Mr. Goodyear is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of COMM. Since founding the Company in 1991, he has driven the company to become the leader in facility engineering with an environmental and regulatory management specialty. Under Mr. Goodyear’s direction, COMM has evolved from a facility engineering company, with an oil and gas environmental and regulatory specialty, to a complete solution provider to the upstream/midstream oil and gas industry. Mr. Goodyear is also founder and Chief Executive Officer of Offshore Air and Refrigeration. In the early 1980s, Mr. Goodyear started Mar-Con, a marine construction company working mainly in the oil and gas industry. Mr. Goodyear has many years of experience in engineering and operations both domestically and internationally. In 1992, Mr. Goodyear started Maximum Energy, an oil and gas production company. In 2006, Mr. Goodyear founded Enermax, an investment group that develops new technologies and holds intellectual property rights. Mr. Goodyear attended the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
Mr. Schneider has over 30 years experience in the oil and gas business working in many capacities in both upstream and downstream functions. He joined COMM in 2007 as President; he is responsible for the operations of COMM. Immediately prior to COMM, Mr. Schneider was the founder of Petrosoft Solutions, Inc., a firm specializing in the development of software solutions for the oil and gas industry. He started his career working in the upstream consulting business and spent 15 years working for Conoco before starting his own business in 2002. Mr. Schneider has a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from Louisiana State University and Master of Business Administration degree from Louisiana State University.