Bobby Partin/ Owner
Mr. Partin is the owner and President of OKY Investments, Inc. He started his career in the oilfield with The Bovaird Supply Co. in 1980. Prior to starting OKY in 1996, he worked for Petroleum Information (PI) and Petro Consultants in Houston Texas. Bobby graduated from Murray State University in Murray Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science in Business.
Don Hawthorne/ Consultant,
Mr. Hawthorne recently joined OKY as artificial lift consultant. He has 42 years of experience in rod lift design. He worked for American International Manufacturing in Fort Worth, Texas where he was responsible for sales, service and technical services worldwide. He was with Lufkin Industries as Division Manager Mid-Continent responsible for sales, service and used equipment as well as overseeing the Churchill product line. In 1996 he started Equipment Specialty Company to provide artificial lift design and consulting services. Don received a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Stephen F. Austin University.
Owen Lowe/ Sales
Mr. Lowe started his career in the petroleum industry with Petroleum Information in 1974. He was in various sales and management positions in Oklahoma City and Houston, Texas. Owen was employed with Dwight’s Energy Data and Riley’s Electric Logs in Oklahoma City where he was responsible for sales and marketing of production data, seismic data, and historical well logs. He was most recently employed with Global Oil Flow providing beam mounted compressors to the oilfield before joining OKY in 2013. Owen attended the University of Oklahoma in Norman.
Rick Mach/ Rick Mach Services
Rick Mach Services is owned by Rick Mach and contracts to provide all rebuilding of equipment for OKY. Mr. Mach started his oilfield career in 1978 working for his father at Harry Mach & Son which was established in 1954. Rick has extensive knowledge and experience in surface production equipment especially pumping units and prime movers. Rick received a Bachelor Of Science in Business Administration from University of Central Oklahoma in 1981.