Pennyrile Electric Kicks Off Member Appreciation Events


A trail of members passed through the Pennyrile Electric Cadiz location on Monday as the cooperative kicked off its annual Member appreciation events.

Pennyrile Electric’s Vice-President of Member Services Brent Gilkey told the News Edge more than 500 members had passed through the gates before midday, Monday.

click to download audioGilkey says this customer appreciation day model has increased cooperative members’ attendance.

click to download audioHe adds four more customer appreciation days are planned for other parts of the Pennyrile Electric District

click to download audioThe Pennyrile Electric staff was joined by members of the cooperative’s board of directors.

Hopkinsville Electric System staff members were also on hand to greet cooperative members and discuss their high-speed internet. Lynn Clark says they enjoy partnering with Pennyrile Electric during customer appreciation days to spread the message about HES’s Energy Net service.

click to download audioClark says members who already have the service are very pleased.

click to download audioThe customer appreciation events take the place of the Pennyrile Electric annual meeting that was traditionally held for many years at the Western Kentucky State Fair. The annual meeting will be held at the Pennyrile Electric main office in Hopkinsville later this month. Tuesday, June 25th, is still Pennyrile Electric Day at the Western Kentucky State Fair, with free admission for all Pennyrile Electric members to the fair that day.


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