About Vista Pipe
The Vista Way
Vista Pipe isn’t interested in being the biggest pipe supplier, only the best. Like many of our clients in this day and age, we operate LEAN AND MEAN. Our focus is to provide the best products on the market while keeping our overhead as low as possible in order to pass that savings on to our clients. It is also our desire to provide the absolute best service to our clients. To streamline our orders, Vista sales professionals also serve as your project managers so your point of contact will be able to answer all of your questions surrounding product, coating and logistics. Post-project follow up with our vendors and clients ensures that Vista Pipe is always improving.
Mick Okrzesik is the CEO and co-founder of Vista Pipe & Supply. Mr. Okrzesik has jointly led the team since inception of the company and oversees all strategic, financial and operational aspects of the business. Previously, Mr. Okrzesik served as a board member and President of F-1 Firearms. From 2015 to 2017, Mr. Okrzesik was responsible for the strategic, financial and operational aspects of the company. He and his team grew and positioned the company as a market leader and top performer during his tenure. Prior, Mr. Okrzesik was a top performing sales representative for Pyramid Tubular Products. He has an extensive background in finance, accounting, sales (OCTG, line pipe, HDPE), and operations. Mr. Okrzesik has an MBA from Texas A&M University and a B.S.B.A. from the University of Arkansas.
Tyler Hout is the President and co-founder of Vista Pipe & Supply. Mr. Hout has jointly led the team since inception of the company and oversees all sales and operational aspects of the business. Previously, he served as the Director of Business Development at Corpac Steel Products, and was an instrumental piece in Corpac’s distributor revenue during his tenure. Mr. Hout has an extensive background in line pipe distribution, OCTG, HDPE and managing projects across North America. Mr. Hout holds a degree in Business Management from the University of Colorado – Leeds School of Business.
Josh joined Vista Pipe in 2018 as the CFO. Prior to joining Vista, Josh served in various roles in Finance, and Asset Operations at Castleton Commodities International and Eagle Rock Energy Partners. Josh earned an MBA from Texas A&M University and a BS in Accounting from Louisiana State University.
Bob Okrzesik is the sales support lead at Vista Pipe & Supply. Mr. Okrzesik is responsible for sales support and operational aspects of the company. He has spent more than 35 years as an OCTG and PVF sales executive with manufacturing and distribution. Mr. Okrzesik has extensive experience building brands, winning customer trust, creating and implementing market strategies, and assembling customer service teams. He has a wide range of OCTG and line pipe product knowledge with M&A and QA experience. Mr. Okrzesik holds a B.S.B.A from the University of Tulsa.
Business Development Manager
Chris joined Vista Pipe in 2018 as Business Development Manager. Chris brings over 10 years of oil and gas industry experience to Vista, most recently managing the sales and marketing efforts for ZAP Engineering & Construction Services in Denver, CO. Chris places tremendous emphasis on building relationships and works to deliver personal service to every client and project. Chris holds a B.S. from South Dakota State University and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the GPA Midstream Association.
Josh brings 15 years of experience in the oil and gas industry to the Vista team. The majority of Josh’s career has been spent in sales management and marketing. In college he worked his summer breaks as an equipment operator for a pipeline company, a workover rig hand, and a wireline operator. After graduating Colorado Mesa University with a B.S in Business Management, Josh left the field and began his career in Flowback and Wireline sales. Josh is an avid outdoorsman and a family man.
Inventory Operations Specialist
Courtney Smith joined the Vista Pipe and Supply team in 2018, as the Inventory Operations Specialist. Previously, Mrs. Smith served as the Inventory Manager for Champions Cinco Pipe and Supply and was a major asset in the inventory merge between Cinco Pipe and Supply and Champions Pipe and Supply. Mrs. Smith also worked at Pyramid Tubular Products as a Rig Return Specialist. She brings to Vista an extensive background in inventory, logistics, day to day operations and management. Mrs. Smith holds a BS in Merchandising from the University of North Texas.
Austin Azinger joined Vista Pipe Sales team in January 2019. Prior to Vista, Austin excelled in the construction industry holding roles relating to sales, customer service, leadership, and safety. His passion for creating lasting customer relationships and partnerships will contribute to Vista’s growth. Austin graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. from the University of Houston.
Taylor joined Vista Pipe in 2019. Prior to joining Vista Pipe, he worked as a technical sales representative for a borehole geophysical instrumentation company. During his tenure, Taylor was able to develop new business in countries around the globe and played a key role in increasing the company’s software sales. Taylor holds a degree in Geology from the University of Colorado.