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Keith R. Simon Edit Profile

Petroleum engineer , radio personality , safety engineer

Keith R. Simon, American safety engineer, petroleum engineer, radio personality. Achievements include engineered, developed new technologies, methodologies for offshore oil drilling. Named Coors Lite National Disc Jockey, 1984, named in Men Achievement, 1991, 2000 Notable American Men, 1992, Personalities American, 1993; recipient Silver Shield of Valor award, 1992, Lifetime Achievement award, 1993.

Background

Simon, Keith R. was born on July 2, 1955 in Lafayette, Louisiana, United States. Son of Jean Raymond and Ranelle T. (Touchet) Simon.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Bachelor of Science, University Louisiana, 1980. Postgraduate, University Louisiana, 1980. Student, University Louisiana, 1981.

Career

Operations manager Boco of Lafayette, 1980-1982, executive vice president, 1982-1984, senior project supervisor Louisiana, 1980—1982, executive vice president, 1982—1984. Safety director, corporation security Petro-Drive, Inc., 1989—1991. Divisional manager Petro-Drive/Boco of Lafayette, Inc., 1984—1986, vice president, since 1991.

Offshore international sector manager Sigma Coatings United States of America, since 1998. Ofshore international project manager Sigmakalon, Houston, 2000—2003. Vice president operations Chavez Service Companies, since 2004.

President and owner Silver Bullet Productions Inc., since 1983, Silver Bullet Limousine, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Achievements include engineered, developed new technologies, methodologies for offshore oil drilling.

Membership

Member American Red Cross, since 1986. Member of American Red Cross, Association General Contractors, American Building Contractors, Indiana American Drilling Contractors, National Safety Council, Acadiana Safety Association, National Association of Corrosion Engineers, Steel Structure Painting Council, Lafayette Society Training and Development, American Society Safety Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: snow skiing, softball, football, disc jockey.

Connections

Married Martha Simon, October 16, 1976 (divorced October 1979). 1 child, Jamie.

father:
Jean Raymond Simon

mother:
Ranelle T. (Touchet) Simon

spouse:
Martha Simon

child:
Jamie Simon