Management Team

Our core Management team has over 80 years of leadership and innovation experience in the Energy Sector complemented by an additional 40 years of the same in government, public and private sectors. Our management partners have successful documented industry leadership, recognized vision and proven business acumen which translates to an exciting business model under IDS today.

Mr. John Slattum, Managing Partner/ CEO

20 yr. Officer in the Marine Corps, 15 years Special Operations,25 yrs. Public/Private sector, BS Political Science, Florida Atlantic University, Advanced DoD Studies and Sensitive Operations.


Mr. Steve Vorenkamp, Partner/ Chief Operations Officer

43 +yrs. in the oil & gas industry. Business Management Degree, Tulane University, and Degree in Geology from LSUNO. 25 yrs. teaching compliance and safety related issues. Former VP of Training Management for Wild Well Control.


John F. Ryan III, Partner

40+ years in the Marine Safety industry. Former President of Alexander Ryan Marine, Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year, Oil and Gas, 2010. BS from Tulane University.

Mission and Culture

“The Company’s mission is to be the preeminent integrated hardware and specific software program provided for safety, audit, and compliance solutions to the Energy Sector and government regulators. IDS is achieving this goal by providing the next generations of integrated hardware tools combined with a cloud-based digital processes in a global environment that ensures the highest standards of operational integrity and, by continually introducing new integrated technology and solution systems, ensure that “real-time” solutions” become the norm, not the exception both today and for the future.” Culturally, we are an integrity-oriented Company committed to improving industry operational safety and regulatory compliance through the application of our next generation tools and software program. We are dedicated to cutting edge innovation and technology integration in all we do and the result is real-time assistance in the efficiency and sustainability of global energy compliance and production. Additionally, our current built-in ruggedized design and enhanced capabilities has allowed IDS’s Digital tools to migrate into the DoD, Tele-medicine and other market sectors. We are a Veterans preference company and support Veterans Assistance Programs.

Core Development Team

Our core development team is represented by industry leaders in the design engineering and manufacturing industries.
cypher Engineering, Design, Integration, Next Generation Computers, Sustained Engineering, Complete Systems Solutions in a Digital World.
qvio Daylight Readable Screens, Advanced Control Systems, Integrated and Advanced Screen Technologies. Purposed Designed and Built for Success.
sanmina Supply Chain Management. Sustained Production, Acquisition, Assembly, Component Systems Testing, Warrantee & Retrofit.

Medical Industry Partner

MedWand’s “Extreme Global Clinic.” Connects Doctors to Patients Anywhere Utilizing IDS’s GAT™ and EDS™ Integrated Advanced Technologies and Enhanced Global Communications Capabilities.

Safety/Security Industry Partner

Independent 3rd Part Safety/Security Consultant Services Globally. Requires GAT™ & EDS™ Integrated Technology & Enhanced Global Communications Capabilities

Defense-Intelligence Industry Team

iai2 Integrity Applications Inc. Precision Geospatial Intelligence and Targeting systems, applications and technical services
csci2 Computer Systems Center, Inc. Specialized mission applications, secure computing systems and information assurance services
isl2 Information Systems Laboratories, Inc. Specialized mission applications and Military Standard technology transition support

Investment Opportunities

IDS offers investment opportunities for those who share our vision and desire to grow with us.

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