Austin, Texas (PRWEB) June 13, 2013
Drillinginfo Inc. announced today the appointment of its senior vice president of technology, Mike Couvillion, to door64's Software Advisory Council. A 20-year industry veteran with a strong background in software engineering and IT leadership, Couvillion joins other Austin-based technology industry leaders from Dell, Samsung and Bazaarvoice, among others, in propelling the mission of door64 to success.
"I am excited to have been selected for door64's Software Advisory Council,” said Couvillion. “Working with other technology leaders in the Austin community on shared challenges gives all of us the best chance to succeed. Austin is rapidly becoming the technology center for innovation and it is an honor to be a part of it."
Founded in 2007, door64 is one of the largest technology networking groups in Texas that targets quality experts and companies. More than 30,000 software and hardware professionals network, exchange, connect, learn and secure innovative career opportunities with door64 members across different functional areas, such as software and hardware engineering, sales and marketing.
As Drillinginfo’s senior vice president of technology, Couvillion leads teams of employees throughout Texas, Mexico, India, Ukraine and the U.K. across multiple disciplines including IT, development, quality assurance, operations, database, data analysis and data entry.
Before joining Drillinginfo, Couvillion served seven years as an officer in the United States Air Force and five years in consulting as a certified systems and network engineer. He has also previously served as the director of engineering with Symantec and the vice president of technology for Dominion Enterprises. He received a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Louisiana Tech University.
For more information on the other members of door64’s advisory board, visit door64.com.
About Drillinginfo Inc.
Drillinginfo Inc. is the leading SaaS-based decision support technology platform for the global upstream exploration and production industry, facilitating faster, smarter decisions. The company services more than 3,000 companies globally from its Austin, Texas-based headquarters, and has more than 400 employees on five continents.