Integrated Drilling Equipment names Martin Paulk as Senior VP
SPRING, Texas -- Jim Terry, CEO of Integrated Drilling Equipment Holdings Corp. (IDE), stated the appointment of Martin (Marty) Paulk, 52, as SVP of Sales, Marketing and Strategic Implementation, effective immediately.
Prior to his appointment, Marty Paulk was the Senior Director-Global Technical Solutions and Strategy at Key Energy Services. Prior to his position at Key Energy Services, Mr. Paulk held leadership roles in Strategic Business Development, Research and Development, and Product Line Management at Halliburton from 1996 to 2013. While at Halliburton, Marty also led numerous drilling optimization and automation technological developments and commercial implementations. From 1989 to 1996, Mr. Paulk was with Baker Hughes in increasingly responsible roles. Marty Paulk resides in Houston, Texas and holds a BS in Petroleum Engineering from The University of Texas in Austin, Texas.
Marty Paulk said, "IDE is uniquely positioned to deliver comprehensive and optimized drilling solutions, with IDE' s unique rig manufacturing capabilities combined with its industry leading SCR/VFD power systems and innovative drilling automation control systems. I am very excited to join the IDE management team at this very opportune time for the company."
Jim Terry, CEO, said, "I am extremely pleased to add Marty Paulk to o ur team at IDE and look forward to the many benefits this addition brings to the company at a time of great opportunity in the market. Marty possesses key core competencies, experience and leadership skills that will help us drive to the next level in the provision of fit-for-purpose, drilling rigs and equipment of the type required to deliver the safe, reliable and high performance wells our customers need to effectively compete in today' s challenging market."