Rockwater Energy Solutions, Inc., a fluids management and environmental solutions provider to the oilfield industry, announced today that Kevin Blodgett has joined the executive leadership team as Senior Vice President & General Counsel. Kevin is the former General Counsel and Executive Vice President, Administration of Dynegy Inc., where he worked for nearly 11 years, overseeing a broad scope of responsibilities, including Legal & Governmental Affairs, Ethics & Compliance, Human Resources, Information Technology and Business Services. Prior to joining Dynegy, Kevin was an Associate with Baker Botts LLP in Houston, Texas, where he practiced corporate, securities, mergers and acquisitions law. Kevin was most recently a Managing Director with Huron Consulting Group, where he advised General Counsel on law department strategy and operational matters.
Kevin earned a BA in Political Science from Texas A&M University and a JD, magna cum laude, from the University of Houston. He serves on the Board of Directors of Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas, which is dedicated to educating students about workforce readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy, and on the Board of Directors of The General Counsel Forum, a peer-to-peer legal best practices community.
During his tenure as Dynegy’s General Counsel, Kevin was recognized by the Houston Business Journal as the Outstanding Corporate Counsel with an attorney staff of 11-30 attorneys (2008), and he received the General Counsel Forum Magna Stella Award as the Best Large Legal Department General Counsel (2009).
“We are delighted to have Kevin join the Rockwater team. Kevin’s expertise and experience as general counsel of a large public company and advising public company clients on corporate, securities, mergers and acquisitions matters will be very helpful to Rockwater as we continue to grow,” commented Larry O’Donnell, Chairman, President and CEO of Rockwater.
We are delighted to have David join the Rockwater team,” commented Larry O’Donnell, Chairman, President and CEO of Rockwater. “David’s leadership skills, knowledge of the oilfield, and focus on safety will be very helpful to Rockwater as we continue to grow our service offering throughout North America and execute our strategy.”
About Rockwater Energy Solutions
Rockwater Energy Solutions, Inc. provides comprehensive fluids management services and environmental solutions, including fluids transfer by pipe; production, stimulation, and specialty chemicals, including friction reducers, corrosion and scale inhibitors, and biocides; environmentally-friendly hydraulic fracturing fluid additives, such as food based guar and guar derivative products, and proprietary crosslinker technologies; pipeline additives; fluids management, logistics and transportation of fluids, proppants, and oilfield service products through its more than 600 trucks; transloading from rail and storage of sand and other proppant used in hydraulic fracturing; storage of crude oil and other fluids in its tank farms; and well testing and flowback services. Rockwater is headquartered in Houston, Texas, and has over 2,800 employees.
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