These awards acknowledge outstanding achievement within and dedication to our industry and COGA. The deadline for all nominations are June 15. Winners are announced by August 1st and awarded during the conference week.
Fred Julander Lifetime Achievement Award
The Fred Julander Lifetime Achievement Award honors an individual who has performed outstanding service and achieved noteworthy accomplishments over the course of their career in Colorado’s oil and gas industry. This individual’s exceptional devotion of time, effort, thought, and action serves as an inspiration throughout the industry. Fred Julander was one of the original founders of the Colorado Oil & Gas Association and was the founder of the Rocky Mountain Natural Gas Conference which eventually became The Energy Summit conference. Fred was the first-ever recipient of COGA’s Lifetime Achievement Award, which was changed in 2018 to the Fred Julander Lifetime Achievement Award in his honor. His legacy of great work in our industry will never be forgotten.
Emerging Leader Award
This award recognizes the outstanding achievement of an emerging leader within industry. This individual will have already made significant contributions to the industry and have demonstrated the potential for leadership, dedication, and innovation. All nominees must be under 35 years of age.
Nominate a deserving individual for the Fred Julander Lifetime Achievement Award or the Emerging Leader Award below: