Vertex Energy company info

What does Vertex Energy do?
Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR) is a Texas-based environmental services company focusing on recycling industrial waste streams and off-specification commercial chemical products. They specialize in the aggregation, processing, and refinement of petroleum streams such as used motor oil, which they transform into higher-value petroleum products. Vertex Energy's operations encompass an array of projects aimed at reducing environmental impact and promoting circular economy practices within the industry. The company's objectives revolve around growth through strategic acquisitions, increasing production efficiency, and expanding their footprint in the renewable energy sector to meet emerging market demands and sustainability goals. Vertex Energy actively seeks to innovate in the field of waste oil recycling, continuously working on expanding its services and capabilities to cater to a broader client base while emphasizing environmental responsibility.
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Company Snapshot

Is Vertex Energy a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does Vertex Energy employ?

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Employees
481

What sector is Vertex Energy in?

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Sector
Energy

Where is the head office for Vertex Energy?

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Head Office
Houston, United States

What year was Vertex Energy founded?

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Year Founded
2001
What does Vertex Energy specialise in?
/Used Oil Recycling /Fuel Re-refining /Environmental Services /Recycling Solutions /Crude Distillation /Energy Reselling

What are the products and/or services of Vertex Energy?

Overview of Vertex Energy offerings
Refining and Marketing of Petroleum Products, focusing on producing high-quality fuels, lubricants, and additives.
Used Motor Oil Collection and Processing Services, providing an eco-friendly solution to recycle waste oil.
Black Oil Business, dealing with the aggregation, storage, and transportation of used motor oils and other petroleum by-products.
Recovery and Sale of Chemical Co-Products, including the extraction and sale of valuable chemical products from refining processes.
Terminaling and Logistics Solutions, offering comprehensive services for the storage and transportation of petroleum products.
Energy Transition Projects, aimed at developing renewable energy sources and reducing carbon footprint.

Who is in the executive team of Vertex Energy?

Vertex Energy leadership team
  • Mr. Benjamin P. Cowart
    Mr. Benjamin P. Cowart
    Founder, Chairman, CEO & President
  • Mr. Christopher  Carlson
    Mr. Christopher Carlson
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. James Gary Rhame
    Mr. James Gary Rhame
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. James Paul Gregory Esq.
    Mr. James Paul Gregory Esq.
    General Counsel & Secretary
  • Mr. Alvaro  Ruiz
    Mr. Alvaro Ruiz
    Chief Strategy Officer
  • Mr. Bart  Rice
    Mr. Bart Rice
    Executive Vice President
  • Mr. Douglas S. Haugh
    Mr. Douglas S. Haugh
    Chief Commercial Officer
  • John  Ragozzino Jr., C.F.A.
    John Ragozzino Jr., C.F.A.
    Investor Relations Contact