Ed Butowsky’s has a long history with Corey Smith and Tres Knipp. During this time their business relationships come into question. Including Ed Butowsky’s newly formed Companies Woodchap and Bandon Woodcap.
The following was taken from Ed Butowsky’s FINRA report 2018
Woodchap Partners LLC based in Addison TX. This partnership was established to engage in the business of acquiring income streams associated with commissions on the sale of commercial electric contracts at discounted prices. I am 100% owner. 33% compensation of net profits. No direct day to day responsibilities.
Bandon Woodchap LLC based in Addison TX. Engage in the business of acquiring income streams associated with commission on the sale of commercial electric contracts at discounted prices. A revolving line of credit will be received from Woodchap Fund LLP to finance the acquisition of the income streams. I am the owner of the entity Woodchap Partners LLC which is the 33% owner of Bandon Woodchap LLC. Compensation through Woodchap partners at 33% of net profits. No direct day to day responsibilities.
History / Background –
All of Ed Butwosky 51 Oklahoma land records, had some form of a relationship with Brown Drake Royalities llc, and/or Bonito Royalities LP, Noble Royalites Inc.,
note: Noble Royalties, Inc., DBA Brown Drake Royalties or Compass Royalty
2005 Ed Butowsky – Scott Noble SEC – Form D
Membership Interests of Chapwood Capital LLC
Hiten & Shernaz Varia
A Scott Noble. CEO at Noble Royalties, Inc. Location: Dallas/Fort Worth Area; Industry: Oil & Energy.
Compass Royalty Management LLC
15601 North Dallas Parkway Suite 900 Addison, TX 75001 United States
Compass Royalty Managemnt LLC – provides oil and gas assets management and tracking solutions. It offers accounting, reporting, taxation advisory, due diligence, lease negotiation, and property valuation services for oil and gas royalties, mineral assets, wells, and fields. The company is based in Addison, Texas. Compass Royalty Management LLC operates as a subsidiary of Noble Royalties, Inc.
At one time Ed Butowsky was Manager of Compass Royalty
There are about 51 Oklahoma land records that have some form of a relationship with Brown Drake Royalties LLC, Bonito Royalties LP, Compass Royalties and Noble Royalties Inc.,
all owned by Mr. Scott Noble.
at one time Ed Butowsky was a Manager of Compass Royalty
Corey V. Smith
Vice President of Sales for Noble Royalties, and was largely responsible for both building the Retail Distribution of the rm’s Oil & Gas Royalty Funds.
Corey V Smith was a Managing Partner of his own Oil & Gas Fund, Concord Land & Minerals.
Concord Land & Minerals, LLC – 5301 Village Creek Pkwy , Suite A Plano, TX 75093 Kinsale Capital LLC, 15455 Dallas Pkwy Ste 1200 Addison, TX 75001-6714
Bandon Woodchap, LLC has Kinsale Capital, LLC listed as an officer. (Corey Smith)
Company Name: BANDON WOODCHAP, LLC (Ed Butowsky)
File Number: 0802580846
Filing State: Texas (TX)
Filing Status: Active
Filing Date: November 9, 2016
Company Age: 1 Year 3 Months
Registered Agent: Kinsale Capital, LLC – Corey Smith is Director for Kinsale Capital, LLC
15455 Dallas Parkway, Ste. 1200
Addison, TX 75001
Principal Address: 15455 Dallas Pkwy Ste 1200
Addison, TX 75001-6714
Corey Smith is also a Director for Kinsale Capital, LLC
Company Name: KINSALE CAPITAL, LLC
File Number: 0802338924
Filing State: Texas (TX)
Filing Status: Active
Filing Date: November 30, 2015
Company Age: 2 Years, 3 Months
Registered Agent: Corey V Smith
15455 Dallas Parkway Suite 1200 Addison, TX 75001
Principal Address: 15455 Dallas Pkwy Ste 1200 Addison, TX 75001-6714
(Both the Registered Agent and Principal address of Kinsale Capital, LLC is the Same address as Ed Butowsky’s Bandon Woodchap, llc) before Ed Butowsky moved his office
BandonRiver Capital 5717 Legacy Drive – suite 270 Plano TX
(Currently Cory Smith is listed as the founder and Manager)
Bandon River Capital is a Specialty Finance Company working with Retail Electricity Provider sand Independent Brokerage Firms in Deregulated Electricity Markets. Bandon River believes to be an above market return on investment.
When BandonRiver Capital was first formed listed both Corey Smith and Tres Knippa has founders and Managers)
Enclosed are pages from BandonRiver Capital Marketing / PR Brochure which includes Tres Knippa (Tres Knippa was removed – my guess it didn’t look to good for the company Tress Knippa went to jail)
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BandonRiver Capital Brochure was changed and left no trace of Tres Knippa – who was in the original PR material as an owner /founder and manager BandonRiver Capital.
Knippa serving Prison Sentence .
BrandonRiver Capital PR/Brochure removal of Tres Knippa
Herschel Knippa, 47, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Brian Cogan in Brooklyn federal court, prosecutors announced. He was also ordered to pay $3.57 million in restitution.
Ed Butowsky & Tres Knippa relationship history
Ed Butowsky Facebook post “Please watch my friend and BUSINESS PARTNER ” – Tres Knippa –
Reported in the “Daily News – NY, Tres Knippa, a former CME trader was one of nine fraudsters in $131 million stock manipulation scheme. Tres Knippa III, 45, who appeared on “Varney and Co.” on July 15, 2014 shilling the ForceField stock. The show’s host, Stuart Varney, asked Tres Knippa whether he owned ForceField stock, according to the indictment unsealed in Brooklyn Federal Court.
“You bet I do. I put my money where my mouth is,” Knippa replied, although he did not own ForceField stock as he claimed, prosecutors allege.
Ed Butowsky and Tress knippa appeared together on several news channels.