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Wisconsin Energy Corporation Celebrates 65th Anniversary of Listing
Chief Executive Officer, Gale Klappa Rings The Closing BellŪ at the New York Stock Exchange
For Release: 26 Mar 13
Who/What:   
On Thursday, March 28, executives and guests of Wisconsin Energy Corporation (NYSE: WEC), will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to mark the company's 65th anniversary of listing. The company's common stock began trading on the NYSE on November 21, 1947.
 
To mark this occasion, CEO Gale Klappa will ring the NYSE Closing Bell.
 
When/Where:
Thursday, March 28, 2013
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
3:30 p.m.            Media escorted into the building for bell ringing
4:00 p.m.            The Closing Bell rings
 
Contact:
Media interested in covering the bell ringing MUST contact Anthony Drizis at 212.656.2147 or adrizis@nyx.com .
 
Photo/Video:
Photos available via Associated Press/New York (212.621.1902), Reuters America (646.223.6285),Getty Images (646.613.4141), Bloomberg Photo (212.617.3420) and European Press Agency (917.670.1323). The Closing Bell (starting at 3:55 p.m.) feed is available via Encompass loop #4009. Media seeking footage via The Switch should contact NYSE Broadcast at 212.656.5483.
 
Facebook/Twitter/YouTube:
For photos and video of the bell ringing, connect with NYSE Euronext on Facebook (NYSE Euronext-Official Site), YouTube (nysetv1), and Twitter (@NYSEEuronext), #NYSEBell
 
About Wisconsin Energy Corporation:
Wisconsin Energy Corporation (NYSE: WEC), based in Milwaukee, is one of the nation's premier energy companies, serving more than 1.1 million electric customers in Wisconsin and Michigan's Upper Peninsula and 1.1 million natural gas customers in Wisconsin.  The company's principal utility is We Energies.  The company's other major subsidiary, We Power, designs, builds and owns electric generating plants. Wisconsin Energy (wisconsinenergy.com), a component of the S&P 500, has more than $14 billion of assets, approximately 4,500 employees and more than 41,000 stockholders of record.