Cortney Liddiard - Chief Executive Officer of Ball Ventures, LLC
Cortney Liddiard is a co-founder, member of the Board of Directors of ARB Midstream, LLC, and the Chief Executive Officer of founding capital partner BV Natural Resources, LLC, the energy division of Ball Ventures, LLC.
In July 2002, Cortney Liddiard became Chief Executive Officer of Ball Ventures. The current company structure and team were implemented and assembled by Cortney, who is responsible for the day-to-day management of the company as well as the analysis and negotiation of new investments and projects. Cortney began his career working in U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch’s office in Washington D.C. where he served on the taxation staff and was exposed to a variety of taxation issues from the legislative perspective. He later joined and became a partner at Rudd & Company, PLLC, a large regional accounting firm, where he represented clients in all aspects of accounting and taxation and provided business consultation including real estate development finance and taxation advice.
Cortney attended Utah State University where he received his Bachelors of Science in Accounting, cum laude, and his Masters of Accountancy with an emphasis in tax.