Mike Machowski, SPE, was appointed chief operating officer of TAM International’s international operations. In his previous position as TAM’s vice president and director of Canadian operations, he established, managed, and expanded the region’s sales and operation efforts. Machowski has more than 37 years’ experience in the industry. He earned a bachelors degree in business administration from Louisiana State University. Machowski is also a member of the Canadian Association of Drilling Engineers and the Petroleum Services Association of Canada.