Welcome, let’s learn more about our two show co-hosts.
In his career, Mark has sold over $305 million to the oil & gas industry and has had over 2200 meetings with almost every oil & gas company that you can name. He’s done business in the North Sea, the Gulf of Mexico, the UK, Middle East, Mexico, Canada, Norway, Scotland, Brazil and in the good ol’ US of A. He is the Director of Public Relations for the American Petroleum Institute (the API) Houston chapter, the largest group representing the oil & gas industry to congress. And he has a well-earned reputation as an industry “insider” and independent 3rd party market researcher. He is an author, sits on several oil & gas boards, has one of the top oil & gas presences in social media and when he not volunteering his time teaching STEM’s at local schools he helps other companies sell their products and services to oil and gas companies at modalpoint.com.
In his career, Jake Corley wasn’t always an Entrepreneur. Early on, at the age of 19, he joined the gun club, known as the United States Marine Corps and spent a majority of his time in Southern California. After his enlistment, he returned to Houston to study Computer Science in hopes of pursuing his tech startup dreams. In early 2014, he dropped out of school & quit his job in order to co-found a tech startup in the oil & gas space. He plans to launch his second startup in early 2017.