AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - Mar 19, 2013) - Omni Water Solutions, Inc., a provider of highly automated mobile water systems for water treatment and re-use, announced today that Kirk Patterson has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Patterson brings over 30 years of corporate finance experience within leading technology companies and major oil and gas corporations.
Kirk Patterson joins Omni after 10 years at Entorian Technologies (formerly Staktek Holdings), where he served as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President. While at Entorian, a publicly traded company which provided ruggedized mobile and server computing solutions for use in harsh, demanding environments, he played a key role in the company's IPO in February 2004, managed SEC reporting, led investor relations, and actively participated in M&A activities. Prior to Entorian, Mr. Patterson served as Acting Chief Financial Officer, Vice President of Finance and Corporate Controller of Cirrus Logic, Inc., a publicly traded corporation that develops mixed-signal integrated circuits. Earlier in his career, Mr. Patterson spent 20 years in primarily upstream finance and accounting positions while at BP Corporation (formerly Amoco Corporation), where he had a variety of responsibilities including strategic planning, capital allocation, financial analysis, and accounting operations.
"Kirk's deep experience building and managing finance organizations at public technology and oil & gas companies is a great fit for Omni as we continue to scale our business," said Warren Sumner, CEO of Omni Water Solutions. "We are excited to have Kirk join our management team and look forward to leveraging his expertise and leadership."
"Omni is a growing company with great water treatment technology, a clear vision, and a promising future," said Kirk Patterson. "I look forward to managing the fiscal operations of the company and to helping shape the company's strategic direction."
About Omni Water Solutions
Omni Water Solutions is a provider of highly automated mobile water systems for water treatment and re-use. Through its patent-pending OctoZone™ technology, Omni's platforms are able to sense and respond to constantly changing contaminant conditions in the field. The result is consistent-quality output water that is tailored to specified requirements at a cost that makes re-use affordable. Omni's mobile water systems are easier to maintain and require minimal training to operate. The company is based in Austin, Texas. Visit omniwatersolutions.com for more information.