Jay R. Young

Founder & CEO, King Operating Corporation

JAY R. YOUNG has a lifelong passion for the oil and gas business. His family has been in the business for over one hundred years. His affinity for the oil patch led him to found King Operating Corporation, which he designed to minimize risk by acquiring and developing areas with a long history of producing oil and gas. When he is not busy developing oil and gas projects, Jay hosts his own radio show and participates in local and national philanthropic organizations such as serving on the executive board of directors for Circle Ten Council (Boy Scouts of America) and on the foundation board of his alma mater, Angelo State University, where he graduated with a BBA. Jay lives with his wife Michelle and four daughters in Dallas, Texas.


The Upside Of Oil And Gas Investing : How The New Model Works And Why It Puts The Traditional Model To Shame

Publication Date: January 2020

The oil and gas industry is old and is notoriously resistant to change. Author Jay R. Young wants to revolutionize it. In his book, The Upside of Oil and Gas Investing, Jay R. Young presents a new investment model for the oil and gas industry that represents a total change in the way much of the smaller, independent companies in the industry operate. He dissects the industry in detail, showing you the pitfalls investors can find themselves falling into when they sign onto a deal structured according to the old model. Aiming to give investors the opportunity to participate in the extraordinary investment of oil and gas with a transparent understanding of both the downside risks and the upside potential, Jay Young outlines a new process that allows for efficiency, productivity, and, as a result, building wealth quickly.

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