Linda K. Harris, Director of Communications
PECO’s Romulo L. Diaz Jr. Named to Center City District Board
PHILADELPHIA (July 17, 2014) – Romulo (Romy) L. Diaz Jr., vice president and General Counsel of PECO, has been named to the board of directors of the Center City District (CCD). Diaz will serve on the CCD board through December 31, 2016.
“We are pleased to have an experienced civic and business leader like Romy join the board of CCD,” said Paul R. Levy, president and CEO of the Center City District. “Diaz brings proven leadership in both the public and private sectors to a distinguished board as we continue to work to make Center City a great place for residents, workers and visitors.”
At PECO, Diaz oversees the company’s team of attorneys, as well as PECO’s Claims department. Prior to his current position, Diaz was responsible for the company’s governmental and external affairs, including the company’s award-winning suite of energy efficiency programs to help customers save energy and money.
He serves on numerous civic and nonprofit boards, including PECO’s Political Action Committee, Pennsylvania Energy Development Authority, Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Pan American Association of Philadelphia, which he leads.
“Center City District continues to make a real contribution to the vitality of Philadelphia, and I am honored to be part of an organization committed to making Center City a cleaner, safer and more exciting place to live and work,” Diaz said.
The Center City District, a private-sector organization dedicated to making Center City Philadelphia clean, safe and attractive, is committed to maintaining Center City’s competitive edge as a regional employment center, a quality place to live, and a premier regional destination for dining, shopping and cultural attractions. Find us at www.centercityphila.org and on Facebook and Twitter.
Based in Philadelphia, PECO is an electric and natural gas utility subsidiary of Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC). PECO serves 1.6 million electric and more than 500,000 natural gas customers in southeastern Pennsylvania and employs about 2,400 people in the region. PECO delivered 85.7 billion cubic feet of natural gas and 37.8 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity in 2013. Founded in 1881, PECO is one of the Greater Philadelphia Region's most active corporate citizens, providing leadership, volunteer and financial support to numerous arts and culture, education, environmental, economic development and community programs and organizations. For more information visit PECO.com, and connect with the company on Facebook and Twitter.