The place to work & the leader you want to be

DEER PARK, TX (November 11, 2015) — For the fifth year, Shell Federal Credit Union has been named one of the Houston Chronicle’s Top Workplaces. Shell FCU ranked number eight in the mid-size category and was the only financial institution to place in the top ten. The Top Workplace awards recognize outstanding Houston-area businesses based on employee surveys. More than 79,000 Houston-area employees evaluated their employers for this year’s Top Workplaces section. Companies are measured on several qualities by their employees such as opportunities for advancement, the value of their pay, benefits, and their bosses’ communication and management skills.


In addition to the Top Workplaces, The Houston Chronicle singles out executives for performance in special categories. The Top Workplaces Leadership Award, among mid-size companies, was presented to Shell FCU’s President/CEO, Jose Rodriguez. For the complete “The chief example office is in” article by Houston Chronicle.

Jose’s response to the staff’s congratulatory messages speaks volumes about his leadership. Jose replied, “My name may be on the award, but it is a testament to each of us and Team Shell because it takes every one of us to make Shell FCU what it is; which is simply awesome and amazing. Each one of us are unique, special LEADERS that lead by example with ethics and integrity … So once again Team Shell, thank you, I love you, and I love my job!”

The Houston Business Journal also named Shell FCU as one of the 2015 Best Places To Work. This year, Shell FCU moved up the list four spots to number twelve. The Houston Business Journal scoring is based on employees’ thoughts on their company’s corporate culture, amenities, benefits, worker-retention and attraction strategies.

About Shell Federal Credit Union

Since 1937, Shell FCU has improved the lives of thousands through service excellence, community outreach and lasting financial solutions. With eleven branches and a suite of online conveniences, Shell FCU offers a full range of financial products and services. Anyone who lives, works, worships, attends school or regularly conducts business in Harris County, TX can bank with Shell FCU. The Shell FCU Houston Chronicle Top Workplace page can be located at


Traci Gianukos,
Vice President of Marketing

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