Ricky Simic is the VP of Marketing and Business Development of Oil States Industries Inc. Ricky has been with Oil States for over 30 years and has held a number of other responsibilities including sales and operation. In addition to marketing and business development he is responsible for strategic planning, corporate sales and import/export management. Ricky is a member of Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Marine Technology Society (MTS), American Marketing Association (AMA) and serves on advisory board for a number of technical conferences and trade show events organized world wide.
Oil States Industries is a manufacturer of highly engineered products for offshore construction industry and other oilfield applications. It operates in four market segments: Offshore Oil and Gas, Land Oil and Gas, Defense and General Industry. These four markets are serviced by Oil States' three divisions: The Offshore Construction Group, the Elastomer Group and the Marine Pipelines Group. Oil States is headquartered in Arlington, Texas, USA, with locations in 6 countries and more than 1,300 employees worldwide. Oil States Industries' parent company, Oil States International, Inc., operates a diverse group of companies within the oil and gas sector whose activities range from onshore well workover operations through site accommodation services, pipe supply to the offshore products and services provided by Oil States Industries.