This Day On The Street
Continue to site
ADVERTISEMENT
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

Gaddi Vasquez Appointed To Granite Board Of Directors

Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE: GVA) announced today that Gaddi H. Vasquez, senior vice president of public affairs for Southern California Edison, has been appointed to its Board of Directors, effective October 1, 2012. He will serve on the Strategic Planning and Compensation Committees.

Vasquez, 57, joined Southern California Edison, one the nation’s largest investor owned energy companies principally serving Southern California, in 1995 as division vice president of public affairs. He has served as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Agencies in Rome, Italy and as Director of the U.S. Peace Corps. He has also served as executive director of the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Redlands and honorary doctorate degrees from Houghton College, Walsh University, University of La Verne and Chapman University.

“We are very pleased to welcome Gaddi to our Board,” said Granite Chairman of the Board William H. Powell. “The Board and the company will benefit from Gaddi’s substantial political and government affairs experience and business insights.”

About Granite

Granite is one of the nation’s leading infrastructure contractors. Through its wholly owned subsidiary, Granite is one of the nation’s largest diversified heavy civil contractors and construction materials producers serving public- and private-sector clients nationwide. In addition, Granite has one of the oldest and most robust ethics and compliance programs in the industry. In 2012, the Company was recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for the third year in a row. For more information, please visit graniteconstruction.com.

Copyright Business Wire 2010

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

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
Stocks Under $10

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

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

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
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

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

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG

Markets

DOW 17,610.69 -119.42 -0.67%
S&P 500 2,066.49 -10.29 -0.50%
NASDAQ 4,968.0890 -41.1250 -0.82%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs