12th Annual World Oil Awards:
"A World of Innovative Achievements"
The 2013 World Oil Awards marked the twelfth year World Oil has honored the upstream energy industry’s top innovators and innovations. Awards finalists attended a black-tie gala event on October 17 at The Houstonian Hotel where the winners were announced. This year’s honorees took home trophies in 16 categories. Kim Davis, President and Creator of “Chalk Talk,” The KD Company, served as the Master of Ceremony following a keynote speech from Doug Valleau, Director, Unconventional Technology, Hess Corporation.
The World Oil Awards not only showcase the talent and accomplishments of the category winners, but also benefits selected universities whose programs support entry into the petroleum industry. This year, Marietta College and Prairie View A&M University were chosen as beneficiaries because of their commitment to preparing qualified global oil industry professionals.
The 2013 World Oil Awards were generously sponsored by: Baker Hughes Incorporated, Nabors Drilling USA, Aramco Services Company, Halliburton and Eddie V’s Prime Seafood. A/V services were provided by Puresound and event photography was provided by Gary Barchfeld.
Congratulations to the 2013 World Oil Awards Winners!
Click here to view photos from the World Oil Awards Gala.
Save the Date for the 2014 World Oil Awards
Nominations will open Friday, 18 April 2014 and will close Friday, 18 July 2014. The 13th Annual World Oil Awards Gala will be held Thursday, 16 October 2014.