Archive | November, 2016

PESA News – High Performer Spotlight

High Performer Spotlight: Christina Karapataki, Early Stage Technology Investments, Schlumberger What influenced your decision to enter the oil and gas industry? My background is in Chemical Engineering and very early on in my studies I was fascinated by how reliable energy supply affects every aspect of the economy and our lives. Given the importance of […]

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PESA News – PESA Welcomes New Advisory Board Members

PESA Welcomes New Advisory Board Members The PESA Advisory Board Members contribute to the direction of PESA, promote PESA participation within their own companies and strengthen PESA’s membership ranks via their personal industry connections. The PESA Board of Directors nominated and approved three new Advisory Board Members: Kyle Chapman, President, Completions and Production, Weatherford International; […]

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PESA News – PESA President Keynotes OilComm Conference and Exposition

PESA President Keynotes OilComm Conference and Exposition “While the work of our sector doesn’t get all the press or flashy headlines, innovation is central to the oilfield. Even though our industry is facing challenging economics, this commitment to innovation does not stop. We’re proud of our legacy as innovators, and I’m honored to work in an […]

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PESA News – PESA Promotes Business Intelligence Through Its CID Annual Meeting

PESA Promotes Business Intelligence Through Its CID Annual Meeting Credit professionals from PESA member companies gathered at the 2016 PESA Credit Interchange Division Annual Meeting on September 21-23 for networking opportunities, training on how to best utilize the CID platform, and presentations from industry experts. With more than 40 member companies, PESA-CID creates a unique […]

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PESA News – HR Seminar: Developing Your Organization’s Most Critical Asset

HR Seminar: Developing Your Organization’s Most Critical Asset PESA’s HR Committee held an HR Seminar highlighting future human capital trends, requirements and challenges at the Texas A&M Mays Business School in Houston on October 12, 2016.  The half-day seminar included a presentation on CEO expectations of HR as well two panel discussions focused on Integration […]

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PESA News – Oil & Gas 101: Preparing Future Energy Leaders for a New Global Market

Oil & Gas 101: Preparing Future Energy Leaders for a New Global Market PESA’s Emerging Leaders Committee held one of their signature events, Oil & Gas 101, in September sponsored by GE Oil & Gas. Oil & Gas 101 is a shared-knowledge platform where industry experts provide a comprehensive technical overview of the oil and […]

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PESA News – Looking Towards 2017

Looking Towards 2017 Every day at PESA, we are working to strengthen individual companies, unify our sector, and promote the oil and gas industry. PESA focuses all of our activities across three distinct areas: Train, Elevate, Network.  Looking forward to 2017, we are continuing to sharpen our focus and provide unique opportunities to support our […]

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PESA News – PESA takes the Lead to Launch The WISE Program Powered by PinkPetro

PESA takes the Lead to Launch The WISE Program (Women Investing in Self and Energy) Powered by PinkPetro PESA’s Engagement Committee promotes diversity within PESA culture and in the industry. As part of this effort, the committee collaborates on strategic partnerships to strengthen our impact. PESA is proud to be the founding association of WISE […]

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PESA News – PESA Forms Mexico Task Force

PESA Forms Mexico Task Force PESA’s International Outposts Subcommittee has identified Mexico as a target test location for expanding our reach, providing unique opportunities beyond networking to serve the service/supply sector and promote the PESA brand internationally.  Specifically, a Mexico Task Force will deliver value to PESA members by providing connections with both US/MX stakeholders […]

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PESA News – High Performer Spotlight: Matt Eckl, VP Finance – Energy Group, Gardner Denver

High Performer Spotlight: Matt Eckl, VP Finance – Energy Group, Gardner Denver What influenced your decision to enter the oil and gas industry? Daniel Yergin’s “The Prize”.  A friend in the patch recommended the book, I read it, and took the first opportunity I could to make a career move. What was your impression of […]

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PESA News – PESA and PBPA Look to the Future of the Permian Basin with Jim Wicklund

On September 15, PESA hosted a joint luncheon with the Permian Basin Petroleum Association (PBPA) featuring keynote speaker Jim Wicklund, Managing Director of Credit Suisse.  Wicklund addressed the current economic climate and what that means for the industry, focusing on the growing importance of the Permian Basin. As the Permian Basin continues to develop, PESA […]

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