With over 35 years of industry experience, Wayne began his career working in directional drilling field operations in the Gulf of Mexico. He spent the next 20 years employed by
firms that specialized in directional drilling and medium radius horizontal drilling technology utilized in today's unconventional shale basins throughout the U.S. These included
Scientifc Drilling, Becfield Horizontal, Drilling Measurements Inc, Drilex Services and Baker Hughes Inteq. He served in various roles ranging from field service technician,
directional/horizontal driller, operations management, executive sales, and executive management. In 1999, Wayne founded Wildcat Services, a provider of specialty automatic drilling
equipment for drilling rigs. In 5 years, the company grew from a 40-rig supplier to over 500 systems deployed worldwide. The company was sold to National Oilwell Varco in 2004,
and Wayne continued as a strategic advisor until 2012. In addition to founding Wildcat Services, Wayne co-founded a number of other oilfield services companies with business focus
in solids control, site remediation, downhole tool development, MWD products, and a precision metal cutting and machining business. In addition to his oilfield experience, Wayne
has been involved in a number of merger and acquisition transactions, as well as executing the post M&A business integration process. Originally from Rayne, LA, Wayne has resided
in Houston for the last 28 years. He offices at DTI Corporate Headquarters in Houston, TX.
Glenn Neslony is the Director of Finance for Drilling Tools International since March 2014. Glenn has over 26 years of experience in accounting with over 16 years of experience in oil and
gas related industries. Most recently, Glenn worked at Flotek Industries, Inc., an oil field service company, serving as the Vice President and Treasurer from 2009-2013. Glenn has a B.B.A
degree in Accounting from Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi. He is a Certified Public Accountant and is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the
Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. Glenn grew up in Corpus Christi, TX and currently resides in Houston. He offices at DTI Houston Corporate Headquarters.
Aldo Rodriguez is Vice President of Sales for Drilling Tools International. Aldo brings over 35 years of domestic and international oilfield service experience. Prior to joining DTI,
Aldo served as Vice President of Global Sales and Business Development for Harris CapRock Communications. He helped the company become the industry leader in oilfield service communications.
Before Harris CapRock, Aldo worked in a variety of senior level roles in sales and management positions at Baker Hughes and National Oilwell Varco. During his career he lived abroad on
assignment in Venezuela. Fluent in English and Spanish, Aldo was born in Habana, Cuba and grew up in Houston. He currently resides in Sugar Land, TX and offices at DTI Houston Corporate
With almost 20 years of experience, Mike started his career in operations at Directional Rentals. He left to join a competitor where he held sales and management positions. He
returned to Directional Rentals in 2009 as a key executive and led the company transformation and growth through 2012. After the acquisition of Directional Rentals (renamed
Drilling Tools International) Mike held various executive roles over the last 4 years leading up to his current position. In addition to Mike's managerial role, he is a DTI
board member. Mike grew up in Morgan City, LA, and later attended the University of Southwestern Louisiana where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business
Administration degree. He has memberships to AADE, SPE and IADC. Mike resides in Spring,TX and offices at DTI Houston Hardy Road Operations Center.
Ron Richardson Jr.
Vice President, North America Land
Ron Richardson Jr.,
Vice President, North America Land
Ron Richardson Jr. is the Vice President of our Western Business Unit for Drilling Tools International. In his role, Ron is responsible for managing all company operation functions in
our Midland, Casper, Bakersfield, Northeast, and Nisku locations. Ron has over 10 years of direct experience working for Stabil Drill, Gammaloy, and National Oilwell Varco in a variety
of sales and operations positions. He has a B.A. degree in History and Political Science from Texas State University and a law degree from Texas Tech University. Ron resides in Kingwood,
TX and offices at DTI Houston Hardy Road Operations Center.
Ashley leads the business operations and development efforts for the US Gulf Coast and International business. Ashley and his team also manage the DTI Manufacturing Center and Offshore Service
Headquarters in Broussard, LA. Ashley joined DTI in the spring of 2014 after DTI acquired Reamco Inc. In total, he has almost 40 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. After some
entry level positions in the drilling tool business, he assisted with the startup of Reamco in 1986 and progressed from Operations Manager to Vice President during his first 12-year tenure
with the Company. He left the Company in 1998 to found Drilling Logistics, Inc., a downhole tool rental and manufacturing company based in Lafayette, LA. Following the successful sale of that
company to Superior Energy Services, he served as International Business Development Manager for Superior until 2011. He returned to Reamco as CEO in the fall of 2011 and led the company until
the acquisition in 2014. Ashley is originally from the UK. He has resided in Lafayette, LA for many years and offices from the DTI Broussard location.
Vice President, North America Offshore
Rick has over 35 years of industry experience which began in directional drilling and MWD field operations in the Gulf of Mexico. He spent 7 years in various roles in the US and the next 20
years working internationally for several firms specialized in various drilling tools including drill bits, hole opening devices, coring equipment, borehole surveying and eccentric drilling
products. These firms included Eastman Christensen, Smith International, Halliburton, Drilling Products International, Reed Hycalog & NOV. His roles ranged from MWD operator, technical
services specialist, operations and sales management. He fulfilled a career ambition as a wellsite supervisor consulting for a firm with drilling concentrations focused in South Louisiana
and later returned to an executive sales position with Petroleum Engineers Inc. He joined DTI in 2014. Originally from Rayne, LA, Rick now resides in Lafayette and offices at DTI’s Broussard
facility covering offshore markets in the Gulf of Mexico and supporting current business interests in Newfoundland, Canada & Trinidad.