William L. Mason
and operator of Mason Energy Services, an executive search firm
specializing in the placement of geoscience and engineering
professionals in the upstream petroleum industry. He envisioned this
specialty service following two decades of sales and business development
experience in petroleum markets around the world.
a series of technical sales and customer support positions that began
with Otis Engineering in the mid 1970’s, Bill helped expand the reach
of oilfield technologies in emerging markets.
1980, Bill developed an expertise in drilling technologies which
included the introduction of synthetic diamond cutting elements for
advanced drilling practices in the Gulf of Mexico, Africa, South
America, Continental Europe, Asia and the North Sea. He led business
development initiatives for this global product line while assigned to
Aberdeen, Scotland, Paris, France, and The Hague, Netherlands, in the late 1980s and early
started Mason Energy Service in 1999 as a sales consulting business and
was awarded a contract with the gravimeter manufacturers LaCoste and
Romberg to market borehole gravity logging to the Houston market. Mason
Energy Service began recruiting services for Geoscience professionals
Proud member of the Houston Geological Society.
Served as Chairman of the Exhibits Committee.
Currently serving as Chairman of the Exhibits Committee for GCAGS 2015 in Houston.
Current member of the Exhibits Committee.
Winner of a Rising Star Award in 2011.