CARBO Ceramics Inc. has named Chris Wright vice president, Business Development and has named Kevin Fisher president of the company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Pinnacle Technologies, Inc. Previously president of Pinnacle, Wright will be responsible for sales, marketing and business development activities for the company's global proppant and fracture and reservoir diagnostics businesses. Fisher has served as vice president of Business Development for Pinnacle since 2000. The company also announced that it has broken ground on a new facility in Houston, Texas. The facility will serve as the new headquarters of Pinnacle Technologies and will also serve as headquarters for the sales operations of CARBO Ceramics' proppant business. For additional information, click on the website link below.