SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwire - March 2, 2009) - EnergySolutions, Inc. (NYSE: ES)
announced today that effective February 27, 2009, J. I. "Chip" Everest
stepped down as Vice Chairman of EnergySolutions. Mr. Everest will remain
on the Board of Directors and will continue to work with the
As part of his Board responsibilities, Mr. Everest will maintain an office
at corporate headquarters. Chip will resume his role as Partner in Western
Pacific Group looking for investment opportunities. Western Pacific Group
is an investment company owned by Chip and Steve Creamer.
Steve Creamer, Chairman and CEO of EnergySolutions, stated, "Chip has been
an integral part of the growth and success of EnergySolutions. We are very
pleased that he will continue to serve on the Board of Directors as well as
working with the EnergySolutions foundation. Chip and I have been partners
in several successful ventures over the years and he is one of my most
trusted and valued advisors."
EnergySolutions offers customers a full range of integrated services and
solutions, including nuclear operations, characterization, decommissioning,
decontamination, site closure, transportation, nuclear materials
management, processing, recycling, and disposition of nuclear waste, and
research and engineering services across the nuclear fuel cycle.
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