Stephen Elliott Co. Inc., was founded in 2002 by Donald Ward, CEO and founder of the NJ-based, clean energy and diesel fleet fueling company. Mr. Ward has 40 years of fleet fueling expertise within corporate, private sector, government, and international airport clientele. Prior to establishing Stephen Elliot Co., Donald Ward worked in Corporate America for nearly 20 years within regional fuel oil sales and management positions for Amerada Hess Oil and General Motors.
Prior to the founding of Stephen Elliot Co., Donald Ward founded his first fuel oil company, Petroleum Ltd on February 13, 1984. Petroleum Ltd. is where Mr. Ward honed his knowledge and skillset gained during his tenure at Amerada Hess Oil as a top fuel oil salesman to acquire new business. Petroleum Ltd grew into a corporation his wife affectionately named after their youngest son Stephen.
Stephen Elliott Co. Inc., was founded in 1987 by Donald G. Ward, Sr. in Voorhees, NJ. Ward purchased one diesel fuel truck and obtained his CDL license. Operating as a two-person company, he then set out to acquire new business. Landing his first series of commercial fleet fueling accounts with bus giant Laidlaw Bus Company, New Jersey Transit, Conrail, and Amtrack.
He went on to secure multi-year and multimillion dollar contracts with First Transit at the Philadelphia International Airport. To date, Stephen Elliott Co. is the longest standing contractor at The Philadelphia International Airport with 40 years of service.
We have a dedicated workforce of fuel oil professionals, fully dedicated with a client-centric orientation. Our team of fuel technicians, drivers, dispatchers, and managers stand at the ready to provde our clients with the highest level of professionalism, courtesy, respect, and efficiency.
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Stephen Elliot Co. Inc. is a fully licensed, insured and USDOT compliant, commercial fleet fueling operation. We possess operational licenses in the State of Pennsylvania and State of New Jersey. Our USDOT number is #455541 and our DUNS Number is