Honors and Awards

 
 

2019 - CPS Energy

  • Top Midsize Employers (#251) | Forbes
  • Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3) Designation, Diamond Level | American Public Power Association (APPA) 
  • 2019 Environmental Champion Utility | Market Strategies-Morpace
  • Community Partner Award  | United Services Organization (USO)
  • Texas Employer Traffic Safety Award | National Safety Council

2019 - Paula Gold-Williams

  • James D. Donovan Individual Achievement Award | American Public Power Association (APPA)
  • Advocacy Award | Texas Cyber Summit 
  • San Antonio Community Leadership Award | La Prensa Texas
  • San Antonian who has Advanced Dr. King’s Dream 
  • Excellence in Education Honoree  | United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
  • 2019 Champion | Women's Council on Energy and the Environment 

2018 - CPS Energy

  • Excellence in Public Power Communications Awards (Award of Merit) | American Public Power Association (APPA)
  • Safety Award | American Public Power Association (APPA)
  • Energy Innovator Award  | APPA Demonstration of Energy & Efficiency Developments (DEED)
  • Fortnightly Top Innovator | Public Utilities Fortnightly
  • Commercial Partner of the Year | San Antonio Lighthouse for the Blind & Vision Impaired
  • Residential Customer Champion | Market Strategies International-Morpace (MSI)
  • Environmental Champion | MSI
  • Most Trusted Utility | MSI
  • Expanding Excellence Award – Innovation in People & Process | CS Week
  • Corporate Partner of the Year | Communities in Schools
  • Award of Excellence – Power, Finalist | S&P Global Platts
  • Energy Company of the Year, Finalist | S&P Global Platts
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Award – Diversified Program, Finalist | S&P Global Platts
  • Business of the Year Finalist | San Antonio Business Journal (SABJ)
  • Corporate Philanthropy Award | SABJ
  • Eagle Ford Excellence Award for Environmental Stewardship | South Texas Energy & Economic Roundtable (STEER)
  • Purpose Driven Utility Award | SAP 
  • Superintendent’s Award | Northside Independent School District (NISD) 
  • Most Improved Interactive Voice Response (IVR) Systems  | IVR Doctors 
  • 100 Best Fleets in the Americas (#24) | The 100 Best Fleets

2018 - Paula Gold-Williams

  • Tribute to Women Business Leaders Award | San Antonio Chamber of Commerce and Ford Motor Company
  • Keystone Leadership Award | Keystone Policy Center
  • Energy Thought Summit Thought Leader of the Year | Zpryme
  • Transparency/Accountability Award | Fair Contracting Coalition 
  • Chief Executive of the Year, Finalist | S&P Global Platts
  • Excellence in Leadership Award | Greater San Antonio Builders Association (GSABA)
  • Certificate of Commendation | State Rep. Ina M. Minjarez

2017 - CPS Energy

  • Customer Champion | Market Strategies International
  • System Achievement | Texas Public Power Association
  • Public Power Utility of the Year | Smart Electric Power Alliance
  • Municipal Safety Award | Texas Gas Association
  • Safety Award of Excellence | American Public Power Association
  • APGA Safety Management Excellence Award | American Public Gas Association
  • Most Trusted Utility Brand | Market Strategies International
  • Demand Response/Energy Efficiency Project of the Year | DistribuTECH
  • Environmental Champion | Market Strategies International
  • 25th of the 100 Best Fleets in the Americas | The 100 Best Fleets
  • SAISD Foundation Friend | SAISD Foundation
  • Partner of the Year | San Antonio Youth Literacy
  • Partner of the Year | Communities in Schools

Other Executives' Honors and Awards

  • 2018 C-Suite Award | Awarded to Dr. Cris Eugster | San Antonio Business Journal (SABJ)
  • 2018 Women’s Leadership Award  | Awarded to Maria Garcia | SABJ
  • Top Latinos in Energy  | Awarded to Frank Almaraz | Latino Leaders Magazine
  • Top Latinos in Energy  | Awarded to Rudy Garza | Latino Leaders Magazine
  • Top Latinos in Energy  | Awarded to Richard Medina | Latino Leaders Magazine