The Management Team
Ron Patterson, President and CEO
Mr. Patterson has been involved in the downhole drilling tool and drilling motor industries for over 30 years. Over his career he has held positions of President and Chief Executive Officer of Wenzel Downhole Tools Ltd, Vice President of Dyna-Drill Technologies Canada, Global Vice President of Drilling Motor Technologies for NOV, and Vice President of NOV Downhole Tools Canada.
Chris Thomson, Vice-President
Mr. Thomson has spent over 50 years working in the supply and service industries for the Oil and Gas sector. Previous positions held have been: Vice President of Precision Drilling Canadian Directional Division, Business Partner and General Manager of Axis Energy Services, Operations Manager at Pure Energy Services Directional Division, and several operations and sales positions at NOV Downhole Tools including Canadian Sales Manager for Downhole Tools.
Majid Delpassand, Vice President United States
Mr. Delpassand has worked in manufacturing and supply for the Oil and Gas industry for over 25 years. He has held several senior management positions during his tenure including, President and partner of Ascent Coatings, Managing partner of Intellifuse Coating, Vice President at DynaDrill Technologies and Vice President and Director of Engineering at Robbins and Myers. Mr. Delpassand also holds a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering as well as a Masters degree in Business Administration.
John Wade Jr. – US Manager
Mr. Wade has been involved in the downhole drilling tool and drilling motor industries for over 30 years. Over his career he has held positions of Sales Manager for Bico Drilling Tools, Sr. Corporate Sales for NOV Downhole Tools, Vice President of Dyna-Drill Technologies USA, and President of Prime Downhole.