Chairman of the Board/Co-CEO Jason Received his bachelors of Science in Agriculture Economics in 1993
from Oklahoma State University. He continued his education at the University Of Oklahoma School of Law
and Graduated in May of 1997.. Following Graduation Jason worked as a LAN/PC Manager for the Oklahoma Supreme Court in Oklahoma City.
Jason returned to Guymon in 1998 to become Hitch Enterprises General Counsel. A position he held until his father's death in March of 2008.
At that time Jason was named Chairman of the Board of Hitch Enterprises and shares CEO duties with his brother Chris.
Jason currently serves as Chairman of the NCBA Natural Resources subcommittee, Vice-Chairman of the TCFA Legislative and Regulatory Committee.
Locally, Jason serves on the Texas County Fair Board and is a member of Victory Memorial United Methodist Church were he serves on the Finance Committee and Advisory Committee.
Chris received his bachelors of Science in Animal Science in 1996 and
his Masters of Business in 1998 from Oklahoma State University. Following graduation, Chris spent about 2
years working in all three Hitch Feedlots in Oklahoma and Kansas calling feed, driving feed trucks, washing
water tanks, doctoring cattle, and doing whatever else was required. Chris then moved into the main office in Guymon,
OK to become the Vice President of Feedlot Operations. A position he held for about 7 years until his fathers death in March of 2008.
At that time Chris was promoted to President of Hitch Enterprises and shares CEO duties with his brother, Jason.
Chris is actively involved with Oklahoma
Cattlemen's Association, Texas Cattle Feeders Association, and National
Cattlemen's Beef Association. Additionally, Chris sits on multiple boards and is active in
Oklahoma's Comprehensive Water Plan and 21st Century Beef Club.