CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – Corix Regulated Utilities Inc. (Corix) today announced that Aaron Accardo has been promoted to the position of president, effective September 1, 2019, of its regulated water and wastewater utilities in Louisiana, Alabama and Georgia. As president, Accardo will have responsibility for the operations of Utilities Inc. of Louisiana, Community Utilities of Alabama Inc., and Utilities Inc. of Georgia.
“Aaron’s extensive water and wastewater operations experience, as well as his commitment to growing the business make him an excellent choice to lead our operations in Louisiana, Alabama and Georgia,” said Catherine Heigel, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Corix Regulated Utilities Inc.
Since joining Corix Regulated Utilities Inc. (formerly known as Utilities Inc.) in 2006, Accardo has worked in various capacities of progressive leadership. His responsibilities have included support service and regulated operations, including customer service, project management, and design and construction of new facilities. Most recently, Accardo has been an integral part of successfully consolidating the company’s three Louisiana regulated companies and contributing to significant growth in the company’s customer count, revenue and EBITDA. Prior to joining Corix, Accardo worked within the engineering and construction group of AT&T. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Louisiana State University and has professional affiliations with American Water Works Association, National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners, National Association of Water Companies along with several charitable organizations.
About Corix Utilities
The Corix Group of Companies is a leading provider of sustainable water, wastewater, district energy solutions, electricity generation and gas distribution, serving small-to-medium-sized communities across Canada and the United States. Corix is privately held by the British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI). For more information, please visit www.corix.com.
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