(HOUSTON, TX — October 2, 2007) Rigdon Marine announced that long-time offshore industry veteran James (Jim) Stannard has joined the company as Director of Sales and Marketing.
“Jim’s industry knowledge and business relationships will go a long way in advancing information about our company’s ultra-modern offshore support vessels,” said Billy Guice, a vice president. “He has built an illustrious career in the oilfield services industry from California, Alaska, Colorado, and the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. We are excited to have such a venerable oil and gas executive become an integral part of our expanding team.”
Jim Stannard joined the offshore vessel support industry in 1987 in sales and management positions in the domestic markets. He was Director of Domestic Sales for Seabulk International until the company was acquired, and most recently providing marketing support for SeaMar Management until it was also acquired. Mr. Stannard will be working out of Rigdon Marine’s Houston offices.