Nominations open for Utility CEOs of the Year

Electric Light & Power is now accepting nominations for its 2016 Utility CEOs of the Year as part of the DistribuTECH Awards.

Click here to submit nominations through Sept. 15, 2015. Winners will be notified in the fall.

CEO of the Year awards will be given in two categories:

  • Small Utility of the Year (fewer than 400,000 customers)
  • Large Utility CEO of the Year (400,000 customers)

A large utility and a small utility CEO of the Year will be honored in person Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Orlando during the Electric Light & Power and POWERGRID International Annual Awards Dinner, which will kick off DistribuTECH Conference & Exhibition week. Winners also will be recognized in a 2016 issue of Electric Light & Power.


Anyone, including eligible CEOs, may submit by Sept. 15, 2015, a completed entry form and essay of no more than 1,000 words detailing one’s qualifications for Electric Light & Power Utility CEO of the Year. Eligible electricity utility CEOs must have been employed as such between Jan. 1 and Sept. 15, 2015. Entry form must be filled out in its entirety.


Winners will work with an Electric Light & Power editor to develop the article and an award video between Sept. 15, 2015, and the Electric Light & Power and POWERGRID International Awards Dinner on Feb. 8, 2016. High-resolution photos/graphics (up to 10) and additional project details will be required.


Email Teresa Hansen or Kristen Wright.

Read about last year’s Utility CEOs of the Year here.

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