March 17, 2023
Candy Fowler, President and CEO of Utilitra has been honored with the coveted 2023 Tallerico Leadership Award by the Edwardsville | Glen Carbon Chamber of Commerce. This award acknowledges Fowler's outstanding leadership and achievements in her profession, to her peers, and community.
Utilitra was founded in 1999 by Fowler, and under her leadership, the company has evolved to become a significant Midwest utilities and technology solutions provider. She has played a vital role in growing Utilitra's services to encompass metering, gas construction, utility design, and information technology services, resulting in a 187% increase in revenue since 2011.
In addition to her significant contributions to business, Fowler is an active member of the National Electrical Contractors Association and the Leadership Conference for Women in Energy, where she advocates for increased possibilities for women in her sector. She also encourages community participation through support-a-cause campaigns and Utilitra's sponsorship of various local events.
The Tallerico Leadership Award is a special acknowledgment of Fowler's dedication, hard work, and outstanding leadership. It recognizes her contributions to the community and her colleagues and how her vision and commitment to excellence have fueled Utilitra's success under her leadership.