|Arch Coal SVP Warnecke Announces Plan to Retire in 2014|
"Dave has made an invaluable contribution to Arch's growth and success over the years," said
Warnecke has led Arch's marketing and trading function and served as a member of the corporation's senior officer team since 2005. In his new role, he will continue to report to
"With his decades of experience and great depth of knowledge in transportation and logistics, Dave is uniquely equipped to lead our ongoing supply chain initiative," said Lang. "We greatly appreciate his dedication to Arch and to this important project, as well as his strong commitment to ensuring a smooth and orderly transition in the marketing function."
During his tenure with the company, Warnecke has also served as president of Arch Coal Sales; president of Arch Energy Resources; corporate vice president of marketing and trading; executive vice president of sales and trading for Arch Coal Sales; president of Arch Transportation; mine manager at Arch's former
Through the transition period,
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