I’m a Husband, Father & Serial Entrepreneur.

I’ve founded, acquired, grew, merged, sold, or failed at over 20+ businesses.


BidOut – Co-Founder of the leading oil & gas procurement platform. BidOut solves purchasing inefficiencies with operators and increases sales for oil field service companies at the same time.

Giles Property Group – Acquisition and repositioning of distressed real estate throughout the greater Houston area.

ExplorNation Energy, Inc – Oil & Gas royalty investments in 11 states and over 1,000+ wells. Predominately weighted toward natural gas.

TRG Datacenters – Houston-based Tier4 mission-critical datacenter campus.

I occasionally (but rarely) host a podcast called 45 North which focuses on notable Houstonians.


eleven2.com – I was CEO from inception (2004) until being acquired in 2012. At the time of the sale, we had over 100,000+ customers spanning the globe with employees and data centers throughout the world.

eSigns.com – Acquired stake in 2012, sold in 2020.

eOilBoom.com – Founded in 2012 and merged with RoyaltyExchange.com in 2014

NetDepot.com – I served as President from 2015 to 2020. Led the company through the separation of the sale of the majority of the business to Zayo and transformed it into new business lines to spur growth.

I can be contacted by e-mail at [email protected]