Duke Energy Indiana recognizes outstanding economic development efforts with Partner Achievement Award

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PLAINFIELD, Ind. – For the third consecutive year, Duke Energy Indiana is recognizing three economic development partners for their outstanding efforts in helping bring growth and economic development to their regions.

The 2018 Partner Achievement Awards go to:

  • Jeff Quyle, president and CEO, Radius Indiana, for his outstanding efforts to market his eight-county region to site consultants and real estate professionals
  • Lee Lewellen, CEO and Jill Ewing, COO, Indiana Economic Development Association, for their informative educational workshops and their commitment to bringing together the economic development community across Indiana
  • Dana Monson, executive director, Johnson County Development Corporation, who is a true team player involving Duke Energy in competing for economic development opportunities resulting in success across Johnson County

“Each of these individuals brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the never-ending work of economic development,” said Erin Schneider, Duke Energy Indiana’s director for economic development. “They are passionate about their work and fully dedicated to combining their efforts with ours to help bring economic growth and prosperity to the communities we serve.”

The Partner Achievement Award is not based on any specific metric, but rather is more about local and regional economic development organizations building successful long-term relationships with Duke Energy.

Duke Energy Indiana

Duke Energy Indiana’s operations provide about 6,800 megawatts of owned electric capacity to approximately 820,000 customers in a 23,000-square-mile service area, making it the state’s largest electric supplier.

Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Duke Energy is one of the largest energy holding companies in the United States. Its Electric Utilities and Infrastructure business unit serves approximately 7.5 million customers located in six states in the Southeast and Midwest. The company’s Gas Utilities and Infrastructure business unit distributes natural gas to approximately 1.6 million customers in the Carolinas, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee. Its Commercial Renewables business unit operates a growing renewable energy portfolio across the United States.

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