MOUNT AIRY, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pike Corporation, a leading provider of turnkey infrastructure solutions for electric and gas utilities, as well as telecommunications companies, today announced the promotion of Kevin Boatright to Region Vice President of Pike Electric’s Southern Division and Edward “Ed” Scott to Region Vice President of Pike Electric’s Western Division to support the company’s outstanding growth.
The promotions of Mr. Boatright and Mr. Scott come amid robust growth in demand for infrastructure engineering and construction services across Pike’s nationwide footprint.
Mr. Boatright joined Pike in 1995 out of high school as a groundman. Since then, he has held a variety of positions across the company.
“I am deeply proud of Kevin for his promotion,” said Matt Fisher, Senior Vice President of Pike Electric – Southern Division. “Kevin’s decades-long tenure and immeasurable contributions to Pike are a testament to his dedication to the company and the important work he does for our customers. We are delighted to recognize his commitment, growth and leadership capabilities, and look forward to his future contributions.”
Mr. Scott joined the company in early 2021 as a Vice President of Operations. Prior to joining Pike, Mr. Scott held various high-level positions at CenterPoint Energy.
“Ed brings extensive experience and expertise in operations at a time when our nation’s electric infrastructure is undergoing massive growth and change,” said Will Pike, Senior Vice President of Pike Electric – Western Division. “We congratulate Ed for his well-deserved promotion, and we welcome his leadership as we continue to expand our operations across the western region.”
About Pike Corporation
Founded in 1945, Pike Corporation is the nation’s leading provider of infrastructure engineering and construction services. Pike’s portfolio of expertise provides end-to-end infrastructure coverage, including electric distribution, transmission and substation; renewables and distributed energy resources; telecommunications and gas distribution services. In the rapidly evolving and increasingly connected world that we live in, Pike’s ability to plan, design and install infrastructure upgrades within a single enterprise ensures that our customers get the most up-to-date solutions delivered in the most effective way possible. Not only does our approach and field expertise maximize project efficiency, but it also leads to the industry’s highest-quality work. We have maintained long-standing, trusted customer relationships with over 400 investor-owned, municipal and cooperative utilities and infrastructure providers throughout the United States.