Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition, one of the
world's pioneer oil and gas expositions, recently announced the appointments of
its 2013 officers, according to LAGCOE Executive Director Angela Cring.
Arceneaux has been named 2013 LAGCOE
Chairman. Since 2001, Arceneaux has been an active contributor to the success
of LAGCOE, serving continuously in leadership roles on Public Relations,
Exhibit Judges and Executive Committees as well as serving on the Board of
is Chairman of Environmental Drilling Solutions, LLC, a solids control/waste
management firm based in Lafayette, La., with operations in many of the shale
plays across North America. Prior to this, Arceneaux was President of Wellbore
Energy Solutions, a company he and his partners founded, Executive Vice
President with Offshore Energy Services, and he served in various sales and
management capacities with Oil & Gas Rental Services after graduating from
the Northeastern Louisiana University (now University of Louisiana Monroe) in
Maley has been named 2013 LAGCOE Chairman Elect. Maley has been on the LAGCOE
Board of Directors since 2005 and has served as an exhibit judge and Executive
Committee member throughout those years. His leadership has contributed to
recent advancements in LAGCOE organization infrastructure, and he will guide
the next two expositions in advancing positions.
is Operations Manager for Badger Oil Corporation, a privately held operator in
South Louisiana and the Gulf of Mexico, based in Lafayette, La. Before joining
Badger Oil, he was Manager of Reservoir Engineering for CNG Producing Company.
Maley began his career at Shell Offshore in New Orleans after graduating from
the University of Oklahoma in 1978.
is a Registered Professional Engineer and has held leadership positions in
professional industry associations including Director, Evangeline Section of
Society of Petroleum Engineers and Vice Chairman, New Orleans Chapter of
Society of Petroleum Evaluation Engineers.
Kenneth "Kenny” Crouch has been
named 2013 LAGCOE Treasurer. Crouch is the owner of Pressure Control
Specialties, a Lafayette-based company that furnishes pressure control
equipment for wireline support. Crouch purchased this company in 2009 and has
since opened offices in Pennsylvania and Texas.
30+ years of service to LAGCOE, Crouch has participated in various capacities
within the organization's committees. After years of service on the Parking and
Traffic Committee, in 2007, Crouch began to serve LAGCOE through the Exhibitor
Relations Committee and served as Co-chair and Chairman in 2009 and 2011
respectively. In 2011, Crouch also served on the Executive Committee.
attended the University of Southwestern Louisiana (now UL-Lafayette) and began
his career in the oil industry with the family-owned business, Southern
Wireline Service, a logging and perforating company. He became President of the
company prior to its being sold in 2005.
LAGCOE will be held
October 22–24, 2013, at The Cajundome & Convention Center in Lafayette, La.
In continuous operation since 1955, LAGCOE is a first-rate exposition where
world class oil and gas industry companies display the latest equipment and
services and technical sessions address pertinent issues from across the globe.
In 2011, LAGCOE welcomed 397 exhibitors from four countries and 14,000
attendees from 47 states and 26 countries.