Williams recognized for workplace equality efforts

Williams recognized for workplace equality efforts

Williams ranked well among industry peers on the Corporate Equality Index released by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the educational arm of the nation’s largest LGBTQ civil rights organization. The index rates companies on detailed criteria in four broad categories: non-discrimination policies; employment benefits; an inclusive culture; and corporate social responsibility, including public commitment to … Continue reading Williams recognized for workplace equality efforts

Giving back is just how we do business

Giving back is just how we do business

“Think of giving not only as a duty but as a privilege.” – John Rockefeller What would you do with $9.4 million? You could buy singer Katy Perry’s house in Los Angeles. You could have bought out football coach Charlie Strong’s contract for the University of Texas. Or, you could give it away. In 2018, Williams … Continue reading Giving back is just how we do business

Q&A with Sherri Chilivetis

Q&A with Sherri Chilivetis

Former role:  IT Manager, Williams Gas Pipeline Number of years with Williams: 22 years Number of years retired: Almost 8! Q: How are you spending time in your retirement? A: After spending several years assisting elderly parents, I now focus on playing with young ones, our six grandchildren! My husband and I love to travel, and we … Continue reading Q&A with Sherri Chilivetis

Giving thanks for a century of innovation and partnership in Tulsa

Giving thanks for a century of innovation and partnership in Tulsa

As 2018 comes to a close, we thank our communities, customers and employees for another great year. We also would like to give special thanks for the partnership and innovation we share with our hometown, as this year marks a century since relocating our headquarters to Tulsa, Oklahoma. To commemorate our 100th year in Tulsa, … Continue reading Giving thanks for a century of innovation and partnership in Tulsa

Preparing the next generation of operations employees

Preparing the next generation of operations employees

Williams partners with technical schools around the country to recruit the next generation of operations employees. This summer, 17 students participated in our Operations Intern Program, gaining hands-on experience in operating our assets. “The program allows Williams to identify high-performing, technical-savvy talent for our entry-level technician positions,” said Paige Cole, senior talent acquisition consultant. The … Continue reading Preparing the next generation of operations employees

A century of community philanthropy and volunteerism in Tulsa

A century of community philanthropy and volunteerism in Tulsa

2018 marks the 100th year Williams has been headquartered in Tulsa. Since Dave and Miller Williams moved their fledgling pipeline company from Arkansas in 1918, the city and Williams employees have been intertwined. Tulsa has always been an extremely generous and philanthropic community. Early oil barons left vast wealth that is still being shared through … Continue reading A century of community philanthropy and volunteerism in Tulsa

Williams is proud to support our military Veterans

Williams is proud to support our military Veterans

Veterans Day is Sunday, Nov. 11 and Williams would like to thank our military veterans and service members for everything they’ve done for Williams and our country. “The training, skills and leadership developed during military service directly align with Williams’ Core Values & Beliefs and we are grateful for the opportunity to have you as … Continue reading Williams is proud to support our military Veterans

Joe Williams leaves Oklahoma a legacy of innovation and conservation

Joe Williams leaves Oklahoma a legacy of innovation and conservation

Joe Williams, visionary industry leader and conservationist, was the last member of the Williams family to head Williams Companies. Joe, the son of David Williams, one of the original co-founders of Williams, followed his cousin John Williams as CEO and served in that role from 1979 to 1994. Under Joe’s leadership from the company’s Tulsa … Continue reading Joe Williams leaves Oklahoma a legacy of innovation and conservation

United Way: A Legacy of Steadfast Support

United Way: A Legacy of Steadfast Support

Williams’ 2018 United Way campaign is in full swing and will continue through November 1. As you are well aware, we’re proud of our long and steadfast commitment to United Way and to the communities where we live and where we have operations. As a retiree, you play an important part in continuing this legacy … Continue reading United Way: A Legacy of Steadfast Support

Q&A with Cheryl Sullivan

Q&A with Cheryl Sullivan

Former role:  Director of Financial Planning & Analysis, Business Partner for NGL and Petchem Services Number of years with Williams: 15 years Number of years retired: 3 years Q: How are you spending time in your retirement? A: Mostly doing all the things I’ve always done outside of work, just more of them!  Reading (now in … Continue reading Q&A with Cheryl Sullivan