Chesapeake Utilities Corporation strives to be an employer of choice by creating a work environment that engages and empowers our people to realize their own potential while providing superior energy solutions to our customers. This includes an organizational commitment to the communities in which we live and work. For over 150 years, Chesapeake has lived its mission by successfully delivering safe and reliable energy solutions that are environmentally sound and economically smart. Headquartered in Dover, Delaware, we proudly serve over 246,000 customers in Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and Florida.
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation President and CEO Jeff Householder (at podium) rang The Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Monday, May 20, 2019. Several employees and members of the company's leadership team joined Mr. Householder to participate in the ceremonial ringing, which signals the opening of the day's trading.
Chesapeake partners with the Food Bank of Delaware for the company's annual Thanksgiving for All program. Employee volunteers package and deliver everything needed for a healthy holiday meal to families throughout the company's service area.
Chesapeake's “Women in Energy” program provides a forum where women can network and share their unique experiences and perspective as professionals in the industry. Company-wide celebrations occur in March in honor of International Women's Day and Women's History Month.
In line with the company's commitment to sustainability and in support of the conservation and protection of natural resources in Delaware, Chesapeake employees assisted the Delaware Chapter of The Nature Conservancy with planting native trees at Ponders Tract Preserve in Milton, DE.