Member News

OG&E named 2020 EEI Emergency Response Award recipient following severe summer storm and fall ice storm

Friday, January 15, 2021

The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today announced OG&E as a recipient of its Emergency Response Award following power restoration from the July severe storm and October ice storm in 2020.

John Clendening Joins Board of Directors of OKC-Based Nonprofit, Feed the Children

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

John Clendening has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Feed the Children, a leading nonprofit organization focused on alleviating childhood hunger. With an extensive background in financial services technology and service as a wealth management executive, Clendening will apply his expertise to his new role at the global nonprofit.

Oklahoma City-based architecture and engineering firm welcomes new Chief Operations Officer Kristin Killgore, congratulates Rick Johnson on retirement

Thursday, January 7, 2021

OKLAHOMA CITY (January 7, 2021) – Oklahoma’s largest full-service architecture and engineering firm, FSB, announced its new Chief Operations Officer, Kristin Killgore. She succeeds Rick Johnson in the role, who retired Jan. 1 after a six-month transition period with Killgore in the second half of 2020. “We are excited to welcome Kristin

Paycom’s CSO, Jeff York, Donates $2 Million to Green Shoe Foundation

Monday, December 28, 2020

Paycom Software, Inc., (NYSE:PAYC) Chief Sales Officer Jeffrey York announced today his commitment to donate $2 million to the nonprofit Green Shoe Foundation. York is a passionate supporter of mental health initiatives, and Green Shoe is an Oklahoma City-based nonprofit organization that offers confidential, affordable retreats to support healing and health for adults across the U.S.

Paycom and its Employees Give $100,000 to The Salvation Army Through Red Kettle Campaign

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Paycom Software, Inc., (NYSE:PAYC), a leading provider of comprehensive, cloud-based human capital management software, presented The Salvation Army Central Oklahoma Area Command with a check for $100,000, the largest amount the Oklahoma City-based nonprofit has received as part of its annual Red Kettle Campaign.

DBG Construction announces new hire, promotions

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

DBG Construction hires Kristi Spomer as Manager of Business Development and Marketing Oklahoma-based DBG Construction is proud to welcome Kristi Spomer as the company’s manager of business development and marketing. In this role, Spomer will be responsible for growing the company’s client base and maintaining existing client relationships, as

Feed the Children Hits the Road Delivering 5 Semi-Trucks in 24 Hours to Help Thousands of Families Across Oklahoma

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Feed the Children, a leading nonprofit focused on alleviating childhood hunger, is hitting the road Tuesday, Dec. 15 as five semi-trucks depart the nonprofit’s Oklahoma City distribution center full of non-perishable food, household essentials, books and toys. The items will be delivered to community partners in five cities in 24 hours and will be distributed to thousands of Oklahoma families as part of the organization’s annual No Hunger Holidays campaign.  

Walmart announces more than $15.6 million in quarterly and special cash bonuses for Oklahoma associates

Monday, December 7, 2020

Company also extends associate COVID emergency leave policy to July 5, 2021 OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma, Dec. 4, 2020 – Walmart today announced an additional $700 million in cash bonuses to its U.S.-based associates bringing its total 2020 quarterly and special cash bonuses for its U.S.-based associates to more than $2.8 billion. The company’s