Clean Energy Names Gary Foster as Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications
Seal Beach, CA (June 7, 2012) - Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq: CLNE), North America's leading provider of natural gas fuel for transportation, announced today that Gary Foster has joined Clean Energy as Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications.
"Gary brings to Clean Energy the benefits of more than 20 years of wide-ranging senior communications management experience," said Andrew J. Littlefair, Clean Energy President and CEO. "We welcome Gary to our executive leadership team and look forward to working with him as our company continues to set the pace for the rapidly-growing national transition to clean, cost-efficient natural gas for vehicle fueling."
Mr. Foster comes to Clean Energy from the Walt Disney Company where he was Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications for Disney Consumer Products. Prior to joining Disney, Mr. Foster spent more than 18 years in various industries, federal and state government agencies, and political campaigns. He held senior communications positions with Anitgenics Inc. in New York and Enron in Houston. Earlier in his career, he served in multiple capacities in President George H.W. Bush's Administration, including assistant to the President and deputy press secretary, Department of Commerce public affairs director, and director of communications for the 1990 Economic Summit of Industrialized Nations. For five years, he worked as director of press advance for President Ronald Reagan. He began his career as a regional campaign manager in Texas state political races, and holds a B.A. degree in communications from the University of Texas at Austin.
Clean Energy (Nasdaq: CLNE) is the largest provider of natural gas fuel for transportation in North America and a global leader in the expanding natural gas vehicle fueling market. We have operations in compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicle fueling; construction and operation of natural gas fueling stations; compressor equipment and technology; biomethane production; and vehicle conversion. We fuel over 530 fleet customers and 25,000 vehicles daily at more than 273 strategic locations across the country with a broad customer base in the refuse, transit, trucking, shuttle, taxi, airport and municipal fleet markets. For more information, visit www.cleanenergyfuels.com