AGL Resources debuts expanded Customer Care Call Center Company continues investment in the metro Atlanta community
July 13, 2010
ATLANTA – July 13, 2010 – AGL Resources today officially dedicated its expanded Customer Care Call Center in metro Atlanta with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and tour of the facility. The center, located on GA Highway 138 in Riverdale, brought more than 74 jobs to the area.
“Expansion of our Riverdale call center will allow us to provide the best customer service possible,” said John W. Somerhalder II, chairman, president and chief executive officer, AGL Resources. “It reinforces our commitment to the community with the addition of jobs to the local economy.”
The Customer Care Call Center will serve the company’s customer footprint across several states including Georgia, Florida, Maryland, Tennessee and Virginia. New Jersey customers are served by a new call center that opened last fall in Union, New Jersey.
State and local officials, including Gov. Sonny Perdue and Georgia Public Service Commissioner Lauren “Bubba” McDonald, attended the ceremony.
About Atlanta Gas Light
Atlanta Gas Light, a wholly owned subsidiary of AGL Resources (NYSE: AGL), provides natural gas delivery service to more than 1.5 million customers in Georgia. In operation since 1856, the company is one of the oldest corporations in the state. For more information, visit www.atlantagaslight.com.
About AGL Resources
AGL Resources (NYSE: AGL), an Atlanta-based energy services company, serves approximately 2.3 million customers in six states. The company also owns Houston-based Sequent Energy Management, an asset manager serving natural gas wholesale customers throughout North America. As an 85-percent owner in the SouthStar partnership, AGL Resources markets natural gas to consumers in Georgia under the Georgia Natural Gas brand. The company also owns and operates Jefferson Island Storage & Hub, a high-deliverability natural gas storage facility near the Henry Hub in Louisiana. For more information, visit www.aglresources.com.
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