Blake Burnette is the CEO / CTO of a Houston based IOT company called IOT-eq. Blake started out his career as an assembly language programmer and developed some of the first CNC machine tools. Over the course of 26 years in the oil field Blake designed products that were produced in multi-thousand quantities. Blake also led the controls, software, and installation of multimillion dollar construction projects for drilling rigs and vessels. Blake has led enterprise wide IOT projects as Director of Research and Development for Baker Hughes. Most recently Blake has developed a turnkey hardware and software IOT solution which simplifies the process of the implementation of IOT in an oil and gas organization.