Future Industry Leader, Midcontinent 2014
Awarded to: Josh Kaylor - Waste Management, Inc.
“Since the first day that I met him, Josh has always exhibited a high level of integrity and has consistently delivered his well-honed business acumen skill-set no matter what challenge, crisis, or opportunity was in front of him.”
“He and the rest of his team at Waste Management are always extremely responsive, and they really know the upstream industry, which is why we chose them as our exclusive provider for environmental services.”
Future Industry Leader – Professional Overview
This years recipient joined Waste Management as an Environmental Technician, and over 10 years was promoted nine times within the organization, climbing to National Director of Energy Services.
He co-founded Waste Management’s Energy Services division, and grew it from zero revenue to several hundred million dollars. He achieved this by being embedded in the industry, asking key stakeholders what they needed from an environmental partner, and then building out that comprehensive offering within Waste Management.
An active member of a number of national and regional associations and acknowledged by a range of organizations our recipient supports the industry in many capacities.
Midcontinent 2014 Winners
- Award for Drilling Excellence - Scientific Drilling
- Award for Excellence in Corporate Social Responsibility - Access Midstream
- Award for Excellence in Health & Safety - Operational - FTS International
- Award for Excellence in Health & Safety - Products - Katch Kan Ltd.
- Award for Excellence in Well Completion - Packers Plus
- Company of the Year - Chaparral Energy
- Construction Company of the Year - Willbros
- Consultancy Company of the Year - Cinco Energy Management Group
- Engineering Company of the Year - Spartan Engineering
- Future Industry Leader - Josh Kaylor - Waste Management, Inc.
- General Industry Service Award - Prometheus Energy
- Industry Leader - William F. (Bill) Ward - Superior Pipeline Company
- Industry Supplier of the Year - Well Checked Systems International
- Kenworth Trucks Trucking Company of the Year - Hearn Trucking, LLC
- Manufacturer of the Year - ABB
- Midstream Company of the Year - EnLink Midstream
- New Technology Development of the Year - General/Products - Energy Recovery, Inc.
- Oilfield Services Company of the Year - Halliburton
- The Oil & Gas Financial Journal Transaction of the Year - Breitburn Energy Partners L.P.
- VZ Environmental Award for Excellence in Environmental Stewardship - Scott Environmental Services, Inc.
- Water Management Company of the Year - Rockwater Energy Solutions