On Wednesday, August 1
, executives and employees of NiSource, Inc. will visit the New York Stock Exchange to celebrate the company’s 50th
anniversary of listing. NiSource, Inc. began trading on the NYSE on December 19, 1962. NiSource also is celebrating the 100th
anniversary of NIPSCO, one of NiSource, Inc.’s natural gas and electric distribution companies.
To mark this occasion, Robert C. Skaggs Jr., President and CEO of NiSource Inc., will ring The Closing Bell.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
3:30 p.m. Media escorted into the building
4:00 p.m. The Closing Bell rings
Media interested in covering the bell ringing MUST contact Elizabeth Connerat at 212.656.2090 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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About NiSource (NYSE: NI):
NiSource Inc., based in Merrillville, Ind., is a Fortune 500 company engaged in natural gas transmission, storage and distribution, as well as electric generation, transmission and distribution. NiSource operating companies deliver energy to 3.8 million customers located within the high-demand energy corridor stretching from the Gulf Coast through the Midwest to New England. Information about NiSource and its subsidiaries is available via the Internet at www.nisource.com. (Source: NiSource.com).