D CEO Presents

Oil and Gas Awards: North Texas to the Permian Basin


D CEO is honoring the CEOs, CFOs, and innovators who’ve made Texas a national and international center for energy activity and finance. Awards will celebrate leaders in the upstream, midstream, services (including technology companies), and finance sectors. There also will be rising star and lifetime achievement honorees. All finalists will be recognized in the November issue of D CEO and at a special awards presentation in the fall.

In Partnership with:
Council of Petroleum Accountants Societies
Dallas CPA Society
Dallas Young Professionals in Energy
Energy Management Program at the University of Texas at Dallas
Financial Executives International
Fort Worth Chapter, TSCPA
Maguire Energy Institute at Southern Methodist University
North Texas Commission
Permian Basin Chapter, TSCPA
TCU Energy Institute
Texas Alliance of Energy Producers
The Institute of Petroleum Accounting at the University of North Texas
Wichita Falls Chapter, TSCPA
Women’s Energy Network


Nominations are closed.



  • CEO of the Year
  • CFO of the Year
  • Innovator of the Year


  • CEO of the Year
  • CFO of the Year
  • Innovator of the Year

Services (includes technology companies)

  • CEO of the Year
  • CFO of the Year
  • Innovator of the Year

Oil & Gas Finance

  • Private Equity Firm of Year
  • Deal (M&A/Restructuring) of the Year
  • Financing/Capital Deal of the Year

North Texas Oil & Gas Impact (All Sectors)

  • Rising Star/Future Leader (Nominee should be age 40 or under.)
  • Legacy/Lifetime


How do I make nominations?

Nominations for the 2018 program are now open. Vote for an individual, firm, or transaction here.

Nomination deadline is Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018.

How are winners selected?

Judges will review each nomination and determine the finalists and winners.

When will the winners be announced?

D CEO will announce finalists in Fall of 2018. Winners will be revealed at an invitation-only event November

Where can I get more information?

Please contact D CEO Special Projects Manager Payton Parker, here. For advertising information, contact Josh Schimmels, here.


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