Energy Industry

Finalists Announced: D CEO’s 2019 Oil and Gas Awards

Winners in our second annual awards program will be revealed at an exclusive awards event in October.

D CEO is proud to announce its Oil and Gas Awards finalists for 2019. These CEOs, CFOs, and innovators have helped make Texas an international center for energy activity and finance.

The awards celebrate leaders in the upstream, midstream, services, and finance sectors from North Texas to the Permian Basin.

Winners in the second annual program will be revealed at an exclusive awards event on Tuesday, Oct. 29, at The Petroleum Club in Dallas.

CEO, CFO, Innovator, and Rising Star finalists:
John Stephenson, Advantage Midstream
Houston Simmons, Black Mountain Sand
Stephen Arata, Caiman Energy
Doug Dormer, Cardinal Midstream
John Hinton, Chief Oil & Gas
Stephen V. Pierce, Degolyer and MacNaughton
Kelcy Warren, Energy Transfer Partners
Thomas Chambers, Kosmos Energy
Connor O’Reilly, LegacyTexas Bank
Stew Fuller, Lucid Energy Group
Matt Vining, Navigator Energy Services
Chase Paxton, NGP Energy Capital Management
Richard Dealy, Pioneer Natural Resources
Beth McDonald, Pioneer Natural Resources
Rhett Bennett, Black Mountain Sand
Tim Leach, Concho Resources
Chris Kendall, Denbury Resources
Bradley Williams, Elephant Oil & Gas
Eric Batchelder, EnLink Midstream
Bryan Gaudin, Holland Services
Hunter Hunt, Hunt Consolidated Energy
Pamela Greer, Karis Resources
Ryan Moss, Lucid Energy Group
Joseph Wm. Foran, Matador Resources
Eric Waller, MD America Energy
Paul Doll, Medallion Midstream
Hudson White, Producers Midstream
Bruce Thompson, Sand X
Rick Shearer, Superior Silica Sands
Collin Lensing, Vendera Resources

PE firm finalists:
Energy Spectrum, led by Thomas Whitener Jr.
EnCap Investments, led by David Miller
NGP Energy Capital, led by Tony Weber
Petrocap, led by Lane Britain, Doug Evans, David Hopson, and Marc Manzo
Tailwater Capital, led by Jason Downie and Edward Herring

Energy deal finalists:
Comstock Resources acquires Covey Park Energy LLC
Kosmos Energy acquires Deep Gulf Energy
Tailwater Capital/WM Energy Services Holdings recapitalization of Petro Waste


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