Signature Sponsor
Jimmy Brock, CEO, CONSOL Energy, Opens Bluefield Coal Show on Wednesday, September 11, 2019



September 5, 2019 - Jimmy A. Brock, President and CEO, CONSOL Energy, will open the Bluefield Coal Show after delivering the Keynote Address at the Media and Exhibitor Appreciation Breakfast on Wednesday, September 11, 2019.

Jimmy Brock

“We are delighted that Jimmy Brock has accepted our invitation to speak to us and to open the show.” said Bill Reid, Chair of the Media and Exhibitor Breakfast. “Everyone is invited to attend and all they have to do is to complete the form to get a free ticket.”.


Brock serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of CONSOL Energy, and has served as a member of CONSOL Energy’s Board since November 2017. He currently is a member of the Board’s Health, Safety and Environmental Committee. He previously served as the Chief Operating Officer – Coal of CNX Resources Corporation (CNX) from December 2010 until November, 2017, when CONSOL Energy separated from CNX.
He currently serves as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the board of directors of the general partner of CONSOL Coal Resources LP, a position he has held since 2015. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President - Northern Appalachia – West Virginia Operations of CNX from 2007 to 2010, and as Vice President - Operations of CNX from 2006 to 2007.  Mr. Brock began his career with CNX in 1979 at the Matthews Mine and since then has served at various locations in many positions including Section Foreman, Mine Longwall Coordinator, General Mine Foreman and Superintendent.

The renamed Media and Exhibitor Appreciation Breakfast takes place on-site at 8:30 am. The Breakfast is arranged both to recognize members of the media, who carry out the show promotion, in addition to welcoming many of the exhibitors and attendees. The show’s ribbon-cutting will take place at the breakfast’s conclusion.

For more information on the Bluefield Coal Show, please contact the Chamber of Commerce of the Two Virginias at 304-327-7184 or e-mail