Our Leadership

Executive Leadership Team

Barry Vinson, President

Barry Vinson

Vinson is responsible for overseeing all aspects of HB Rentals while driving strategy and growth for the company. Vinson had started at Sub Surface Tools since 1975, and has held numerous positions in his time there. While there, he was responsible for implementing TPS at Sub Surface, the OPUS management system, and introducing eight new drill pipe/tool joint combinations in the rental tools industry. He graduated with MBA and Masters of Finance degree’s from Tulane’s A.B. Freeman School of Business.

Tasha Castille, Vice President of Finance

Tasha Castille, CPA
Vice President of Finance

Castille is responsible for working closely with our global operations management teams to ensure fiscal responsibility and financial training in all our business decisions. Castille has been integral to HB Rentals, having played a key role in streamlining our operations and making HB more profitable as an organization. Castille has started with HB Rentals since 2006 and has worked in various roles within the company. Prior to her position as VP of Finance, Castille served in positions including Global Controller. In addition to her experience at HB, Castille worked for Wright, Dehart, Depuis, and Hutchinson CPA. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and received her CPA license in 2003.

John Nagel, Vice President of Global Operations

John Nagel
Vice President of Global Operations

Nagel brings more than 40 years of experience in specialized equipment inspection and maintenance. As a former US Coast Guard Marine Safety Inspector, Nagel developed and implemented a new inspector training program and supervised all field inspectors. Nagel has more than 40 years of experience in specialized equipment inspection and maintenance. Nagel is responsible for oversight of global operations, international sales, and developing goals and objectives for the company that aligns with HB’s global vision.