THE GEORGE JARKESY SHOW HOSTS DOUG BARTOLE, CEO OF VERO ENERGY, TO TALK ABOUT EVOLVING SMALL BUSINESS. ALSO ON THE SHOW WAS FATHER FRANK PAVONE, NATIONAL DIRECTOR OF PRIESTS FOR LIFE TO DISCUSS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A DEMOCRACY AND A REPUBLIC
Mr. Doug Bartole of Calgary, Alberta is the President and CEO of Vero Energy Inc., a title which he has held since the company’s inception in September, 2005. From 2001 to 2005 Mr. Bartole held various positions with True Energy with his latest being Vice President, Operations. From 1997 to 2000 Mr. Bartole held various positions with Renaissance Energy Ltd. which subsequently became a part of Husky Oil Ltd. During his tenure he increased his overall responsibilities with ultimate direction of an area of 30,000 boe/d. Prior Mr. Bartole worked with Pan Canadian Petroleum since 1992 and prior thereto held various operational positions with major and junior oil and gas companies. He received a B.Sc. in Engineering from the University of Alberta in 1992 and a diploma in Petroleum Technology from SAIT in 1986. He is currently a member of the Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta and the Petroleum Society of CIM.
FATHER FRANK PAVONE
Father Frank A. Pavone is an American Roman Catholic priest and pro-life activist. He is the national director of Priests for Life and serves as the Chairman and Pastoral Director of Rachel’s Vineyard. He also is the President of the National Pro-Life Religious Council, an umbrella groups of various Christian denominations working to end abortion, and serves as Pastoral Director of the Silent No More awareness campaign.