Light Tower Rentals Inc. has named Pat Bond president and chief operating officer, promoting him from the post of COO. Bond succeeds co-founder Ted Hogan in the role of president. Hogan will continue as CEO.

Bond has been COO since joining the company in May 2012, and was responsible for leading sales and operations, as well as the integration of acquisitions. Before joining LTR, Bond was vice president, southwest region for Schlumberger, and previously held executive positions with Smith International, Weatherford International, and Halliburton, focusing on product line and sales strategy developments and implementations.

“Over the past two years, Pat has been instrumental in setting LTR on a course for continued growth, as well as integrating improvements to the company’s processes and operations,” said Hogan. “During Pat’s tenure, LTR has achieved substantial revenue growth while maintaining its focus on delivering superior customer service and with his guidance the company is positioned on a similar path for 2014. He was instrumental in executing acquisitions which expanded the company’s footprint in North Dakota and led the integration efforts. Under Mr. Bond’s operational management, LTR has successfully expanded its geographic footprint, rental assets, product line categories and services offered.”

Light Tower Rentals, based in Odessa, Texas, was founded in 1994.