Our Company in Tampa, FL




J. Hulon Williams III, Current President
Thank you for taking the time to learn more about our business. We hope to get to meet you in person one day, but until then, here's some information that will help you get to know us!
J.H. Williams Oil Co. Inc. is a Tampa based petroleum marketer that proudly offers six major brands: Shell, Chevron, Texaco, Citgo, Sunoco, and Marathon. Our retail division supplies to over 200 stations, many of which we own. Our wholesale division supplies to commercial accounts such as government agencies, golf courses, construction sites, and marinas. Whether we deliver fuel via common carrier or one of our own transport or tankwagon trucks, one thing is for sure: it's going to be on time, affordable, and quality.
At J.H. Williams Oil Co. we offer many competitive advantages, but perhaps the most unique one is the fact that that we've been in business for almost 90 years, incorporated for over 70. Over the years, we have remained dedicated to honing our industry knowledge and growing with the right partners. When various challenges have come along, we have optimistically worked through them, keeping our focus on the future and making important decisions accordingly. Today, the marketplace is as competitive as ever and yet, now entering its 4th generation, we continue to move forward! For many consecutive years, J.H. Williams Oil Co. Inc. has been ranked within the top 25 businesses, according to resources such as Florida Trend and Tampa Bay Business Journal.
Currently, J. Hulon Williams III is President of the company. He fondly recalls working alongside his grandfather in the 50's as a young boy, and alongside his father for 15 years in the 80's when he was a young adult. Hulon has steered the company through a massive amount of growth over his 27 years of leadership and 42 years at the company total. It is with great pride that he is teaching the business to his daughter and son. Rosemary Williams Anderson has been working at the company for 10 years. J.H. Williams has been working at the company for 5. Their commitment is bringing J.H. Williams Oil Co. into the 4th generation of continual family ownership, a milestone only 3 percentage of businesses ever reach. Their involvement in the day to day operations has given them exposure to all sides of the business, from sales and marketing to supply contracts, property development, technology advances, employee management and customer service.
J. Hulon Williams Jr. and J.H. Williams Sr., if alive today, would no doubt be amazed to see how much the company has grown since its early days back in the 1920's. Likewise, they would be thrilled to see that there is a huge amount of enthusiasm at the company for its future. Employees enjoy working at a place where they can suggest ideas and make an impact. Industry peers respect the volume we bring to the market, our willingness to adapt to industry changes, and the solid infrastructure we provide. Collectively, we are all working hard to invest in the best opportunities and to choose the best partners along that journey. If you are interested in growing with us, we hope you will reach out. Contact information is available throughout other parts of this website.