Meet Our Sales Team

Trip Bailey

US Sales Representative

Trip has been with Brace Tools for 6 months with 12 years previous Slickline Sales experience. Trip enjoys meeting with customers during his travels and building strong customer relationships. In his spare time he enjoys fishing, hunting and travel. Trip is married with three children and one grandchild.

Jordan Macintyre

International Sales

Jordan has over 12 years oilfield experience with Brace Tool with partial time residing in the UAE, along with several years running his own business. Passionate for helping new and existing customers achieve success by providing great customer service and supplying high quality innovative products. Also developing new corporate partnerships. Away from Brace Tool you can find Jordan snowmobiling with friends and family.

Bud Mann

Alice Area Manager

Bud has been with Brace Tool for 5 years, with previous 20 plus years in slickline and braided line from being a helper to managing districts, in the oil and gas fields of the US. Bud is now the Area Manager in our Alice, TX location. With his years as a Slickline Braided Line Supervisor and Oil and Gas Consultant he is ready to assist our customers find solutions that work for them. From how to assembly our tools to how the tools function down hole. When Bud is not at work you can find him on his cattle ranch, hunting or fishing.

Kyle Kloss

Service & Delivery Supervisor

Kyle started with Brace Tool 8 years ago in the Red Deer office. His career began in the oilfield industry as an operator on a Slickline truck and progressed up the ranks up to District Manager for Weatherford Slickline. In total Kyle has 26 years of oilfield experience. He enjoys talking to customers and ensuring they receive the proper tools for the job at hand. Kyle also enjoys building the array of different tools that Brace Tool manufactures. During Kyle’s off time, he enjoys volunteering at a local church, the outdoors, hiking in the mountains, waterskiing, snorkeling, certified open water diver, traveling domestically & internationally with his family.

Heath Bexley

West Texas Area Manager

Heath has been with Brace Tool for 10 years with previous experience in the Gulf of Mexico working for Expro Americas. Heath is a slick liner turned Area Manager and is experienced in helping customers find the right solution for the job. When Heath isn’t working you can find him working on home projects or traveling.