Business Briefs: EMC natural gas now True Natural Gas

From Staff Reports
business@newnan.com
EMC Natural Gas Inc., the natural gas affiliate of Coweta-Fayette Electric Membership Corporation, has changed its business name from Coweta-Fayette EMC to True Natural Gas.
“In just 10 short years, Coweta-Fayette EMC Natural Gas has become a leading residential and commercial natural gas provider,” said Dan Hart, president and CEO of True Natural Gas. “As we have expanded, potential customers outside Coweta and Fayette have told us that our name led to confusion about whether they could even receive service from us,” Hart said.
“We have selected True Natural Gas as a name that addresses our statewide presence while better describing our commitment to customer satisfaction with clear and competitive pricing plans.”
The natural gas company was originally created to meet the natural gas needs of the EMC’s electric customers, and has achieved that goal by serving more natural gas customers in the area than any other marketer. However, as more customers across the state discover the convenience of switching and saving, the company chose a new name that is relevant to all its customers, throughout Georgia, according to Hart.
True Natural Gas is a wholly owned subsidiary of Coweta-Fayette EMC and is governed by a board of directors that includes some members from the EMC board and some who are not affiliated with the electrical board. The combination of inside and outside directors is designed to provide both objectivity and insight for the business, and to be in compliance with Georgia law.

True Natural gas is a natural gas marketer certified by the Georgia Public Service Commission that offers customers easy-to-understand bills, simple pricing structures, and local customer service. Customers can choose monthly variable-rate pricing or fixed pricing.

“As a leader in reliable natural gas delivery, our personalized customer service and low natural gas pricing will continue to be the same,” said Hart. “We are proud of our Southside roots and our record of success in Coweta and Fayette. We look forward to continuing that same success reaching new customers across the state.”

* * *

Strickland joins Lindsey’s

John Strickland has joined the full-time sales staff of Lindsey’s Inc. Realtors in Newnan.

Strickland is a lifelong resident of Newnan. He is a graduate of Lyman Ward Military Academy and attended Reinhardt College and The University of West Georgia.

He has been active for many years in the real estate industry as a land developer, home builder and, most recently, as a franchisee of a popular fast food restaurant with multiple locations.

Strickland has extensive knowledge and experience in negotiating the purchase and sale of residential real estate and commercial leases.

Strickland and his wife, Rebekah, and sons Kaleb and Thomas live in the White Oak Area.

* * *

Loyalty Tax Group ribbon cutting held

A Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting was recently held for Loyalty Tax Group on Toombs Street in Palmetto.

The staff at Loyalty Tax Group have more than 50 years combined experience as tax preparation professionals. The organization is determined to expand its presence while positioning “LTG” as a leader in tax preparation services. The company strives to “take the stress out of taxes.”


More Business

Industry Spotlight

Yokogawa Corporation of America

How long has Yokogawa been in Newnan? Yokogawa Corporation of America moved its operations from New York to Newnan in 1980 and was among th ... Read More


Business Briefs

Naturopath speaking at BWFCC meeting Naturopathic Doctor Rachel Smartt will speak to the Business Women of Fayette and Coweta Tuesday, Oct. ... Read More


The importance of presence

Blue Moon owner talks vision and being available

Never forgetting who you are is always good advice. For Gay Koran, maintaining her identity has helped guide her success in the business rea ... Read More


Shared Wisdom

Elements of a Successful Campaign

From my 15 years of fundraising, listed below are lessons I have learned: FOLLOW THE PLAN Select a campaign chair--an influential, rainmaker ... Read More


Coweta celebrates Manufacturing Day

Coweta County industries and educators came together again as part of National Manufacturing Day to explore ways of promoting modern day man ... Read More

Manufacturing Day

Keeping Coweta’s workforce ready

As of early 2014, Coweta County’s manufacturers employed 5472 people. Service industries, including healthcare, retail trade, food ser ... Read More