Chesapeake Energy Names Martin As New Chairman

Chesapeake Energy Corp. said late Monday that R. Brad Martin has been appointed non-executive chairman of the company's board effective immediately. Martin replaces Archie Dunham, who will retain his board seat and serve as Chairman Emeritus. Shares of Chesapeake were flat at $8.24 in after-hours activity.

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