Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) was among the most honored companies as recognized by Institutional Investor magazine’s 2013 All-America Executive Team rankings. Enterprise received a total of 8 first place awards out of a total of 8 possible awards, one of only three companies to earn a sweep. The results of this year’s survey reflect the opinions of over 1,500 buy-side and 1,250 sell-side analysts at 801 firms. A total of 1,928 U.S. companies received votes.
In the Natural Gas Pipeline and Master Limited Partnership sector, Enterprise was the top ranked Investor Relations Company by both the sell-side and buy-side community. Michael A. Creel, Enterprise’s President and Chief Executive Officer, was selected top-ranked CEO in the sector by both the buy-side and sell-side firms. W. Randall “Randy” Fowler, Enterprise’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, was voted the top-ranked CFO in the sector by both the buy-side and sell-side firms. John R. “Randy” Burkhalter, Enterprise’s Vice President, Investor Relations, was voted the top-ranked Investor Relations Professional by both the buy-side and sell-side firms.
“We would like to thank the financial community for this recognition of our partnership; it represents the efforts and values of our 7,200 employees,” said Ralph S. Cunningham, Chairman of the Board of Enterprise’s general partner. “These awards reflect the regard the professionals at the buy-side and sell-side firms have for our partnership, our financial performance and our efforts in working with the financial community to build value for our investors.”
The 2013 Executive All-America Team will be published in the January 2013 issue of Institutional Investor and also on their website at www.institutionalinvestor.com. In determining the results of the annual All-America Executive Team, buy-side analysts, portfolio managers and sell-side analysts at securities firms and financial firms across the country were asked to name the best CEOs, CFOs, IR professionals and companies with the best investor relations programs in their sector. All votes were weighted by place and aggregated to produce distinct rankings for each category.Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is one of the largest publicly traded partnerships and a leading North American provider of midstream energy services to producers and consumers of natural gas, NGLs, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals. The partnership’s assets include approximately: 50,700 miles of onshore and offshore pipelines; 190 million barrels of storage capacity for NGLs, refined products and crude oil; and 14 billion cubic feet of natural gas storage capacity. Services include: natural gas gathering, treating, processing, transportation and storage; NGL transportation, fractionation, storage, and import and export terminal; offshore production platform; crude oil and refined products transportation, storage and terminals; and a marine transportation business that operates primarily on the United States inland and Intracoastal Waterway systems and in the Gulf of Mexico. For additional information, visit www.enterpriseproducts.com.