Gordon Technologies LLC has announced the promotion of Chris Koranek to president and Chris Lapoint to chief operating officer (COO).
It revealed Koranek joined Gordon in 2020 as CFO, former employee at Principal at Pelican Energy Partners LP (PEP) in Houston, Texas, where he was “integral” in managing PEP’s investment in Gordon, while also serving on the board of “several” other PEP companies.
According to Gordon, earlier in Koranek’s career he earned his CPA while in public accounting at Deloitte and received an MS in Finance and BBA in accounting from Texas A&M University.
The firm said Lapoint joined in 2016 as GM, playing a “key” leadership role in the early growth stages of the business.
Prior to Gordon, the firm also said Lapoint spent 15 years at Pathfinder Energy Services (PES) in “numerous” roles including field engineer, technical advisor, and manager of multiple departments with increasing responsibility.
Terry Frith, CEO of Gordon, said: “The promotions of Chris Koranek and Chris Lapoint demonstrate the great strength of our team and our ability to promote from within for these key leadership roles.
“As Koranek and Lapoint assume responsibility for the day-to-day operations of the business, I will be able to focus more on the long-term vision of the business and continue to drive our technology development.”