Northwest Oil & Gas Exploration, LLC was founded in 2011 by Kevin Burshears. In 2012 David Burshears & Charles Burshears joined the company. In 2013, Chad Hunt joined the company as a Petroleum Engineer and in 2015, became a partner. Northwest has expanded their business, and currently has offices located in Fort Worth and Oklahoma City. Since 2012 Northwest has acquired more than 25,000 net acres of leasehold in Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas.