PPL Electric Utilities to host annual Supplier Diversity Conference

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (Oct. 18, 2018) — PPL Electric Utilities is hosting its annual Supplier Diversity Conference and Networking Summit to attract business leaders who will help expand the diversity of the supplier base of companies that supply PPL with goods and services.

The free event will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 at PPL Conference Center at Walbert, 1639 Church Road, Allentown PA 18104-9342. The conference is open to women-owned, minority-owned, veteran and LGBT-owned businesses, as well as disadvantaged and HUBZone businesses.

Attendees will have the chance to meet PPL leaders, supply chain staff members, and PPL prime suppliers, and discuss opportunities to become a PPL supplier.

“Last year, we had the pleasure of meeting representatives from 80 businesses from our service territory and we hope that number increases at this year’s event,” said David Amico, PPL’s Supply Chain director. “We expect this year’s event will help us further expand the diversity of the businesses that provide us with critical products and services.”

The event will include lunch and offer opportunities to network and discuss potential supply opportunities. Those interested in attending should register by Nov. 16 by visiting https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/N2XNW5T.

PPL Electric Utilities provides electric delivery service to more than 1.4 million homes and businesses in Pennsylvania and ranks among the best utility companies in the country for customer service and reliability. PPL Electric Utilities is a major employer in the communities it serves. It is a subsidiary of PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL). For more information, visit www.pplelectric.com.
 

For further information: Patrick Lester, 610-774-5997, pwlester@pplweb.com
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