Mark Holland Joins ProOne Inc. as Vice President, Sales

Houston, TX, August 15, 2014 --( ProOne Inc., announces today that Mark Holland has joined the ProOne management team as Vice President, Sales. Holland will be based in ProOne’s Houston office and will head up sales for the USA and Canada.

Mark Holland is an oil & gas industry veteran with over 30 years’ experience in sales and business development of upstream oilfield services, both land and offshore. He has a proven track record as a strategic sales professional accustomed to large-scale global operations in diverse cultural environments, having traveled extensively to over 20 countries.

“Mark Holland has vast experience with global O&G operations. With his successful career working for both a major oilfield service provider as well as an operator initiated start-up, he is exactly what a rapidly growing company like ProOne needs in order to establish ourselves a major player in the industry,” said Don Barnes, Executive VP Global Sales.

Prior to joining ProOne, Holland was GOM Completion Fluids Sales Manager for Tetra Technologies, Inc. in The Woodlands, TX. Prior to that he served as Western Hemisphere Sales Manager and Global Business Development Manager for Enventure Global Technology in Houston, TX. He earned the rank of Master Field Engineer and was also a Technical Advisor as well as Operations Manager for Halliburton Company in Victoria, TX and Lafayette, LA. Holland has a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A & M University with an emphasis in Engineering Technology.

“I believe that ProOne is on the verge of becoming the leading drilling and completion fluids lubrication technology on the market. Competitors are already using ProOne as the benchmark for comparing their products,” said Mark Holland. “I couldn’t be more excited about joining the ProOne team at this time,” he added.

About ProOne:
Based in Orange County, California and with offices in Houston, Texas, ProOne, Inc. has developed lubrication technology that can be demonstrated to be over 50 times greater film strength than conventional lubricants. The product line includes ProOne Bio-Stable Drilling Fluid Treatment which has been used in over 500 wells to reduce torque and drag by as much as 50% and increase rate of penetration in lateral wells, yet it is plant-based, biodegradable and environmentally friendly. For additional information on ProOne visit

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