Group 42 to Participate in AIPN NAPE Summit and Seminar

Group 42 representatives will attend the AIPN NAPE Summit and Seminar in Houston, Texas, in February 2017.

The annual NAPE Summit is a three-day networking event that brings together leading companies in the upstream oil and gas business. NAPE Summit offers prospects, producers and purchasers an opportunity to discover new opportunities in domestic exploration and production activities, legislative and regulatory challenges, technical advances and other related topics of interest. In addition to the 14.66 acres of exhibition space, the event offers a platform for exhibiting companies to showcase their prospects to all attendees.

Group 42 is an energy services holding company established in 1997 and headquartered in San Antonio, Texas. Through strategic management services, we enable our international subsidiaries to provide technology-oriented solutions to the energy industry in the Arabian Gulf, West Africa, Asia Pacific, the North Sea and North America.

To learn more about Group 42's family of companies offering wellbore cleanup and stimulation services at NAPE, please contact Kylene H. King at [email protected]– or call +1 (210) 824-1735.

Choose San Antonio's Inaugural SXSW Interactive Activation a Success

SXSW Interactive 2016 attendees wait for a sold-out panel discussion at Casa San Antonio

SXSW Interactive 2016 attendees wait for a sold-out panel discussion at Casa San Antonio

Choose San Antonio, a nonprofit co-founded by Group 42 Vice President of Corporate Development Eric Bell and Lightning Jar Chief Strategist Kevin Peckham, completed its inaugural activation at SXSW Interactive March 11-16, 2016.

Read more: "New group’s mission: Convince more creative talent to move to San Antonio"

The organization's mission to promote San Antonio to the world came to life at "Casa San Antonio," through official programming and special events. 

Read more: "Tacos, Technology, & Taking Initiative: Day One at #SATXatSXSW"

Choose San Antonio also showcased the City's lifestyle amenities, culture creators, and unique culture at the SXSW Trade Show.

Read more: "San Antonio Shows Off its Techy Icehouse at SXSW"

Visitors from around the world stop by San Antonio's "ice house" in the SXSw trade show for a taste of life in the city

Visitors from around the world stop by San Antonio's "ice house" in the SXSw trade show for a taste of life in the city

Group 42's top-level sponsorship of Choose San Antonio allowed the group to execute an event-based marketing campaign aimed at educating global audiences that San Antonio is a world-class city with a tremendous quality of life and the resources that many entrepreneurs, technologists and creatives seek.

Video: "San Antonio contingent looking to sell SA at SXSW"

"Through cultural storytelling, event marketing, advertising, media partnerships, and other modern promotional tactics, we hope to accelerate a national and international awakening to San Antonio," said Eric Bell.

Group 42 Sponsors the City of San Antonio's Inaugural Presence at SXSW Interactive

Less than two weeks from now, a coalition of public and private sector partners, including Group 42, will lead the City of San Antonio’s first formal presence at the South by Southwest Interactive Festival, March 11-16. Spearheading the effort is San Antonio non-profit Choose San Antonio, of which Group 42's Eric Bell is Chairman and co-founder. 

An incubator of cutting-edge technologies and digital creativity, the SXSW Interactive conference is considered to be one of the premier global conferences for creative and technology professionals. It features compelling insight from the brightest in emerging technology, exciting networking events by industry leaders and special programs.

Choose San Antonio has officially partnered with SXSW to create an event series at SXSW Interactive, engaging a global audience of over 34,000 attendees while featuring San Antonio's culture and economic viability. The organization will host a three-day showcase at Casa San Antonio (Old School Bar & Grill), as well as a booth (#528) at the SXSW Trade Show.

For more information on the event, visit

Group 42 Joins E&P Leaders at Summer NAPE

Group 42 joins energy industry leaders at the NAPE Summer Conference and Expo in Houston, Texas August 19-20. Group 42 Vice President of Corporate Development, Eric M. Bell, is in attendance.

The annual Summer NAPE Expo is a networking event that brings together over 15,000 influencers and decision makers representing all areas of the upstream sector of the energy industry. Summer NAPE offers producers and purchasers a unique chance to connect, reconnect, and make deals. The Summer NAPE Business Conference, which takes place on the 19th, calls upon leading executives, experts and speakers to examine E&P trends, legislative and regulatory challenges, technical advances and other topics of interest.

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About NAPE
NAPE was launched by the American Association of Professional Landmen (AAPL) in 1993 with one purpose in mind: To create a venue that brings prospects and purchasers together. NAPE is the world's largest upstream exploration and production expo, and provides a marketplace for the buying, selling and trading of oil and gas prospects.