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March 3, 2014

Sawnee EMC Recognized as a J.D. Power 2014 Customer Champion

Contact: Blake House, VP of Member Services

CUMMING, GA - March 3, 2014 Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation (Sawnee EMC) has been recognized as a 2014 Customer Champion – they are one of only 50 companies in the nation to earn this distinct honor this year.

To qualify for inclusion on this elite list, companies must excel, not only within their own industry, but also among the nine (9) industries included in the J.D. Power Customer Champions analysis. To determine the 2014 Customer Champions, J.D. Power examined five important factors, including: People, Presentation, Process, Product, and Price.

In the scoring process, J.D. Power evaluated more than 600 brands. The 2014 Champions were identified based on customer feedback, opinions, and perceptions gathered primarily from J.D. Power’s syndicated research throughout 2013. This prestigious group of 50 represents the highest-performing U.S. companies that deliver service excellence - both within their industry and across the other 9 industries measured.

Michael Goodroe, President and CEO at Sawnee EMC stated, “We are honored to receive this distinction and to be included in this elite group of U.S. companies. We have always been committed to our members and we come to work every day to serve them to the best of our ability… but we appreciate this external confirmation from J.D. Power on behalf of our customers.”

About Sawnee EMC

Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation is an electric distribution cooperative headquartered in Cumming, Georgia. Sawnee serves electricity to approximately 158,600 accounts in seven (7) counties of greater north Georgia. Sawnee’s assets exceed $524 million, with energy sales of 3.6 billion kWh and annual revenue of $354 million. With a team of approximately 305 dedicated professionals and over 10,150 miles of distribution line, Sawnee stands ready at all times to meet the needs of its members/owners. SEMC strives daily to live up to their motto…

“At Sawnee EMC, We’re More Than Electricity, We’re Service”.