EPB names new president
David Wade, EPB's chief operating officer, has been named as the municipal utility's president
EPB’s Board of Directors has named David Wade, the municipal utility’s chief operating officer, as president, according to a news release.
Wade will serve as president of EPB. Harold DePriest will continue in his role as CEO .
EPB Board Chairman Joe Ferguson says the move should strengthen EPB's leadership team at a critical time.
“David Wade was one of the chief architects of EPB’s pioneering deployment of the Chattanooga area’s community-wide fiber optic network and smart grid,” Ferguson said. “As president, David will take the lead in the effort to get the most customer and community value from Chattanooga’s cutting-edge infrastructure.”