List of companies based in Tulsa, Oklahoma

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Companies headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma include, but are not limited to, companies in the city's anchoring economic sectors of energy, aerospace, finance, technology, telecommunications, high tech, and manufacturing.[1] Blomberg Businessweek ranked Tulsa as having the 7th strongest metro economy, and the 38th best city to live in, 2012.[2][3] Area Development called Oklahoma the 10th best state to do business, 2012.[4] Brookings Institute ranked the city 73rd amongst the world's metropolitan economics for income and employment growth in 2011,[5] and 106th in economic performance worldwide, 2012,[6] and for its rising clean (green) industry at 1.7%[7] of which Tulsa in addition has the 8th fastest green job growth rate in the country.[8] For which the city was also ranked has being the 26th greenest in the country.[9][10][11] MetroMonitor ranked Tulsa 35th in the Nation for economic recovery.[12] 6th best city for small business and jobs by the Business Journal & Forbes in 2008.[13] In 2012, Tulsa was ranked second for young people to find a job, by the Fiscal Times.[14] Engine Advocacy ranked the Tulsa metro as being one of the fastest growing high tech cities in the nation, 2010-2012,[15] and is expected to have continuous growth throughout 2013.[16] Tulsa was also ranked as of fifteen cities in the nation for job growth in 2013 by Forbes at 16 percent.[17]

Large companies[edit]

This is a list of large or well-known interstate or international companies headquartered in the Tulsa Metropolitan Area.

As of November 2012 Tulsa, Oklahoma was home to one Fortune 1000, and two Fortune 500 companies: Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, energy companies: ONEOK (#219), The Williams Companies, Inc. (#342).[18]

  • QuikTrip - Forbes's Largest Private Companies (30)

Other companies[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Business Opportunities". Tulsa Metro Chamber of Commerce. Retrieved 2006-04-14. 
  2. ^ http://images.businessweek.com/ss/09/10/1022_40_strongest_us_metro_economies/8.htm
  3. ^ http://images.businessweek.com/slideshows/2012-09-26/americas-50-best-cities#slide14
  4. ^ http://www.areadevelopment-digital.com/areadevelopment/fall2012#pg31
  5. ^ http://www.brookings.edu/~/media/research/files/reports/2012/1/18%20global%20metro%20monitor/0118_global_metro_monitor
  6. ^ http://www.tulsaworld.com/business/article.aspx?subjectid=46&articleid=20121230_46_E4_spanbr631081
  7. ^ http://www.brookings.edu/~/media/Series/Clean%20Economy/46140.PDF
  8. ^ http://tulsagrad.ou.edu/studio/riverfront/riverfront.pdf
  9. ^ http://www.popsci.com/environment/article/2008-02/americas-50-greenest-cities?page=1
  10. ^ http://www.treehugger.com/culture/americas-50-greenest-cities-popular-science-ranks-em.html
  11. ^ http://www.retailattractions.com/Articles/Urban_Makeover_The_New_Tulsa.aspx
  12. ^ http://www.tulsaworld.com/site/printerfriendlystory.aspx?articleid=20120919_46_E1_Bthusn961304#
  13. ^ http://www.forbes.com/2008/01/10/jobs-economy-growth-lead-careers-cx_mk_0110cities.html
  14. ^ http://ww3.tulsachamber.com/upload/file/Tulsa%20At%20A%20Glance%20Nov%202012.pdf
  15. ^ http://www.i2e.org/news/tech-job-growth-puts-tulsa-in-top-25/
  16. ^ http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?articleid=20130106_52_E5_Tulsam270820
  17. ^ http://www.forbes.com/pictures/mkl45jekh/8-tie-tulsa-okla/
  18. ^ http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/fortune500/2013/full_list/index.html?iid=F500_sp_full
  19. ^ http://www.thinkpropeller.com
  20. ^ http://www.zfgmortgage.com

References[edit]