ROSEMEAD, Calif., Dec. 16, 2003 — The Southern California Edison (SCE) Board of Directors has elected Bill Bryan vice president of the major customer division of the utility’s customer service business unit.
In that capacity, Bryan will oversee the company’s relationships with its major government, industrial and commercial customers as well as SCE’s efforts to stimulate business development within the 11 counties it serves.
Bryan joined SCE in 1966 in the construction organization in the company’s central division. He became an operations supervisor in 1971. In 1975, Bryan joined the company’s public affairs organization as an area manager responsible for the company’s business interests in the cities of Industry, La Puente, West Covina, and other unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County.
Since then, he has held a variety of management positions in the company’s customer service business unit, including operations and engineering manager, district manager in three field locations, division operations manager, and general manager of the company’s northern region. He was appointed to the position of director of government and institution accounts in 1994.
Bryan’s community and professional involvement includes past foundation member of Victor Valley College, former president of the High Desert Regional Economic Development Authority, and chairman of the Technical Advisory Committee-Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District. He also is past president of the La Puente-Industry Kiwanis Club and the La Puente YMCA.
Bryan received national recognition from the Federal Energy Management Program as the first co-recipient of the Louis R. Harris Award which recognizes excellence in improving energy efficiency through utility energy service contracting at federal facilities.
Bryan holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from the University of Redlands. He also has received a certificate from the University of Southern California for studies in the Graduate School of Business Administration.
Bryan is a resident of Chino Hills where he lives with his wife and family.
An Edison International (NYSE: EIX – News) company, Southern California Edison is one of the nation’s largest electric utilities, serving a population of more than 12 million via 4.5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within central, coastal and Southern California.