This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!

Kevin C. Fitzgerald Named Executive Vice President And General Counsel For Pepco Holdings, Inc.

Stocks in this article: POM

Pepco Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: POM), announced the appointment today of Kevin C. Fitzgerald as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of PHI and its utility subsidiaries, reporting to Joseph M. Rigby, Chairman, President and CEO of PHI. Mr. Fitzgerald has more than two decades of legal experience in the utility and energy industries, most recently serving as Executive Partner for Client Development Strategic Planning and a member of the Executive Committee for Troutman Sanders, an international law firm with offices located throughout the United States and China. While at Troutman Sanders, Fitzgerald led the energy group which is a nationally recognized full-service utility and energy practice, encompassing over 100 attorneys and advising Global 500 companies, renewable energy developers, as well as financial institutions and venture capitalists.

Mr. Fitzgerald will take over the General Counsel post from current PHI Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Kirk Emge, who announced he will retire in April 2013, after 26 years with the Company. While Mr. Fitzgerald will assume the role of General Counsel for PHI and its utility subsidiaries effective September 17, 2012, Mr. Emge will remain at PHI until his retirement, transitioning to the role of Senior Vice President and Special Counsel to the CEO.

“We are pleased to welcome Kevin to the executive leadership team as a recognized legal expert within the utility and energy sectors,” said Rigby. “Kevin’s background representing Fortune 500 utility companies, counseling financial institutions and renewable energy developers on solar, wind and other investment opportunities, combined with his extensive regulatory experience at the state and federal level, will reinforce and augment an already strong executive team at PHI.” Rigby went on to state, “We recognize the vital importance of implementing smooth executive transitions and appreciate the many years of outstanding service Kirk has provided to both Pepco and PHI. Kirk has been an important member of the senior leadership team and a key contributor to the execution of our strategic plan.”

1 of 3

Select the service that is right for you!

Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!


DOW 17,804.80 +26.65 0.15%
S&P 500 2,070.65 +9.42 0.46%
NASDAQ 4,765.38 +16.9840 0.36%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs