Tag: Warner Baxter

Ameren celebrates 100th anniversary of the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis with $1 million donation

ST. LOUIS — Ameren Corporation announced Friday it is donating $1 million to the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis to support its work to strengthen communities and bolster the region as a better and brighter place to live and work. The gift will be formally announced by Ameren Illinois Chairman and President Richard Mark during the Urban League’s centennial gala and dinner on Saturday. “Ameren’s continued support and generous donation will assist the Urban League in […]

Ameren Corporation names new senior vice president and chief digital information officer

Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) named Bhavani Amirthalingam as senior vice president and chief digital information officer in a newly created role for the region’s largest electric provider, effective Monday. As senior vice president and chief digital information officer, Amirthalingam will will focus on accelerating Ameren’s customer-centric digital innovation, which powers the quality of life for 2.4 million electric customers and more than 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area through its Ameren Missouri and Ameren […]

RELEASE: Ameren seeks tech startups from the US and around the world to participate in energy-focused accelerator program in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) is seeking applicants for the Ameren Accelerator, an innovative public-private partnership with the University of Missouri System, UMSL Accelerate and Capital Innovators, that will assess, mentor and invest in energy-technology startup companies. Applications are being accepted through March 9 at amerenaccelerator.com from interested entrepreneurs and energy-technology companies. Selected companies each will receive $100,000 in seed capital to participate in the Ameren Accelerator program, which will be located […]

RELEASE: Ameren CEO steps up to lead Variety as New Board Chair

St. Louis (Jan 17, 2018) – Warner Baxter, Chairman, President & CEO, Ameren Corporation, and an active community leader and partner, has accepted the role of board chair of Variety the Children’s Charity. Variety is St. Louis’ best resource for kids with physical and developmental disabilities, also referred to as special needs, and their families. The organization focuses on four core areas that help kids reach their full potential: providing medical equipment, the therapy to use it, and developing unique educational and recreational programs. […]

Ameren workers from Missouri, Illinois heading to Puerto Rico to help accelerate power restoration

In an effort to step up on-going power restoration and rebuilding efforts following the catastrophic destruction of Hurricanes Irma and Maria, Ameren Corporation will deploy additional restoration workers to Puerto Rico in January. St. Louis-based Ameren, which powers 2.4 million electric customers and more than 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area, is sending nearly 75 line workers and additional support personnel as part of the effort. Beginning a 2,000-plus mile journey, equipment from Ameren, […]