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2011-01-21 14:35:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Piedmont Natural Gas (NYSE: PNY) announces that the Charlotte Business Journal has presented the Energy Leadership Award to Thomas E. Skains, Piedmont's chairman, president and CEO. Mr. Skains is one of 10 people who received the award and were recognized as having the most positive influence on Charlotte's position in the energy industry. Mr. Skains was chosen specifically for his impact on energy legislation and job growth in the region,...

2010-05-05 14:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Piedmont Natural Gas (NYSE: PNY) today announced the hiring of Mr. Karl W. Newlin, as Senior Vice President - Corporate Planning and Business Development. He will assume his position with the Company on May 10, 2010 and will report directly to Piedmont Chairman, President and CEO Thomas E. Skains. Mr. Newlin was until recently Managing Director, Investment Banking with Merrill Lynch & Co. in their New York and Los Angeles offices. Mr....

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'