KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is the oldest operating airline in the world today. The company started flying in 1919, over 100 years ago and currently has 115 aircraft with 145 destinations. The company has over 35,000 employees and is headquartered in the Netherlands.
JetBlue was founded in 1998 and started flying in the year 2000. The company is headquartered in Long Island, New York, and has over 22,000 employees. With over 256 aircraft and 98 destinations, JetBlue has an annual revenue of 658 billion dollars.
Frontier Airlines was founded in 1994 and has it's headquarters located in Denver, CO. The airline has a fleet of over 100 aircraft with 115 destinations. In 2018, the company had an annual revenue of over 156 billion dollars.
Allegiant Air was founded in 1997 as WestJet Express and started it's flying operations in 1998. Today, the company has over 100 aircraft and flies to 128 destinations. The company employees over 4,000 people and has an annual revenue of 1.8 Billion dollars.
NRG Energy, Inc. is a powerhouse. A company that provides support in the form of dependable electricity for all sectors of the retail market. The company was founded in 1992 and has over 5,900 employees with over 14 billion in annual revenue. There are dual headquarters for NRG Energy with operations headquartered in Houston, TX and finance located in Princeton, NJ.
Praxair is a chemical company that was founded in 1907 by German scientist, engineer, and businessman Carl Von Linde. The company has over 24,000 employees with an annual revenue of over 11 Billion dollars.
FirstEnergy Corporation is an electric utility company that was founded in 1997 and has its headquarters in Akron, OH. The company generates, distributes, and transmits energy to over 6 million customers. The company has over 14 Billion in annual revenue with over 15,000 employees.
Southwest Airlines was founded in 1967 by Herb Kelleher. The airline started by operating flights only in the state of Texas and today is the world's largest low-cost airline carrier. The company has over 58,000 employees and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.
General Mills, Inc. is an American food processing company that was founded in 1856 by Cadwallader C. Washburn, John Crosby, and James Ford Bell. The company is headquartered in Golden Valley, MN and has over 38,000 employees.
The HollyFrontier Corporation was founded in 1947 and has over 3,500 employees. The company focuses on petroleum refinement and distribution. They are also involved in various lubricants and waxes for the market.
Duke Energy was founded in 1904 and operates in the energy industry. The company has over 27 billion in annual revenue, with over 28,000 employees. The company headquarters is in Charlotte, North Carolina.
The Fluor Corporation is a multinational engineerign and construction firm that is based in Irving, Texas. The company has an annual revenue of over 19 billion dollars and there are over 61,000 employees.
Plains All American Pipeline is a company that has over 5,000 employees and is headquartered in Houston, TX. The company operates in the Oil and Gas industry and markets, stores, and transports petroleum products.
ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent exploration and production company, based on proved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas. They explore for, develop and produce crude oil and natural gas globally. A commitment to safety, operating excellence and environmental stewardship guide their operations.
When I think of Bobcat, it is usually just like the picture on the front of the website. It's like a short tractor. The interesting thing about Bobcat is the values they inherit from their parent organization. Take a minute to see which one stands out as different. Enjoy!
During my initial research on the Boeing Corporation, I never realized how many historic aircraft companies have become part of the Boeing corporation. Learning more about this iconic company is going to be very interesting.