Awards & Recognition

At Tallgrass, we pride ourselves on providing an environment in which our employees feel valued and are excited to come to work every day. We’re nimble and entrepreneurial, and we work hard every day to add value to our customers and develop innovative solutions that drive our day-to-day business and help our customers grow theirs. We’re honored and humbled when we receive recognition for what we consider simply doing the right thing for our employees, our customers, our communities and our investors.

Colorado’s Top Workplaces

Tallgrass has been honored by Colorado Top Workplaces for seven consecutive years, from 2015 to 2021.

Top Workplaces USA Award

Tallgrass received the 2021 Top Workplaces USA Award, based solely on employee feedback obtained through an independent third-party.

GRESB 5-Star Rating

Tallgrass received a 5-star rating from the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark’s 2020 Infrastructure Asset Assessment. GRESB is considered the world’s leading environmental, social and governance (ESG) benchmark for real estate and infrastructure investments.

STEER Environmental Stewardship Award

South Texas Energy & Economics Roundtable (STEER) honored Tallgrass Water with the 2020 Eagle Ford Excellence Award for Environmental Stewardship for its efforts to preserve freshwater resources by offering treated wastewater as a sustainable, socially responsible alternative to freshwater for non-potable uses.

COGA Industry Advocate Award

Our VP of Environment, Health & Safety received the Industry Advocate Award from the Colorado Oil & Gas Association in 2019 for proactive advocacy on behalf of the industry.

EY Entrepreneur of the Year

Our CEO was nationally recognized with the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 Award in the Energy and Natural Resources category. He was named a regional Entrepreneur Of The Year winner in the Heartland region earlier that same year.

All-America Executive Team

Two Tallgrass executives were named to Institutional Investor’s 2018 All-America Executive Team. In the category “Energy: Natural Gas & Master Limited Partnerships,” our CEO was ranked #2 among CEOs and our CFO was #3 among CFOs.

“40 Under 40”

The president of Rockies Express Pipeline was honored by Oil & Gas Investor in 2017 as a leader in the industry who excels in the areas of entrepreneurial leadership and problem-solving.

Champions of Business

Tallgrass was named a Champions of Business award winner by the Kansas City Business Journal in 2017. The award is for companies that set “the gold standard for financial performance, innovation and Community involvement.”

2017 Corporate Report 100

Tallgrass was recognized for two consecutive years (2016 and 2017) as one of the Kansas City region’s fastest growing companies.

Most Innovative MLP

Received a 2017 “Ammy” award from Alerian, which recognizes excellence in the MLP industry.

The Ingram’s 250

Our CEO was named to a list of the 250 “most influential and powerful business leaders throughout the greater Kansas City region” for four consecutive years.

Top Mid Cap CEOs

In 2016, our CEO was #14 out of a list of 400 CEOs across the country ranked for their performance in 24 areas, including experience, business results, professional achievements, and earnings per share growth.

“30 Under 40”

Our Chief Commercial Officer in 2015 was named to Oil & Gas Investor’s list recognizing those who “excel in entrepreneurial leadership and problem-solving.”

Business Recognition Award

Recognized by Jefferson County “for significant contribution to Jefferson County’s economic vitality.”