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Happy New Year, Fernandina Beach!

2016 NYE Shrimp Drop

The second annual New Year’s Eve “Shrimp Drop” was held in downtown Fernandina Beach on December 31, 2016 at the riverfront. Fernandina Beach has long been known for the fresh caught daily shrimp by local Amelia Island shrimpers. The event was organized and orchestrated by Ramiro Sicre, FPU Manager, Governmental Relations, in conjunction with the […]

FPU | The Gift of Giving 2016

Pictured: l-r: Jowi Baugh, Sr Internal Auditor; Bernita Banks, Customer Service Rep; Bonnie Erdek, Community & Contracts Administrator; Kelly Monaco, Operations Admin Supervisor; Stacy Laster, GRIP Project Coordinator and Myra Singer, founder of The Giving Tree and wife of outgoing Rabbi. The Giving Tree of Temple Beth El is an all-volunteer non-denominational grassroots organization serving […]

Harvest: Hope to Benefit The Path

L-R: Wade Hughes, Sales Repetitive & Sandy Hughes; Denise, ADDS Managaer, and roy Dunham; Michelle Glaum, Propane Clerk & Tom Fonner; Crystal Allegretti, Propane Clerk & Nathan Roberts. On Friday, October 21st, FPU employees in the Inglis division attended the 14th annual Harvest Hope fundraiser banquet. Held at the First Baptist Church of Crystal River, […]

Inglis Division in Holiday Support and Spirit!

Andrew & Alyssa Rhoads, children of Philip Zimmer, Natural Gas Manager, with Jillian & Trisha Zimmer; Adriana and Crystal Allegretti, Propane Clerk; Audrey, Sandy, Madeline Hughes with Wade Hughes, Commercial Sales Representative, and Mackenzie Hughes. In support of the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce, Florida Public Utilities’ Inglis division cheerfully participated in the Crystal River […]

Elaine Bittner, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, Receives Top International Honor

Dover, Delaware – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) Senior Vice President of Strategic Development Elaine Bittner was named “Female Executive of the Year.” Ms. Bittner accepted the Gold Stevie Award during the 13th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business, held in New York City on November 18, 2016. “Congratulations to Elaine and […]

George Alan Hall Named FNGA’s Person of the Year Award

(George Alan, pictured to the right of Mike McCarty, Manger Operations Compliance) The coveted Donald L. Napier Person of the Year award was presented to George Alan Hall, FPU’s Measurement Technician II at this year’s Florida Natural Gas Association’s annual convention on September 21, 2016. Nominated by Mike McCarty, the entrant must have demonstrated outstanding […]

FPU Proudly Sponsors Duvall Homes “Inspiration Gala”

L-R: Barbara Kowal – Marketing Admin Support; Leslie Zambrano – Senior Customer Service Representative; Debi – Inside Sales Representative; Rita Clifford – Dispatcher; Danielle Mulligan – Marketing Manager, Danielle Ballinger –Applications Support Analyst I FPU proudly supported the Duvall Homes 2016 “Inspiration Gala.” The event was a BIG success; the ladies from the DeBary division […]

Greg Blazina Named FPGA President

L-r: Dave Pluta, Manager Propane Operations; Steve Hetland, Manager Propane Operations; Preya John, Manager Propane Operations; Greg Blazina, Director Propane Operations; Dana Tindall, Manager Propane Operations and Kevin Webber, Vice President Business Development & Gas Operations Florida Propane Gas Association’s (FPGA) annual convention in Bonita Springs, Florida was held in July, during which Greg, Director […]

FPU Wins 2016 SGA Marketing Excellence Award

SGA presented FPU their 2015-2016 Marketing Excellence Award. The SGA Growth & Retention Section Managing Committee announced FPU’s “Energy Experts Campaign” as one of two wining entries of the 2015-2016 Marketing Excellence Awards. Danielle Mulligan, Marketing Manager accepted the award and presented the program at the SGA 2016 Management Conference this past April in San […]

Florida Public Utilities’ Honored with Safety Achievement Award

AGA has presented FPU their 2015 Safety Achievement Award for excellence in employee safety. This is a significant achievement of which we are very proud! The award was granted based upon 2015’s safety performance as a Company. During 2015, our team achieved the lowest number of overall collisions within the past five-year period, setting this […]