Navigator Energy Services Announces Addition of Ken Reasnor as Senior Vice President of Commercial

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Navigator Energy Services (Navigator) announced today that Ken Reasnor has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Commercial. Reasnor brings over two decades of extensive knowledge of the crude oil industry with significant experience in market analysis, logistics, and asset management in the Midcontinent region of the United States.

As Senior Vice President of Commercial, Reasnor will lead the day-to-day management of commercial and business development, including the attraction of new merchant volumes and related service offerings. Reasnor will also spearhead the continued expansion of the downstream interconnectedness of the Navigator Midcontinent platform, providing customers a neat crude delivery for Cushing originated volumes. Reasnor’s strong reputation and relationships, developed during his 27 years in the energy industry, provides Navigator with a unique skillset to capitalize on its industry leading footprint and service offerings to unlock additional value for all stakeholders in the Midcontinent.

Prior to joining Navigator, Reasnor served as Director of Oil Marketing at Plains Marketing, L.P. where he was responsible for managing and directing the Midcontinent region’s business unit and increasing the company’s monthly supply and profitability. During his tenure at Plains, Reasnor also served as Director of Oil Marketing for the Oklahoma Business Unit and Senior Oil Purchasing Representative.

“Ken is the ideal person to lead Navigator’s next chapter of growth,” said Matt Vining, Navigator Chief Executive Officer. “His track record of success and integrity are entirely consistent with Navigator’s, and his unique position in the marketplace provides our platform immediate value. We couldn’t be more excited to welcome him to the team.”

An Oklahoma resident, Reasnor also serves as a board member for the Harold Hamm Diabetes Center Advisory Board and is a member of the Petroleum Alliance of Oklahoma. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Oklahoma State University.

About Navigator Energy Services

Navigator Energy Services provides comprehensive midstream services including product gathering, transportation and sequestration. The company is committed to building and operating all of our projects to meet and often exceed safety requirements, while minimizing the collective impact to the environment, landowners and the public during construction and ongoing operations. More information is available at


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