AFPM’s IP Conference names Petrochemical Heritage Award recipient
At the AFPM International Petrochemical Conference, Jim Teague, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Enterprise Products Partners was recognized as this year's recipient of the Petrochemical Heritage Award.
The Petrochemical Heritage Award, established in 1997, recognizes those whose contributions to public understanding are noteworthy, who have displayed significant entrepreneurship in the petrochemical profession or industry, and who have been active in philanthropic and/or communal affairs.
Teague has had an illustrious career, beginning with Officer Candidate School in the U.S. Navy, and later as VP of Feedstocks with Dow Chemical. In addition, Teague is the former President of MAPCO Trading and Marketing and worked as President of Shell Oil's midstream business before joining Enterprise in 1999. He has served in numerous senior executive roles as CEO, COO and EVP of Enterprise GP. Teague accepted the award with humor and appreciation for the Navy, Dow Chemical and the individuals that most influenced him.