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Company Overview

Vertex Energy, Inc., is a publicly traded company that trades on the NASDAQ Capital Market (“NASDAQ”) under the symbol VTNR. We became a public company through our merger with World Waste Technologies, Inc., in April of 2009 and was trading on the OTC Bulletin Board. However, the stock moved to the NASDAQ in February 2013.

Vertex Energy, Inc. is a specialty refiner of alternative feedstocks and marketer of high-purity petroleum products. With its headquarters in Houston, Texas, Vertex is one of the largest processors of used motor oil in the U.S. and has processing capacity of over 115 million gallons annually with operations located in Houston and Port Arthur (TX), Marrero (LA), and Columbus (OH). Vertex also has a facility, Myrtle Grove, located on a 41 acre industrial complex along the Gulf Coast in Belle Chasse, LA, with existing hydroprocessing and plant infrastructure assets that includes nine million gallons of storage. Vertex has implemented a cost-effective strategy for building its feedstock supply by establishing a successful self-collection and aggregation system. The Company has built a reputation as a key supplier of Group II+ and Group III base oils to the lubricant manufacturing industry in North America.

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Corporate Headquarters Investor Relations

General Contact

1331 Gemini St.
Suite 250
Houston, Texas 77058

Noel Ryan

Vallum Advisors
16225 Park Ten Place, Suite 500
Houston, Texas 77084

Transfer Agent

Continental Transfer and Trust Company
1 State Street, 30th Floor
New York, NY 10004

Phone: 212.509.4000
Fax: 212.509.5150

Stock Information

Recent XBRL Filings

Management Team

Benjamin P. Cowart, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board

Chris Carlson, Chief Financial Officer

John Strickland, Chief Operating Officer

Dave Peel, Corporate Advisor

Alvaro Ruiz, Vice President of Business Development

Smith E. Howland, Commercial Manager

Mike Stieneker, General Manager of H&H Oil

Erica Snedegar, Base Oils and Intermediate Products

Board of Directors

Dan Borgen, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of U.S. Development Group LLC

Benjamin P. Cowart, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board

David L. Phillips, Managing Partner of Bilateral Initiatives LLP

Timothy C. Harvey, Vice President of Oil Trading at Westport Petroleum, Inc.

Chris Stratton, CFO for Agspring, LLC

James P. Gregory, General Counsel of Vertex Energy Inc.