SURREY, BC, Nov. 13, 2017 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of FortisBC Inc. and FortisBC Energy Inc. regrets to advise of the sad news of the passing of its President and CEO, Michael Mulcahy.
Mr. Mulcahy was appointed President and CEO on July 24, 2014. He will be dearly missed by his colleagues and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Mulcahy family at this time.
New leadership will be announced at FortisBC in the near future.
FortisBC is a regulated utility focused on providing safe and reliable energy, including natural gas, electricity and propane. FortisBC employs more than 2,200 British Columbians and serves approximately 1.1 million customers in 135 B.C. communities. FortisBC owns and operates two liquefied natural gas storage facilities and four regulated hydroelectric generating plants, approximately 7,200 kilometres of transmission and distribution power lines, and approximately 48,700 kilometres of natural gas transmission and distribution pipelines. FortisBC Inc. and FortisBC Energy Inc. do business as FortisBC. FortisBC is indirectly, wholly owned by Fortis Inc., a leader in the North American electric and gas utility business. Fortis Inc. shares are listed on the TSX and NYSE and trade under the symbol FTS. Additional information can be accessed at fortisinc.com or sedar.com.
For further information: David A. Bennett, Director, Communications and External Relations, FortisBC, Phone: 604-592-7850, Cell: 604-202-2825, Email: [email protected], fortisbc.com, @fortisBC, 24-hour media line: 1-855-322-6397