairs, effective Jan. 1, 2014.
"Pam's extensive background in finance, business development and global
procurement provides a tremendous foundation for these additional
responsibilities in the company," said Gary R. Heminger, MPC's president and
CEO. "Since MPC became an independent company in 2011, she has provided strong
leadership in establishing a positive relationship with the investor and analyst
Ms. Beall began her career with Marathon Oil Company in 1978. After several
positions of increasing responsibilities within Marathon, she transferred to USX
in 1985 as general manager, Treasury Services. Prior to rejoining Marathon in
2002, she held senior financial positions at NationsRent, Inc. and OHM
Corporation. Since 2002, Beall has held numerous positions including director of
Corporate Affairs, vice president of Business Development, vice president of
Global Procurement and vice president of Products, Supply & Optimization. She
was named to her current position of vice president, Investor Relations and
Government & Public Affairs in July 2011.
Beall's new organization will include Business Development, Economics, Global
Procurement, Federal and State Government Affairs and Public Affairs.
Beall graduated from The University of Findlay, Ohio, with a bachelor's degree
in accounting in 1978. In 1984, she received her master's degree in business
administration from Bowling Green State University, Ohio.Â She was licensed as a
certified public accountant in Ohio in 1984.
In addition to Beall's appointment, MPC also announced that Timothy T. Griffith,
vice president and treasurer, will assume responsibility for Investor Relations.
Griffith will become vice president, Finance and Investor Relations, and
About Marathon Petroleum Corporation
MPC is the nation's fourth-largest refiner, with a crude oil refining capacity
of approximately 1.7 million barrels per calendar day in its seven-refinery
system. Marathon brand gasoline is sold through approximately 5,100
independently owned retail outlets across 18 states. In addition, Speedway LLC,
an MPC subsidiary, owns and operates the nation's fourth-largest convenience
store chain, with approximately 1,470 convenience stores in nine states. MPC
also owns, leases or has ownership interests in approximately 8,300 miles of
pipeline. Through subsidiaries, MPC owns the general partner of MPLX LP, a
midstream master limited partnership. MPC's fully integrated system provides
operational flexibility to move crude oil, feedstocks and petroleum-related
products efficiently through the company's distribution network in the Midwest,
Southeast and Gulf Coast regions. For additional information about the company,
please visit our website at http://www.marathonpetroleum.com.
Investor Relations Contacts:
Beth Hunter (419) 421-2559
Geri Ewing (419) 421-2071
Angelia Graves (419) 421-2703
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