Dan Pena portrayed in Sunday Telegraph – May 22, 1988

In an article published in the Sunday Telegraph on May 22, 1988 by staff writer Jeff Randall, Daniel S. Pena is portrayed as Chairman of Great Western Resources, Inc. which, according to the article, went public in 1984. Dan Pena was the driving force behind the transformation and growth of the company and built it […]

American guru is man in a million – and one to follow

BUSINESS guru Dan Pena is a classic American success story — and says he can show us how it is done. Brought up in a tough Hispanic ghetto of East Los Angeles, he was arrested five times, jailed in his teens and looked to be heading nowhere fast. Now he is now a multi-millionaire, living […]


hen Dan Pena was 22 years-old, he made a personal commitment to success. Now founder, chairman and CEO of Great Western Resources Inc. based in Houston, Texas, he is on the roster of Who’s Who in America and has been the subject of feature articles in the Los Angeles Times, Sunday Tel egrapli. Financial Times […]

Five Firms Receive Total of $211.5M in Defence Fuel Orders

  WASHINGTON – The Defense Logistics Agency awarded five companies contracts totaling $211.5 million for jet fuel. The companies and amounts are:  – Coastal States Marketing Inc., a unit of Coastal Corp., $63.3 million;  – Pride Refining Inc. $62 million;  – Exxon Corp. $58.6 million;  – Great Western Development Corp., $21.6 million, and Beacon Oil […]