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Leadership

  1. Leadership

HENDERSON

Leadership Team

Dan Henderson

President / CEO

A slightly seasoned serial-entrepreneur, who is passionate about people, purpose, and giving back. Henderson started his first company at 19, and since then has bought and sold, or started and sold a total of nine companies, including, and most recently DOYLES, an Inc. 5000 recipient in 2008/09.

Over the past fifteen years, Henderson has led companies through exponential growth, and high-stakes turn arounds, and currently serves as president & CEO of HENDERSON, a drilling rig & capital equipment company.

Determined to do the right thing, Henderson makes no apologies for his approach. His direct, non-conforming style is certainly uncommon, but most of all, his disarming transparency is what makes him one of a kind.

Dan is a graduate of Dallas Baptist University, a former professional baseball player, and is devoted father and husband. Dan & Ashley have four children, and live in Houston, TX.

Peter Knight

Executive Vice President / Partner

Mr. Knight has spent the better part of 25 years providing alternative financing to companies in a variety of industries, including O&G, technology, agriculture, and others. Additionally, Mr. Knight has experienced success as an entrepreneur as founder, and or a partner in numerous small businesses.

An avid outdoorsman, Knight enjoys spending time with his four kids in the mountains of Utah skiing, hiking, climbing, and enjoying all of God’s wonder. A leader at HENDERSON, Knight also became a partner in late 2016. Peter is an embodiment of the company’s culture and core values.

Philip Levin

Chief Financial Officer

Philip Levin, stakeholder, Director, and CFO, formerly managing partner of Levin, Gilbert and Vilt. LTD., Certified Public Accountants, and Director and CFO to a number of companies, including start ups, one of which grew to $800m in sales and 8,000 employees during Philips tenure as its CFO, director and partner.

Philip brings 45 plus years of varied financial, accounting and management experience to our team. Philip is married, has 2 children, 2 stepchildren and 8 grandchildren.

Charlie Lacour

Vice President of Sales / Business Development

Appointed immediately following the acquisition of Axon Drilling Products Charlie’s drive to create winning scenarios is unrelenting. Whether it be locating the extremely hard to find, condensing deadlines, or crafting creative commercial terms; he is zealous about applying his passion for people, fervor for sales, and obsession with business development.

Since transitioning into the Energy Sector from Banking and Finance; in just over ten years Charlie has worked his way up through the industry by holding positions of increasing importance and influence. His calculated and methodical approach to both business and life in general has elevated him from the rig floor to C-suite.

Originally hailing from Louisiana, he graduated from L.S.U. and moved to Texas shortly after entering the Energy Sector. Charlie describes himself as a “garage guy” and can generally be found tasking himself with projects around his home or in a hunting blind in his native Louisiana. He and his wife Marie have lived in Houston for the past six years and have since welcomed their young son Conrad.

PT Honeycutt

Vice President of Operations

With more than 40 years of experience ranging from rig operations to manufacturing and service, Mr. Honeycutt has worked his way from the bottom to the top through hard work, grit, and determination.

As a former roughneck, and service hand for one of the first Top Drive OEMs, PT has the first hand experience to provide mentorship and leadership with a calculated approach, and servant’s heart. Naturally, PT’s mechanical mindedness makes him a instrumental contributor to the companies innovative manufacturing methodology.

PT and his wife Kellene of 40 years live in Todd Mission, TX, and enjoy spending time with their 2 grown children, and 2 grandchildren. PT is an avid hunter, fisherman, and all around handyman.