Cooper Machinery Services (Cooper) has named Mike Baughman as regional director of the Permian Basin.
Baughman began his career with Cooper as a high school student in 1979 where he worked on the assembly floor of the Grove City, Pennsylvania, USA, Cooper-Bessemer plant. He collectively spent 30 years with Cooper over the course of his career in Grove City and Odessa, Texas, USA. He also spent time at Nickles Industries and Valerus Inc. where he packaged close to 1000 refurbished and new compressors.
In this new role, Baughman will lead Cooper’s Midland-Odessa service, shop, and sales operations.