For Immediate Release
LANDING, N.J. (June 15, 2017) - Atlantic City Electric (ACE) recognized
approximately 100 employees during its recent Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast
held at the Buena Vista Country Club. The annual event honors company employees
who make a difference in their respective communities through volunteerism.
Julie Reed and Ron Mascola were named the Atlantic City Electric 2016
Volunteers of the Year.
"Our commitment to the community is
very important to us," said Vince Maione, Atlantic City Electric region
president. "We are thrilled so many of our employees participate in events and
volunteer initiatives each year to support numerous organizations in the
communities we live and work."
Reed, a senior business analyst and 20-year ACE employee, participates in
numerous volunteer events and initiatives in her community. "It's most
rewarding knowing I can make a positive impact in someone's life through
volunteerism. Sometimes it's the little things that have the greatest effect on
others," said Reed. She dedicates countless hours as an assistant coach,
treasurer and concession director of the Smyrna-Clayton youth football,
baseball and cheerleading leagues. Reed plans volunteer events throughout the
year to bring attention to childhood cancer, breast cancer awareness as well as
recognizing military personnel at youth football games. She is also an
associate member of Clayton Fire Company No.1, assisting with fundraising
events for the brave men and women who risk their lives to keep our communities
Fifteen-year ACE employee and senior
field engineering technician Ron Mascola dedicates most of his free time as
president of the Hammonton Fire Company No. 1. In addition to fire company volunteer
events, Mascola volunteers at company sponsored events including the American
Heart Association's Heart Walk and the Special Olympics Beach Bump event. Mascola
also supports the Hammonton Cancer Society along with his wife Joan who is a
member of this organization. "Volunteerism is important to me. I have always
had the desire to help and assist others. I would encourage anyone thinking
about volunteering to be part of the action and get involved," said Mascola.
Also recognized were the Atlantic City
Electric linemen that operate the company's Safety Trailer that is used throughout the community to educate students,
first responders and emergency personnel about electrical safety.
Atlantic City Electric encourages
employee participation in community volunteer activities. Each year, hundreds
of ACE employees donate thousands of hours of their personal time to help
support local organizations, community events and volunteer initiatives.
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