Best Places to Work in IT 2015 Employer Profile

No. 8, Midsize

NuStar Energy

San Antonio, Texas [South Central]

Why you want to work there

IT employees at this San Antonio, Texas, distributor of crude oil, refined products and specialty liquids are easily able to advance in management or technical careers, thanks to an effort by CIO Manish Kapoor to overhaul job titles, refine responsibilities and increase opportunities for his staff. The Bright Star program celebrates employee ideas for improving NuStar's performance and profitability. And in the Star Performer program, employees nominate their peers to be honored for going above and beyond to contribute to NuStar's success.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 1,227

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 76

IT employee turnover in 2014: 3%

IT promotions in 2014: 7%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2014: 99

Training budget per IT employee in 2014: $1,101