Industry Leader, Southwest 2014
Awarded to: John Schmitz - Select Energy Services
John Schmitz – Professional Biography
Mr. Schmitz has served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Select Energy Services since it’s inception in 2007. Under his leadership, Select Energy Services has experienced significant growth and transformation, both organically and through strategic acquisitions and investment in oilfield technology.
A lifelong entrepreneur, Mr. Schmitz has founded and developed numerous successful businesses in the oil and gas industry including HEP Oil Company, Complete Production Services, and Brammer Supply.
Other achievements include:
- Founder and Chairman of HEP Oil Company, an exploration and production company that owns interests in over 1,500 producing wells
- Founded and served as North Division Manager for Complete Production Services
- Board member of Forum Energy Technologies, Inc.
- President of B29 Investments which provides financial capital to developing companies like Select Energy Services
- Founded Brammer Supply in 1983 and transformed the company over 20 years into an integrated wellsite services provider
- Past President of Cimmaron Gathering, LP, a midstream company focusing on natural gas and crude oil gathering
Select Energy Services – Corporate Overview
Select Energy Services strives to change the oil and gas industry’s approach to water management. By providing strategic water management solutions from sourcing to disposal, Select delivers innovative, efficient end-to-end solutions to energy producers through its two business segments WaterOne™ and WellOne™ and its multi-service integrated water solutions package, Fluidity™.
Always mindful of the environment, we effectively and safely source, transport, test, treat, and dispose of water and fluids from well sites within every major North American shale play. Houston-headquartered with nearly 5,000 employees and $1 billion in revenues, Select is the premier provider of water solutions that help unlock the vital energy resources of our country.
At Select Energy Services, we pride ourselves on being a trusted partner to energy producers. Through our conventional and unconventional approach to providing water solutions, we provide customers a convenient, single source to keep their operations flowing efficiently. Our customers value the hard work; proven experience, unconventional solutions and safe service we deliver to every project.
Southwest 2014 Winners
- Award for Drilling Excellence - Baker Hughes
- Award for Excellence in Health & Safety - Operational - FTS
- Award for Excellence in Health & Safety - Products - Preferred Technology
- Award for Excellence in Well Completion - Halliburton
- Construction Company of the Year - RWI Construction
- Consultancy of the Year - Total Safety
- E&P Company of the Year - BHP Billiton
- Engineering Company of the Year - Landpoint, Inc.
- Future Industry Leader - Randy Kurek - Iron Fox Trucking
- General Industry Service Award - Cotton Logistics
- Industry Leader - John Schmitz - Select Energy Services
- Industry Supplier of the Year - Aggreko
- Kenworth Truck Company Trucking Company of the Year - Lake Truck Lines, Inc.
- Manufacturer of the Year - Astro Thermal Tec Inc.
- New Technology Development of the Year - General/Products - Energy Recovery, Inc.
- New Technology Development of the Year Award - Software Application - Enbase Solutions
- Oil & Gas Financial Journal Transaction of the Year - EnLink Midstream
- Oilfield Services Company of the Year - Halliburton
- PLH Midstream Company of the Year - Bridger, LLC
- VZ Environmental Award for Excellence in Environmental Stewardship - Newpark Drilling Fluids
- Water Management Company of the Year - Halliburton