On March 4, the Energy Workforce & Technology Council hosted its 22nd Annual Explorers of Houston Golf Tournament — a day of Council Members networking and cultivating relationships at the Golf Club of Houston. The event’s strong turnout demonstrates the industry’s dedication to STEM education, as tournament proceeds support the Council’s education initiatives, including contributions to the IPAA/Energy Workforce Petroleum Academies.
The Council thanks tournament sponsors Baker Hughes, DistributionNOW, Exterran, and World Oil for sponsoring this event. The Council is also grateful to all tournament participants for their support of the Energy Workforce & Technology Council’s efforts to educate future leaders of the energy industry.
Council Board Member Kirk Shelton, President NOV Completion & Production Solutions, NOV Inc., served as host, welcoming attendees and thanking the teams that entered the tournament.
Competing in a shamble, the DistributionNOW team placed first with a score of 117. The NexTier team followed in second place with a score of 121. The Oceaneering team finished in third place with a score of 125.
Individual winners were:
- Straightest Drive: Phil Everson, B&L Pipeco
- Closest to the Pin: Scott Livingston, NOV Inc.
- Closest to the Pin in 2: Rhon Fincher, Treadstone Energy Partners
- Longest Drive: Brandon Turner, Liberty Drilling Services
“Thank you for supporting the Council’s strong commitment to STEM and excellence in energy education. Your support today is vital to developing the next generation of industry leaders and advancement of our industry.” – Council Board Member, Kirk Shelton, President NOV Completion & Production Solutions, NOV Inc.