CPK - Chesapeake Utilities Corporation

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Chesapeake Utilities Corporation

909 Silver Lake Boulevard
Dover, DE 19904
United States

IndustryUtilities—Regulated Gas
Full Time Employees983

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. John R. SchimkaitisIndependent Chairman170.05kN/A1948
Mr. Jeffry M. HouseholderPres, CEO & Director540.9kN/A1958
Ms. Beth W. CooperExec. VP, CFO & Assistant Corp. Sec.550.37kN/A1967
Mr. James F. MoriartyExec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. and Chief Policy & Risk Officer667.63kN/A1958
Mr. Stephen C. ThompsonSr. VP579.28kN/A1961
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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.


Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, a diversified energy company, engages in regulated and unregulated energy businesses. The company operates in two segments, Regulated Energy and Unregulated Energy. The Regulated Energy segment engages in the distribution of natural gas in Delaware, Maryland, and Florida; distribution of electricity in Florida; and transmission of natural gas on the Delmarva Peninsula and in Florida. The Unregulated Energy segment distributes propane in Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Florida; markets natural gas in Florida, Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, and other states; supplies, gathers, and processes unregulated natural gas in central and eastern Ohio; and generates electricity and steam. This segment also provides other unregulated energy services, such as energy-related merchandise sales; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning services; and plumbing and electrical services. It serves residential, commercial, industrial, and wholesale customers. The company was founded in 1859 and is headquartered in Dover, Delaware.

Corporate Governance

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.