WEBSTER CITY, IA — September 25, 2013 — Black Hills Energy is pleased to announce that Michael Wright has been promoted by the company to operations supervisor for the Webster City area.
Wright’s responsibilities will include overseeing the natural gas operations and customer service activities in Webster City, Story City and Stanhope.
“Michael’s 20 years of experience in the industry and proven work ethic will serve Black Hills Energy’s customers and the community well. He’s demonstrated his leadership and partnership in his community involvement, volunteerism, and service,” said Steve Stone, central region manager of gas operations. “We’re dedicated to providing safe, reliable service to our customers, and he is a great addition to those efforts.”
Wright previously worked for Black Hills Energy in the Paullina and Primghar area, where he was a community service technician. He has an Associate Degree in Climate Control from North Iowa Area Community College.
Wright and his family will live in Webster City.ABOUT BLACK HILLS ENERGY Black Hills/Iowa Gas Utility Company, LLC d/b/a Black Hills Energy Black Hills Energy serves 151,000 natural gas customers in 130 Iowa communities and is a recipient of the U.S. EPA 2012 ENERGY STAR® Leadership in Housing Award. Black Hills Energy is a subsidiary of Black Hills Corp., a diversified energy company with a tradition of exemplary service and a vision to be the energy partner of choice. Black Hills Corp. is based in Rapid City, S.D., with corporate offices in Denver and Papillion, Neb. Black Hills Corp. serves 765,000 natural gas and electric utility customers in Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming, and its non-regulated businesses generate wholesale electricity and produce natural gas, oil and coal. Black Hills’ 2,000 employees partner to produce results that are improving life with energy. More information is available at www.blackhillscorp.com.