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Behind every great company is a great team

Wellsite is an independent software company focused on building integrated solutions for the upstream oil and gas industry.

Our technology platforms are designed to dramatically improve traditional business models using deep industry expertise and advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence, cloud computing, and blockchain.

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Our Mission

"To accelerate the digital transformation in the oil and gas industry"

Our Values

Growth

Growth

Our growth is based on mutual success. When our customers and our employees grow, we grow.

Teamwork

Teamwork

Wellsite is made up of amazing individuals, but it’s only through teamwork that we achieve greatness.

Execution

Execution

We deliver outstanding results by cultivating a culture of exceptional execution and rewarding those who create great outcomes.

Accountability

Accountability

We hold ourselves accountable for our choices and results.

Leadership

Leadership

We inspire growth and innovation through learning and bold action.

Quality

Quality

We achieve our goals without compromising on quality.

Our Founders

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Ken Hartman

CEO & Founder

Ken began his career as a software consultant at Deloitte, where he worked on projects for Baker Hughes, Lockheed Martin, and Microsoft. This was followed by 15 years of leadership roles in Information Technology at Baker Hughes. Ken holds a B.S. in Political Science from the University of Houston.

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Chris Ely

COO & Co-Founder

Chris has a successful track record of leading teams in the oilfield services industry for more than 22 years. He worked for Schlumberger, Halliburton, and Nabors before joining Wellsite in 2016. Chris holds a B.S. in Accounting and Finance from Sam Houston State University.

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Guille Arango

Advisor

Guillermo is currently an independent entrepreneur and trusted advisor to Wellsite. Guillermo has successfully held Vice President positions of Information Technology at Schlumberger and Baker Hughes for more than 15 years prior to his advisory position with Wellsite. Guillermo holds a P.h.D. in Computer Science from the University of California, Irvine.

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Rob Porchey

Investor

Rob is an investor and trusted advisor to Wellsite. He has 24+ years of experience in oil and gas and worked for some of the biggest companies in the industry, including ConocoPhillips, Baker Hughes, and Halliburton. Rob holds a B.B.A. in Marketing from Texas Christian University.