nathanFORT WORTH, Texas – March 23, 2015 – Purple Land Management (PLM), an energy services company headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, has promoted Nathan McIntyre to vice president of land and technical operations. In his new role, McIntyre will manage company-wide information systems that maximize efficiencies for clients and sustain long-term growth for PLM. An Ohio native, McIntyre will continue to serve at PLM’s Canton, Ohio location—one of the company’s 11 offices located throughout the country. His promotion is one move in the company’s goal to further invest in the Canton community and surrounding areas.

Since joining the Purple team as GIS manager in 2011, McIntyre has led geographic information systems procedures that deliver strategic solutions for clients. His efforts were instrumental in advancing the GIS Overdrive® system into a powerful tool and growth opportunity for the company, and he currently plays a crucial role in streamlining PLM’s day-to-day client interactions. As vice president of land and technical operations, McIntyre will help fulfill PLM’s sustainable vision for success by leading GIS strategy and development, title plant and operations applications, and software systems analysis and programming, while also strengthening Canton-area leadership to better serve the community.

“Current market conditions mean industry players need to be efficient to survive,” said Jesse Hejny, president of PLM, “but at Purple we’re committed to far more than just survival. We’re focused on efficiency paired with precision and implementation of our advanced GIS Overdrive technology to deliver excellence to our clients every time. It’s people like Nathan who share in this mindset that help make our vision a reality.” Adds CEO Bryan Cortney, “Our hiring motto has always been to invest in success—that means recruiting locals who in turn will invest in the communities we serve. A born-and-raised Ohioan, Nathan plays a key role in our long-term commitment to the Canton region, as well as our clients around the country. His promotion is a testament to PLM’s focus on cultivating strong leaders and teams in all our offices nationwide.”

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About Purple Land Management

Purple Land Management, powered by GIS Overdrive®, is a full service land management firm skilled at handling everything from title and leasing, due diligence and opinion certification to right-of-way acquisition, surveying and surface operations. Purple Land Management believes that the bar can always be raised, and the status quo is never enough. That’s why they work hard to give their clients—energy producers, mid-stream operators, mobile service providers, engineering firms and municipal and state agencies—more than they expect.

Purple Land Management’s mission is threefold: to hire the naturally ambitious and provide ongoing education outreach, to execute projects with the highest quality of excellence and detail, and to establish working relationships that give more than they take.