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    Avista Corp. (AVA)

    37.54 Down 0.05(0.13%) Feb 5, 4:02PM EST
    |After Hours : 37.66 Up 0.12 (0.33%) Feb 5, 4:43PM EST
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    Avista Corp.
    1411 East Mission Avenue
    Spokane, WA 99202
    United States - Map
    Phone: 509-489-0500
    Website: http://www.avistacorp.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Diversified Utilities
    Full Time Employees:1,874

    Business Summary 

    Avista Corporation, an electric and natural gas utility company, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity; and distributes natural gas in the United States and Canada. It operates in two segments, Avista Utilities and Alaska Electric Light and Power Company. The Avista Utilities segment generates, transmits, and distributes electricity, as well as distributes natural gas to residential, commercial, and industrial customers in eastern Washington, northern Idaho, and northeastern and southwestern Oregon. This segment also engages in the wholesale purchase and sale of electricity and natural gas. In addition, this segment supplies electricity to 370,000 customers and natural gas to 330,000 customers. The Alaska Electric Light and Power Company segment provides electric services in the city and Borough of Juneau, Alaska. The company is also engages in custom sheet metal fabrication of electronic enclosures, parts, and systems for the computer, telecom, renewable energy, and medical industries; real estate investments primarily in commercial and retail office space; and provision of investments in emerging technology venture capital funds and fuel cell business. Avista Corporation was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in Spokane, Washington.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Avista Corp.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2016 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 3.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Scott L. Morris , 58
    Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Chairman of Exec. Committee
    Mr. Mark T. Thies , 52
    Chief Financial Officer, Sr. VP and Treasurer
    Ms. Marian M. Durkin , 62
    Chief Compliance Officer, Sr. VP and Gen. Counsel
    Ms. Karen S. Feltes , 60
    Sr. VP of HR and Corp. Sec.
    Mr. Dennis P. Vermillion , 54
    Sr. VP and Pres of Avista Utilities
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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