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2014

  • September - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) attends the 5LINX International Show in Las Vegas, NV to promote our residential and small commercial energy products to 5LINX Sales Representatives.

  • August - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is recognized by Inc. magazine as one of the Fastest Growing Private Energy Marketer. This marks the 6th year in a row that USG&E has been featured on the prestigious Inc. magazine list.

  • June - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) sponsors the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce's 2014 Good to Great Awards.

  • May - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) attends the 5LINX International Show in Atlantic City, NJ, to promote our residential and small commercial energy products to 5LINX Sales Representatives.

  • April - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) launches USG&E Solar to provide solar energy to home owners. Visit www.USGandESolar.com for more information.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) sponsors the National Energy Marketer's Association Annual Energy Conference in Washington, DC.

  • March - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is recognized as the 6th Best Place to Work in South Florida in the large company category by the South Florida Business Journal.

  • February - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) relocates its corporate headquarters and world-class contact center to Miramar, Florida to improve work efficiency within the organization and enable continued support of job growth in South Florida as the company expands its business.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) and 5LINX Enterprises, Inc. enter into exclusive marketing agreement whereby USG&E is the sole supplier for new customers in every current and future market in which USG&E operates.

  • January - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) attends the 5LINX® International Show in Miami Beach, FL, to promote our residential and small commercial energy products to 5LINX® sales representatives.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E), through our partnership with 5LINX®, provides an opportunity for the 5LINX® sales representatives to sell our residential and small commercial energy products in Connecticut, Illinois and Ohio.

2013

  • December - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) hosts the annual Holiday Party at the Doral in Doral, Florida. USG&E honors members of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve at the event through participation in the Toys for Tots program to help less fortunate children throughout the United States experience the joy of Christmas. In addition, multiple employees were awarded for their exceptional efforts in the workplace.

  • November - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) raises over $8,500 to support the Philippines Relief effort for victims of Typhoon Haiyan.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) holds its first annual Employee Health Fair.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) through our partnership with 5LINX®, provides an opportunity for the 5LINX® sales representatives to sell our residential and small commercial energy products in Kentucky.

  • October - Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) sponsors the National Energy Marketers Association's Annual Fall Leadership Roundtable.

  • September - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) officially launches a co-branded Visa® Platinum Rewards credit card with UMB CardPartners providing qualified cardholders with exceptional benefits including competitive rates and terms along with an excellent point reward program. Applications may be submitted online at www.cardpartner.com/pro/app/usge

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) attends the 5LINX® International Show in Orlando, FL, to promote our residential and small commercial energy products to 5LINX® sales representatives.

    Illinois Gas & Electric (ILG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the Ameren Illinois service area.

    Connecticut Gas & Electric (CTG&E) sponsors the National Energy Marketers Association's Connecticut Policy Leadership Roundtable.

  • August - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is ranked by Inc. Magazine as the 88th Fastest-Growing Company in the Energy Industry and the 11th Fastest-Growing Private Energy Marketer. This marks the 5th year in a row that USG&E has been ranked on the prestigious Inc. Magazine list.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) announces plans to relocate both the corporate office in North Miami Beach, Florida and the contact center in Doral, Florida to a new facility in Miramar, Florida located at 3700 Lakeside Drive. The lease includes approximately 50,000 square feet and naming rights to the building.

  • July - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is recognized as the 7th Best Company to Work For in Florida by Florida Trend magazine.

    The South Florida Business Journal recognizes U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) as the 30th largest privately held company in South Florida.

    Ohio Gas & Electric (OHG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the Duke Energy service area.

  • June - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is honored as the bronze winner of the 2013 American Business Awards Company of the Year by the Stevie Awards.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) hosts the company's annual Employee Retreat in Marco Island, Florida.

  • May - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) attends the 5LINX® International Show in Anaheim, CA, to promote our residential and small commercial energy products to 5LINX® sales representatives.

  • April - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) receives the 2013 Business of the Year award from the South Florida Business Journal.

    U.S. Gas & Electric's (USG&E) CEO, Doug Marcille, is honored by the National Energy Marketers Association and receives the 2013 Industry Leadership Award.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) partners with the Veteran Tech Brigade to assist in their efforts to provide meaningful jobs to military veterans.

  • March - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) sponsors the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Miami program, Bully-Free-0-Five, a cause devoted to educating teenagers to help stop bullying in Miami-Dade County public schools.

    Kentucky Gas & Electric (KYG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Columbia of Kentucky service area.

  • February - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is recognized as the 6th Best Place to Work in South Florida in the large company category by the South Florida Business Journal.

    Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the People's Natural Gas service area.

    Maryland Gas & Electric (MDG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Washington Gas Light service area.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) gives back to the local community through participating in the Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami's Blitz Build program to help construct 10 homes for the Habitate Landings community.

  • January - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) attends the 5LINX® International Show in New Orleans, LA, to promote our residential and small commercial energy products to 5LINX® sales representatives.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E), through our partnership with 5LINX®, provides an opportunity for the 5LINX® sales representatives to sell our residential and small commercial energy products in Pennsylvania.

2012

  • December - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) hosts the annual Holiday Party at the Doral in Doral, Florida. USG&E honors members of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve at the event through participation in the Toys for Tots program to help less fortunate children throughout the United States experience the joy of Christmas. In addition, multiple employees were awarded for their exceptional efforts in the workplace.

  • November - Florida Governor Rick Scott visits U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) to congratulate the company for its job creation efforts in Florida. A press conference was held by Governor Scott with USG&E CEO Doug Marcille and the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce President Barry Johnson to highlight U.S. Gas & Electric's expansion efforts (300 new jobs to be added in 2013). Governor Scott also honored Doug Marcille by appointing him as a "Florida Business Ambassador" and presenting him with a medal.

  • October - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is ranked by Inc. Magazine as the 67th Fastest-Growing Company in the Energy Industry and the 6th Fastest-Growing Private Energy Markete. This marks the 4th year in a row that USG&E has been ranked on the prestigious Inc. Magazine list. U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) provides assistance to employees affected by Hurricane Sandy by purchasing gasoline generators in South Florida and driving the equipment to employees' homes in New York and New Jersey.

    Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the Penn Power service areas.

  • September - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) attends the 5LINX® International Show in Atlanta, GA, to promote our residential energy products to 5LINX® sales representatives.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E), through our partnership with 5LINX®, provides an opportunity for the 5LINX® sales representatives to sell our small commercial energy products in Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey and New York.

    Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the Metropolitan Edison Company and Penelec service areas.

  • August - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is recognized as the 35th Best Companies to Work For in Florida by Florida Trend magazine.

    Maryland Gas & Electric (MDG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative service area.

  • July - The South Florida Business Journal recognizes U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) as the 26th largest privately held company in South Florida.

    Maryland Gas & Electric (MDG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the Delmarva Power and Pepco Holdings service area.

    Massachusetts Gas & Electric (MAG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the Nantucket Electric (National Grid) service area.

  • June - Florida Trend magazine ranks U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) as the 105th top private company.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is presented with the “Good to Great” award by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce. This prestigious award spotlights companies that have achieved greatness in their mission and have established themselves as industry leaders from solid to great performance.

  • May - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) attends the 5LINX® International Show in Las Vegas, NV, to promote our residential energy products to 5LINX® sales representatives.

  • April - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) recognized as the 2012 Emerging Company of the Year by the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) South Florida Chapter.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) announced as a finalist in the 2012 Technology Leaders award by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce.

    Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the PPL service area.

    Connecticut Gas & Electric (CTG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the United Illuminating service area.

  • March - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) attends four 5LINX® regional events in Fort Lauderdale, Maryland, Massachusetts and New York to promote our residential energy products to 5LINX® sales representatives.

    Massachusetts Gas & Electric (MAG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the WMECo, Mass Electric and NStar service areas.

    Connecticut Gas & Electric (CTG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the Connecticut Light & Power service area.

  • February - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is recognized as the 8th Best Place to Work in South Florida in the large company category by the South Florida Business Journal.

  • January - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) partners with 5LINX®, a multi-level marketing company, to provide an opportunity for the 5LINX® sales representatives to sell our residential energy products in Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey and New York.

    Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the PECO service area.

    Maryland Gas & Electric (MDG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Baltimore Gas & Electric service area.

2011

  • December - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) participates in the Steps for Healing 5K Run/Walk benefitting the Children's Bereavement Center held in North Miami, FL. USG&E raises over $375.00 to assist children and their families in dealing with the loss of a significant loved one.

    Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the Duquesne Light Energy service area and Allegheny Energy service area.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) hosts the annual Holiday Party at the Doral in Doral, Florida. USG&E honors members of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve at the event through participation in the Toys for Tots program to help less fortunate children throughout the United States experience the joy of Christmas.

  • November - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) begins offering service contracts for air conditioning units, water heaters, and natural gas systems to customers in New York and New Jersey through our strategic partnership with Petro.

    Maryland Gas & Electric (MDG&E) begins supplying electricity to the residential customers in the Baltimore Gas & Electric service area.

    Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the UGI Utilities service area.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) launches the Partners in Power program offering affinity partnerships to companies and non-profit organizations interested in providing competitive energy rates to employees, members, and associates.

  • October - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) participates in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure event held in Miami, Florida. USG&E raises over $5,776 to assist the foundation with finding a cure for breast cancer.

  • September - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) forms a strategic alliance with Petro, a home heating oil and air conditioning services company. The partnership enables USG&E and Petro to provide additional products and services to customers.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is ranked by Inc. Magazine as the 35th Fastest-Growing Company in the Energy Industry and the 3rd Fastest-Growing Private Energy Marketer. This marks the 3rd year in a row that USG&E has been ranked on the prestigious Inc. Magazine list.

    Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the PECO service area.

  • August - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) officially opens its World Class Contact Center in Doral, Florida.

    Maryland Gas & Electric (MDG&E) begins supplying electricity to the commercial customers in the Baltimore Gas & Electric service area.

    Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the Pike County Light & Power service area.

    Florida Trend magazine ranks U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) as the 113th top private company.

  • July - Illinois Gas & Electric (ILG&E) begins supplying electricity to the customers in the Commonwealth Edison service area.

  • June - New Jersey Gas & Electric (NJG&E) begins supplying electricity to customers in the Jersey Central Power & Light service area, Atlantic City Electric service area, Rockland County Electric Co. service area, and Public Service Electric & Gas service area.

  • May - New Jersey Gas & Electric (NJG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Public Service Electric & Gas service area.

    The South Florida Business Journal recognizes U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) as the 39th largest private held company in South Florida.

  • January - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) forms an affinity partnership with the Atlantic Metropolitan Hockey League (AMHL) to provide competitive energy prices to league associates.

2010

  • December - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) receives the Key to City of Doral for outstanding economic contribution and development in South Florida.

  • October - Michigan Gas & Electric (MIG&E) begins supplying natural gas to the customers in the Michigan Gas Utilities service area.

    Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) begins supplying natural gas to the customers in the Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania service area.

    New York Gas & Electric (NYG&E) begins supplying electricity to the customers in the Orange and Rockland service area.

  • September – New Jersey Gas & Electric (NJG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Public Service Electric and Gas Company service area.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is ranked by Inc. Magazine as the 18th Fastest-Growing Company in the Energy Industry and the 2nd Fastest-Growing Private Energy Marketer. This marks the 2nd year in a row that USG&E has been ranked on the prestigious Inc. Magazine list.

    New York Gas & Electric (NYG&E) and the Brooklyn Cyclones complete a successful season partnership.

  • August - Pennsylvania Gas & Electric (PAG&E) begins supplying natural gas to the customers in the National Fuel Gas of Pennsylvania service area.

    New Jersey Gas & Electric (NJG&E) begins selling natural gas in the customers in the South Jersey Gas service area.

  • June – U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) launches a successful social media presence through Facebook and Twitter

  • May - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) earns the honor as one of the Top Private Companies by Florida Trend magazine, ranked 123rd by gross revenue.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) earns the distinction of being named as one of The Largest Private Companies by the South Florida Business Journal, ranked 37th by 2009 gross revenue.

  • February - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) earns the distinction of being named one of "The Best Places to Work" by the South Florida Business Journal.

2009

  • August - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is ranked by Inc. Magazine as the 9th Fastest-Growing Company in the Energy Industry and the 4th Fastest-Growing Private Energy Marketer.

    Ohio Gas & Electric (OHG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Columbia Gas of Ohio service area.

  • July - Ohio Gas & Electric (OHG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Dominion East Ohio service area.

    U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) acquires Energy Services Providers, Inc. (ESPI), and begins supplying electricity to customers within New York State.

  • June - New Jersey Gas & Electric (NJG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the New Jersey Natural Gas service area.

  • April - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) earns the distinction of being named one of the Best Companies to Work For by Florida Trend magazine.

  • February - Michigan Gas & Electric (MIG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Consumers Energy service area.

2008

  • September - Michigan Gas & Electric (MIG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the DTE Gas Company service area.

    Indiana Gas & Electric (ING&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) service area.

2007

  • July - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E), becomes a member of the MVC Capital (NYSE: MVC) group of companies.

  • Q2 - New York Gas & Electric (NYG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the RG&E, National Fuel, and NYSEG service area.

2006

  • May - New York Gas & Electric (NYG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the KeySpan service areas.

  • April - New York Gas & Electric (NYG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Central Hudson service area.

  • Q2 - New York Gas & Electric (NYG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Niagara Mohawk service area.

2005

  • April - New York Gas & Electric (NYG&E) expands its operations throughout the O&R and Con Edison service areas.

2004

  • September - Doug Marcille is named Chief Executive Officer of U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E).

2003

  • May - New York Gas & Electric (NYG&E) begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Con Edison service area.

  • March - New York Gas & Electric (NYG&E), subsidiary of U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E), becomes a licensed ESCO in New York State and begins supplying natural gas to customers in the Orange & Rockland service area.

  • January - Doug Marcille is named Chief Financial Officer of U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E).

2002

  • November - U.S. Gas & Electric (USG&E) is founded and established.
 
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