For all its challenges, the oil & gas business remains full of romance and intrigue. But at Walter, the excitement of the hunt is always tempered by prudent risk taking. A disciplined and financially conservative management approach is the bedrock principle underpinning the company’s success. The ability to competently assess risk and return, without the undue influence of emotion, is critical to Walter’s operations. Add dogged hard work, passion, and technical expertise, and the result is success.
Whether trading marbles during youth, or wells and leases as an adult, Rusty and Joe’s gut instinct in analyzing risk versus reward has proven uncanny over the years, and has made each of the family businesses a solid bet.