Energy Fishing and Rental Services, Inc. was established and incorporated on January 2005.  The company officers alone have a combined total of 217 years of direct experience in Fishing and Downhole Interventions. 

Active Company Officers and Experience:
Arthur Potter – Co-Founder / Chairman of the Board
As Chairman and Co-Founder of Energy Fishing and Rental Services Inc., Arthur Potter has demonstrated his hard work ethics, attention to detail and high standards throughout his 46 years in the oil and gas industry. Mr. Potter’s experience includes 42 years of fishing on virtually any type of rig, from drilling, work-over, snubbing, coiled tubing and floaters in both domestic and international. He has extensive experience in downhole intervention as well. 

Gene Rockett – Co-Founder / Vice President 
As Vice President/Secretary and Co-Founder of Energy Fishing and Rental Services Inc., Gene Rockett has demonstrated his impressive skills throughout 48 years in the oil and gas industry, of which 42 years includes fishing and downhole intervention. Mr. Rockett’s experience consists of work offshore and land drilling as well as innumerable fishing and tool jobs.

Martin Parr  – Chief Financial Officer
Martin Parr is a chartered accountant and MBA with 30 years of experience in the oil services industry, and five years with PwC UK and Trinidad.  Mr. Parr previously held CFO or VP Finance and Controller roles with Tucker Energy Services, Mustang Engineering, Wood Group Asia Pacific, TETRA Technologies, and Amromco Energy. This experience has developed his knowledge of the financial management of oilfield services and upstream operations in North and South America, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. 

Mark Hall – Operations Manager 

As Operations Manager of Energy Fishing and Rental Services Inc., Mark Hall has 49 years of experience in the oilfield with 47 of those years directly in fishing tool services. Mr. Hall has previously worked for Tri-State, Petco and Weatherford. Specializing in Offshore / Deepwater work, Mr. Hall has worked the North Sea and has experience in all fishing operations for both land and water. 

Gary Wood - Co-Founder / Advisor
As one of the original co-founders of Energy Fishing and Rental Services, Inc., Gary Wood has extensive knowledge and experience in fishing tools and services on land and offshore environments and spans more than 56 years. While gaining increasingly important roles including tool pusher, drilling foreman, fishing tool supervisor, area manager, Vice President of operations, and company President, Mr. Wood has worked for many renowned companies - Tri-State Oil Tools, Petco, Weatherford and Key Energy. Gary’s experience and responsibilities throughout the years have all benefited his knowledge and have led to his current advisory role with EFRS.