Our Team

Brian Kinsey, CEO

Brian Kinsey brings over 35 years of operations, sales, marketing, strategy, and business development experience in the upstream oil and gas manufacturing and service industry.  Prior to KWI, Brian was President of North America and, previously, President of Europe West Africa for Proserv, a privately-held subsea drilling and production technology company.  Brian has also held leadership positions for oil and gas service and manufacturing companies including Gilmore Valve, Glori Energy, PGI International, and Schlumberger.  Brian received a bachelor degree in Petroleum Engineering at University of Tulsa and an M.B.A. from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.

Brian Fontana, CFO

Brian Fontana has an extensive financial management background with more than 25 years of corporate finance experience. As CFO, he has managed multiple initial public offerings, follow-on equity offerings, private equity transactions, public debt placements and syndicated bank financings. He has previously held the position of CFO at both public  private equity owned companies including AFGlobal Corp., INX, Inc., Drypers Corp., Pentacon, Inc., Prime Service, Inc., and National Convenience Stores, and held the position of Vice President at Bank of America. Brian is a graduate of the University of Texas, where he earned a BBA in Finance.

David Douglas, COO

David is a 40+ year veteran of the oilfield service and equipment industry primarily in senior level executive management.  Beginning his career with a 17 year tenure at Baker Hughes, he was responsible for global operations with manufacturing operations in US and international markets.  Over the last 25 years, he has led or has been part of the executive level team of six private equity owned, lower middle market companies engaged in various product and market segments of the industry.  David is a graduate of the Louisiana Tech where he earned his BS in Business Administration and University of Texas at Arlington where he earned his MBA.

Jodi Collier – Director Human Resources

Jeff Duncan – Director Operations, Midland

Kyle Phillips – Director Sales, Midland

George Foster – Director Engineering

Jim Smith – Director Quality

Waylon Holub – Plant Manager, Columbus

Gary Purcell – Project Management and Supply Chain, Columbus