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Smiley, TX: 1-830-587-6400
Poteet, TX: 1-830-263-2884


John W. Bones

President | Co-Founder

MR. JOHN W. BONES is President and co-founder of Black Marlin Energy Services, LLC. He has over forty years’ experience in management systems, control systems, project management, and construction in Texas in the petroleum, petro-chemical, oil refinery, and power generations business. Prior to Black Marlin he was the founder and president of Fishbone Solutions, Ltd which provided control, production, and management systems in the chemical and petroleum industries…

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Phone: 361-813-5386

Jeffrey A. Pollock

Chief Financial Officer | Co-Founder

JEFFREY A. POLLOCK is a co-founder of Black Marlin Energy Services, the Principal of Shawnee Advisors, a financing advisor for institutional equity and is also a Senior Vice President of StoneGate Senior Living, a provider of high acuity senior care services from its headquarters in Dallas, Texas. He has arranged equity financing of more than $100 million for his clients over a 40 year career…

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Phone: 347-678-6908

Collie Boatright


Collie Boatright has been a shareholder and Board Member of Black Marlin since March of 2013. As owner of Boatright Properties, he has been the landlord for Black Marlin at its Smiley, Texas site since the Company’s inception. During the Company’s early development he supervised the initial site development work and provided interim financing for the site construction…

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Phone: 830-534-3167

Lester Warzecha


Lester Warzecha has been a shareholder and Board Member of Black Marlin since March, 2013.   He has taken his industrial machinery and equipment maintenance background and provided key operational support to Black Marlin. He has spent 25 years at SMI Steel Company of Seguin, Texas (now part of CMC Steel Texas) where he began in equipment maintenance…

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Phone: 830-857-1666

Smiley, TX Location

207 N Fm 108
Smiley, TX 78159
Phone: (830) 587-6400

Poteet, TX Location

6040 Highway 16
Poteet, TX 78065
Phone: (830) 263-2884

The Company’s focus on safety, environmental compliance, cost, and reliability is the basis of the commitment its customers have shown to Black Marlin.