Everything's bigger in Texas! Self-made millionaires, Mike "Rooster" McConaughey and Butch Gilliam, believe in the American Dream and are looking for ambitious entrepreneurs to spread their wealth. Along with their buddy, Gil Prather, these larger-than-life personalities have been wheelin' and dealin' for years and are eager to find the biggest and boldest investment opportunity. Living life by the "Golden Rule," Rooster and Butch are eager to help other folks get a leg up the same way others helped them along the way. A pretty balance sheet will only get you so far in West Texas - these good old boys will only throw their money down after they've tested the true measure of an entrepreneur's character. Integrity first; idea second.
Runtime: 60 minutes
Rooster & Butch - West Texas Investors Club - Netflix
West Texas Investors Club is an American television docu-series which airs on CNBC. The series follows self-made millionaires Mike 'Rooster' McConaughey and Wayne 'Butch' Gilliam meeting entrepreneurs in Texas, offering them the chance to pitch their products and secure funding from Rooster and Butch. The eight part hour-long series was commissioned by CNBC in January 2015 and is produced by The Ebersol Lanigan Company. Both hosts Mike 'Rooster' McConaughey and Wayne 'Butch' Gilliam made their fortune largely from oil related businesses. Gil Prather, a musician, also features in the series. Rooster is the older brother of actor Matthew McConaughey. In the first season of the series, McConaughey and Gilliam invested a total of US$1.97 million.
Rooster & Butch - Season 1 (2015) - Netflix
Rooster & Butch - References - Netflix