Gulfport Energy Appoints Donnie Moore Interim CEO As Michael G. Moore Steps Down

Gulfport Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: GPOR) said Nov. 1 that Michael G. Moore stepped down as president and CEO and will be replaced on an interim basis by the Oklahoma City-based company’s current COO Donnie Moore.

Michael Moore was named CEO of Gulfport in 2014. Prior to that, had served as the company’s CFO and secretary since joining Gulfport in 2000.

In addition to stepping down, Michael Moore also resigned from his position on the Gulfport board. His resignation, effective Oct. 29, was not a result of any disagreement with Gulfport or the company’s operations, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.