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    February 16, 2017
      Affordable Gas + Electric (AGE) is pleased to announce the addition of Walter Wilson, a 26-year management team veteran of Ameren Missouri and Ameren Illinois, as a new member of its Energy Consultant team.
    Mr. Wilson served in various management roles within Ameren including Control Room Supervisor, System Power Dispatcher, Outage Coordinator/Manager and Labor Relations Professional.  In addition to his roles with Ameren, Mr. Wilson has extensive international energy consulting experience in both deregulated and regulated markets, specializing in helping commercial and industrial consumers with energy efficiency analysis and advice designed to help reduce overall expenditures through use of today’s efficiencies.  That experience will be leveraged extensively in his new role as Energy Consultant with AGE.
    Mr. Wilson holds a BS in Business Administration, BGS in Psychology, and a Masters in Management.   He is also well known in the sports arena as a former NFL and CFL player signing contracts with Kansas City Chiefs, Arizona Cardinals and Saskatchewan Roughriders.  Mr. Wilson currently serves as a volunteer Committee Member with the St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame.
    AGE is the preeminent source of trust in rate negotiations and energy management in the Southern Illinois region, through its extensive aggregated bulk purchasing groups.  AGE currently represents thousands of commercial and industrial customers in the Ameren utility area, including the memberships of Carbondale, Marion, Jefferson County, Herrin, Murphysboro and all other chambers in Southern Illinois.  In addition to the Southern Illinois Chamber Bulk Electricity & Natural Gas Buying Group, AGE is also a partner to the Southern Illinois Aggregation Partnership, a partnership which manages the residential electric aggregation programs for over 100 municipalities, representing 65,000 residential customers throughout Southern Illinois.
    “The addition of Walter is extremely important to us” said Jeff Haarmann, Managing Partner of AGE.  Haarmann added, “Walter brings immediate credibility to AGE’s brand and portfolio management services to our new Metro East customer in Collinsville, Alton, Belleville, O’Fallon and more.”
    For more information about AGE’s electricity and natural gas aggregation programs, commercial and industrial energy users can visit www.agellc.com.
    Jeff Haarmann, Managing Partner