David Kirshner Joins Tesoro as Senior Vice President, Commerical
SAN ANTONIO, TX - October 7, 2011 - Tesoro Corporation (NYSE: TSO) today announced it has appointed David Kirshner to lead its commercial business, reporting to chief executive officer Greg Goff.
"We're delighted to have Dave join Tesoro. His broad experience across the marketing and refining spectrum will help us further develop and strengthen our supply, trading and optimization performance," said Goff. "His proven abilities and strong leadership experience will help us as we drive towards achievement of our strategic objectives."
Kirshner was most recently vice president, supply, trading and transportation for Hess Corporation. He previously held a variety of leadership roles with ExxonMobil, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from Southern Methodist University.
Tesoro Corporation, a Fortune 150 company, is an independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products. Tesoro, through its subsidiaries, operates seven refineries in the western United States with a combined capacity of approximately 665,000 barrels per day. Tesoro's retail-marketing system includes nearly 1,200 branded retail stations, of which over 375 are company operated under the Tesoro®, Shell® and USA GasolineTM brands.