Charlotte Utility Company Builds Sense of Community

D2Employee Relationships Thrive During Duke Energy’s Annual Team Building Contests and Events

Strengthening company morale with events like their annual International Lineman’s Rodeo Competition, Duke Energy employs more than 5,000 line workers to construct, operate and maintain the equipment that delivers electricity to approximately 7.2 million customers across its service territories. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Duke Energy is a Fortune 250 company traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol DUK. More information about the company is available at This year, one of Savvy + Company’s very own’s-fabulous Cheryl’s (Savvy’s savviest Marketing Assistant) hubby participated in this year’s competition. Watch the video below to see these guysin action!


Cheryl’s husband Derrick is on the left.

Duke Energy isn’t the only company that’s strengthening and enriching its employees work lives with contests, other companies, like TreeCareLA, are doing it too! TreeCareLA participated in theISA Western Chapter Tree Climbing Competition this past February. My son-in-law, Tommy Masters took 4th Place! Check out this video of Tommy making his way up the tree.