Flotek Appoints Danielle Allen to Lead Global Communications, Marketing and Technology Commercialization
HOUSTON, APRIL 24, 2017 -- Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE: FTK), a leading developer and distributor of prescriptive chemistry-based technology, today announced the appointment of Danielle Allen as senior vice president of global communications and technology commercialization.
In this role, she will direct the global marketing and communications function, while also leading the go-to-market strategy for Flotek’s diversified specialty chemical products and services.
“Our internal and external stakeholders are the company’s most important asset, and it is our goal to be trusted partners to our clients, employees, communities and peers. Danielle’s diverse communications and marketing experience will help guide and deepen these relationships through an exciting and transformative period,” said Chisholm.
Danielle joins Flotek from Edelman, where she was executive vice president and general manager of the communications marketing firm’s Houston office. Over the nearly 12 years she was at the firm, she worked in the Austin, London and Houston office, where she led a diverse range of clients in the energy, chemicals, education, media, food, entertainment, transportation and financial services sectors. Her experience spans public affairs, grassroots/advocacy management, B2B marketing, crisis communication and corporate reputation management.
“Flotek has one of the most compelling value propositions I’ve experienced in my career, with an innovative leadership team pushing boundaries across the energy, beverage and consumer industrials industries. I look forward to leading Flotek’s stakeholder engagement strategy and sharing the company’s powerful story,” said Allen.
Danielle began her career on Capitol Hill, where she served as communications director for U.S. Congressman Max Sandlin and was responsible for media relations, grassroots communications and coalition building. Ultimately, she served as whip assistant for Sandlin—a privilege reserved to only eight Democratic Party staffers in the U.S. House of Representatives.
She will serve on the executive leadership team and report to Chief Executive Officer, President & Chairman of the Board John W. Chisholm.
About Flotek Industries, Inc.
Flotek is a developer and distributor of prescriptive chemistry-based technology, including specialty chemicals, to clients in the energy, consumer industrials and food & beverage industries. Flotek’s inspired chemists draw from the power of solvents and oils of oranges to deliver solutions that enhance energy production, cleaning products, foods & beverages and fragrances. In the oil and gas sector, Flotek serves large and independent energy producers and oilfield service companies, both domestic and international. Flotek Industries, Inc. is a publicly traded company headquartered in Houston, Texas, and its common shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "FTK." For additional information, please visit Flotek's web site at www.flotekind.com.