MATRRIX is proud of its employees, and management encourages teamwork in every facet of our company. We are confident that our skilled employees will provide the safest and most efficient drilling services.


Recognized by peers and industry as a leader in drilling performance.


Perform. Exceed expectations in every way, all the time.


Committed to clients, shareholders, innovation, and community.


Lyle Whitmarsh – President & CEO

Mr. Whitmarsh has 35 years of energy industry experience. Mr. Whitmarsh previously held the position of President with Trinidad Drilling from 2002 to 2008, and Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Trinidad board of directors until March 2017. Mr. Whitmarsh has extensive practical hands-on experience, starting as a rig floor hand in the early 1980’s and evolving through various operational positions, advancing into executive roles that included diversity into manufacturing, well servicing and international operations. Recently, Mr. Whitmarsh served as an intermediary board member in the Total Energy and Savanna Energy Services merger, then acted as President of Savanna Energy Services until July 2017. Mr. Whitmarsh has served in various capacities with the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors (CAODC) during 2005 to 2017, in Calgary, Alberta.

Terry Kuiper

Doug Ozar – Data Integration Manager

Doug’s Oil & Gas experience in Information and Data Management spans 36 years throughout Canada and the USA.   Previous to joining MATRRIX, Doug spent three years as a Field Supervisor with RigSat Communications supervising field operations in Canada. Previous to his role at RigSat, Doug was employed by Rigwatch / Nabors Drilling for seven years; most recently as General Manager, Canada. Doug began his Data Acquisition career in the field, with M/D Totco working throughout Canada and the USA.

Jeff Schab, CPA, CA – Chief Financial Officer

Jeff is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta with 10 years accounting and finance experience with private and publicly listed companies. His career began at a major international accounting firm as a team member in the assurance group before continuing into the oilfield services industry with MATRRIX. He has been part of the MATRRIX team since 2013 and was appointed Chief Financial Officer February 2015.