U.S. Gas & Electric Recognized by Florida Trend as One of the Top Private Companies in Florida

USG&E Voted One of the Top Private Companies in Florida

June 29, 2012  (Miami, FL) – U.S. Gas & Electric, its subsidiaries and family of companies (“USG&E”), a provider of natural gas and electricity to commercial and residential consumers in a growing number of states has been recognized by Florida Trend magazine as one of the Top Private Companies in Florida. As an “emerging company”, USG&E ranked #105 for 2012, which places the company higher than last year’s #113 placement. Florida Trend’s company selection was based on increased total revenue over the previous year.

“This successful acknowledgement and rank increase demonstrates that with strong leadership and a talented team, we can achieve great things as a company,” stated Doug Marcille, Director, CEO and President of USG&E. “U.S. Gas & Electric will continue to maximize opportunities to enhance company growth.”

Florida Trend provides an annual listing, and to qualify for consideration businesses must be headquartered in Florida, have publicly traded stock on a major exchange and file regular financial reports with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

ABOUT U.S. GAS & ELECTRIC
U.S. Gas & Electric, its subsidiaries and family of companies (“USG&E”), is a leading retail energy supplier to commercial and residential customers in Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, and Pennsylvania.  USG&E provides energy to customers with wide ranges of energy usage patterns and requirements and gives them the benefit of being a part of a large wholesale buying pool. The company relies on their market knowledge, internal efficiencies, and core capabilities to provide customers with the best possible pricing plans for the energy they provide.  To date, USG&E has saved customers over $41 million on their natural gas and electricity supply.  For more information, visit www.USGandE.com.