Initiated into the oil & gas industry in 1989, Blake began his career in field operations and progressed to various technical positions with a producing company, working throughout various locations in Alberta and Saskatchewan. Blake joined Codeco in 1996, became partner in Codeco Consulting (2000) Inc. in 1999 and Vice President in November, 2001. Blake is involved with the business development and operations for the group of companies. After studying Geology at the University of Saskatchewan, Blake received his Petroleum Technology Diploma from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology in 1989.
Blake appreciates the diversity of operations, working with different people and companies, using individual experience to succeed in increasing shareholder value for clients. His life outside of Codeco is mostly spent enjoying quality time with his family.