Joe O’Rourke

Vice President of Sales & Marketing

Select Sands

W. Joe O’Rourke has served Select Sands Corporation since March of 2019. After earning his BA in Government from The University of Texas at Austin in 1995, Mr. O’Rourke began his professional career serving as a Legislative Aide to Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX 12thDistrict) on Capitol Hill where he handled oil & gas and public lands policy for Congresswoman Granger. In 2000, Mr. O’Rourke returned to Texas entering the private sector where he has consulted, managed, and directed strategic sales projects for various companies he has served. Mr. O’Rourke grew up around conventional oil wells – he’s 3rd generation in oil & gas upstream; the grandson of a Texas petroleum landman, and the son of a successful independent oilman in the gulf coast, mostly Texas and Louisiana. A native Houstonian, Mr. O’Rourke is the President of the Irish Society of Houston which holds its annual St. Patrick’s Dinner at The Petroleum Club of Houston. He is a royalty owner, and most recently completed a certificate this October in Financial Management from Cornell University. Along with his wife and two school-aged children, he resides in Houston, TX.


  • Frac Sand Equipment Expo Begins 9:00 am
  • Exhibitor Setup for Frac Sand Conference 1:00 pm
  • Frac Sand Equipment Expo Ends 4:00 pm
  • Speaker/Sponsor Reception at Frac Sand Equipment Expo 4:00 pm



  • Networking Breakfast in Exhibit Hall 8:00 am
  • General Sessions with Breaks in the Exhibit Hall 8:30 am
  • Conference Closes 12:00 pm
  • Exhibit Hall Beak Down & Move-Out 12:00 pm
  • Conference Golf Outing 1:00 pm


  • Frac Sand Equipment Expo 20'x40' Space $3,500
  • VIP Dinner on November 19th $7,500
  • Coffee Mugs SOLD
  • Notebook SOLD
  • Speaker/Sponsor Reception on November 18th SOLD
  • Conference Mobile App $3,000
  • Day 1 Kick-Off SOLD
  • Day 2 Kick-Off $3,000
  • Lanyard SOLD
  • Networking Lunch on November 19th SOLD
  • Networking Reception Glasses SOLD
  • Day 1 Morning Break (Video ad) $2,500
  • Day 1 Afternoon Break (Video ad) $2,500
  • Day 2 Morning Break (Video ad) $2,500
  • Day 2 Afternoon Break (Video ad) $2,500
  • Case Study 1 $2,500
  • Case Study 2 $2,500
  • Charging Station $2,500
  • Printed Program SOLD
  • Conference Wifi SOLD
  • Golf: Water Bottles SOLD
  • Golf: Hosted Hole (Beverage Station & Contest) $3,700
  • Golf: Hats $3,500
  • Golf: Cigars $3,200
  • Golf: Divot Tools $3,200
  • Golf: Balls $3,200
  • Golf: Towels $3,200

The Frac Sand
Summer Happy Hour

Event Registration – $25