Wilson Named KUA Employee of the Year

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KISSIMMEE, Fla., December 16, 12:00 noon – Anthony J. “Tony” Wilson, inventory coordinator, has been named Kissimmee Utility Authority’s 2004 Employee of the Year.

Wilson, chosen from this year’s 12 employees of the month, was singled out for his professionalism, inventory control skills and for being an outstanding contributor to the utility’s mission and goals. With this honor comes a $400 U.S. Savings Bond, a plaque and two days off with pay.

“Wilson is always striving to improve his skills and has an excellent work ethic,” said Jim Welsh, KUA’s president and general manager. “In fact, throughout his entire employment at KUA, Tony has never taken a sick day.”

A 15-year veteran of the utility, Wilson is a member of the National Institute of Government Purchasing.

Originally from Guildford, England, Wilson is now a resident of Kissimmee. He and his wife, Pat, have three children and one granddaughter.

Founded in 1901, KUA is Florida’s sixth largest community-owned utility providing electric, water and telecommunication services to 170,000 residents in five Central Florida counties. Visit www.kua.com for more information.

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Chris M. Gent
(407) 933-7777 x 1116