Michael began his career with Wilson Downhole Fishing in 1979 as a warehouseman, and then in 1981 with Energy Tools, Inc. in Lafayette, LA, as Office and Shop Manager. Mike has been involved in all phases of logistical efforts with cased-hole and open-hole fishing tool operations. Working for both Entera Oilfield and Weatherford, in the mid 1990's he was involved in the startup of Knight Fishing Services based in Lafayette, LA. As Store Manager for several years he coordinated logistical operations for fishing, casing cutting and whipstock jobs. He was instrumental in designing fishing tool equipment, managing ongoing jobs, personnel and customer service. He has been part of Eaton Oil Tools since May 2006 as Fishing Operations Coordinator.