FPL GROUP NAMES PAUL EVANSON CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
FPL GROUP NAMES PAUL EVANSON CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER JUNO BEACH, FLA., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- FPL Group, Inc.
(NYSE: FPL) announced today that it has named Paul J. Evanson as vice president and chief financial officer. Evanson also will serve as senior vice president of finance and chief financial officer for Florida Power & Light Company, FPL Group's principal subsidiary and one of the largest electric utilities in the nation.
Evanson is currently president and chief operating officer at the Lynch Corporation (AMEX: LGL), a Connecticut-based diversified holding company recognized by Fortune as one of the fastest-growing companies in America. He also has served as chief executive officer of one of Lynch's manufacturing subsidiaries, Safety Railway Service Corporation. "Mr. Evanson offers the financial and operating experience needed to face the competitive challenges of this decade," said James L. Broadhead, FPL Group chairman and chief executive officer. Prior to joining Lynch in 1988, Evanson was executive vice president of Moore McCormack Resources, Inc., a diversified natural resources and transportation company. He also served as audit and tax manager for Arthur Andersen & Co. for seven years. Evanson graduated first in his class from St. Johns University. He also holds a law degree, with honors, from Columbia University and a masters degree in tax law from New York University. Evanson will join FPL Group Dec. 5. -0- 10/27/92 /CONTACT: Kathy Scott of Florida Power & Light, 305-552-3895/ (FPL LGL) CO: FPL Group, Inc. ST: Florida IN: UTI SU: PER
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|Date:||Oct 27, 1992|
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