Wallace to Oversee Marketing at Knight

Robert P. Wallace has been named Director of Marketing of Knight Oil Tools, President Mark Knight announced.

Wallace, a Certified Business Communicator (CBC), has more than 30 years of experience in business-to-business marketing — specifically the oil and gas industry — on both the client and agency side. He held various marketing management positions for Dow Chemical, NL Industries, Baroid Corporation and Dresser Industries prior to serving numerous oilfield clients on the advertising agency side. Wallace is a member of the Business Marketing Association and the Society of Petroleum Engineers.

He will be based in Houston and will be responsible for the company's worldwide marketing efforts.

"Bob's wealth of marketing and oilfield experience will be a great asset to Knight Oil Tools as we expand our product and services worldwide," said Doug Keller, Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

Focused on providing "zero-failure" equipment and service for 40 years, Knight Oil Tools has grown to include Fishing Services, Well Services and Manufacturing. The company is the largest privately held rental and fishing tools business in the oil and gas industry. Knight Oil Tools has an extensive inventory of high-quality products necessary for safe, efficient and productive oilfield projects.

Knight Oil Tools has more than 30 locations across eight oil-producing states and serves all phases of a well's lifecycle from exploration to abandonment.