Stephen Forrester

Stephen Forrester is Content Development Manager at Gyrodata, where he oversees technical writing and strategic communications initiatives for the company’s gyroscopic surveying and wireline product lines.

Previously, he worked at National Oilwell Varco in several technical writing roles, covering everything from rig equipment and completion tools to BHA design, downhole drilling dynamics, and drilling automation.

Prior to that, Mr. Forrester worked in the oil and gas division of Lloyd’s Register (now Vysus Group), where he was a technical editor for reports on inspections and certifications of subsea blowout preventors. Stephen has been a member of SPE since 2014, where he is on the editorial board for SPE’s publication for young professionals, The Way Ahead, and works with the Young Member Engagement Committee to assist with their communications programs.

He is also a contributing writer to both the Oil and Gas Global Network™ (OGGN™) and Drilling Contractor, the official publication of the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC).