AUSTIN, Texas, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Object Reservoir, Inc., a leader in delivering reservoir knowledge to oil and gas companies, today announced it has named Marc Marshall, Vice President of Software Engineering; and Houston Lane, Vice President of Marketing.
Both appointments are a result of increasing demand for Object Reservoir's existing capabilities, as well as demand for new consulting and service offerings.
and Lane are welcome additions to the Object Reservoir
"With the addition of Marshall
and Lane to the executive team, we stand poised to deliver even greater economic benefits to our rapidly growing client base which ranges from Super Majors to large independents." Marshall
is a 30-year technology veteran with experience in software product engineering and development, professional services, operations management and product support.As VP of Software Engineering, he will be responsible for all product development, software engineering and product support at Object Reservoir. Marshall served in an executive capacity with several recent Austin startup companies including CADSolve, Zilliant, and eCertain, where he held leadership roles as VP of Engineering and as COO, and where he was responsible for products spanning image processing, enterprise data modeling and analytics, and secure transactions over the web.His background also includes a five-year stint as a technology and customer-facing executive at Pervasive Software, serving the company as it moved from early stage through a successful IPO, and beyond.His
roles at Pervasive included VP of Engineering, Professional Services and Technical Support for a suite of database products and web application tools distributed worldwide.Earlier in his career, he led technology development teams in enterprise application development and integration, automated planning systems, graphics visualization, modeling and simulation, statistical classification systems, digital signal processing, and digital image analysis Marshall is a graduate of Rice University with Master's and Bachelor's degrees in Electrical Engineering.
Lane joins Object Reservoir
as VP of Marketing.His
responsibilities will include oversight of marketing development and strategy, pricing, product management, and other marketing functions.He most recently worked for McKinsey & Company in Houston where he served as an Associate and Engagement Manager advising clients on diverse topics with a focus on strategy, operations and finance.
From 1997-1999, Lane served as VP of Finance for Clear Channel Communications
, a global media conglomerate based in San Antonio, Texas.While at Clear Channel he
was responsible for acquisition analysis, capital markets access and investor relations.Lane began his career as a financial analyst with Credit Suisse First Boston.
Lane received his
Master's degree from Harvard Business School
, graduating in the top five percent of his
class, and a Bachelor's degree, magna cum laude, in Liberal Arts from the University of Texas