Prime Sands, LLC
Prime Sands, LLC (Prime Sands) headquartered in Dallas, Texas supplies the oil and gas industry with superior quality frac sand and barite from mining and processing facilities in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Texas, and Mexico. Prime Sands, LLC has become the industry leader in on-time supply and delivery of frac sand, and barite setting a new standard that service companies rely on. From state-of-the-art logistics with our dedicated fleet of pneumatics to on-site pushers for seamless product flow during unloading and delivery, Prime Sands is the “go to” company for all frac sand and barite needs.
Jacob Verghese, CEO
Mr. Verghese is the co-founder and executive member of Prime Sands, LLC. His primary duties include but not limited to, product pricing, contract negotiations with mining and transportation companies, and oversight and coordination of logistics. He is also active in assisting with business development and coordinating the overall marketing effort.
Mr. Verghese has both a management and IT background with 15+ years’ experience. He is a graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington. Some of his accolades are as follows:
- Worked at Northrop Grumman as Field Engineer on Network Databases with security clearance for American Honda Finance Corporation a client of Northrop Grumman.
- Founder of Enacore Medical Services a company that provides transcription services to Medical clinic, surgery centers and Hospitals. Formed in 2001 to reduce the rising costs of services to physician offices by having certified medical transcriptionists provide services from overseas. Managing an international operation consisting of about 40 employees.
- Co-founder of Ideal Consent – was created to help patients understand the complexity of surgical procedures in lamens terms. We presented to the board of directors at Parkland Hospital, Texas Tech University Health Sciences center, Baylor Heart place Dallas, Presbyterian Dallas, Texas Health Resources.
- Co-founder of Adelitas Medical Clinic – Family practice health clinic that is located in South Dallas area providing medical care to over 5,000 patients for over 3 years.
Hank Clements, COO
Mr. Clements is the co-founder and executive member of Prime Sands, LLC. His primary duties include but not limited to business development and marketing strategies. In 1989 Mr. Clements founded The Clements Group, Inc. a legislative and political consulting firm focusing on managing political campaigns for politicians in Texas. He also represented companies as a lobbyist in both Austin Texas and Washington D.C. His primary focuses are on issues within the energy, healthcare, technology, and education industries. Mr. Clements played a significant role in the deregulation of electricity and telecommunications, and in the medical, education and tort reform.
Mr. Clements resides in Dallas, Texas. He is a graduate of Texas Tech University where he received a B.A. in political science. He has served on the board of directors for both public and private companies throughout his career. Mr. Clements served as a Governors Appointee to the Texas Land Surveying Board from 1987 to 1994, and then was voted Chairman of The Board in 1991. He served 2 terms as the President of Friends of the Dallas Police. Mr. Clements has appeared on numerous media outlets for opinions on political issues and campaigns.