Founded in 1948, Bright & Company is an energy company that deals in the exploration and production of oil and natural gas reserves. It offers prospect generation, engineering, development, lease acquisition and drilling services. The company provides services to transportation, real estate, retail, commercial banking, manufacturing, gas gathering and casualty insurance companies and health care organizations. Bright & Company has a staff of petroleum engineers, exploration geologists, accountants and industry personnel. It is located in Dallas. The company is a part of The Bright Companies, which also operates other companies, including Castle Hills Development, Bright Truck Leasing, State Bank & Trust and American Legend Homes.