CLINTON, CONNECTICUT, June 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Connecticut Water Service, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTWS), announced today that Eric W. Thornburg, CTWS’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the East Coast IDEAS Investor Conference at the Boston Park Plaza in Boston, Massachusetts, on June 28, 2016, at 10:40 a.m. Eastern time. The presentation will include discussion of the Company’s agreement to acquire the Heritage Village water & wastewater systems with a focus on why entry into regulated-wastewater utilities is an important trend for water utilities. Mr. Thornburg will also speak about the recent increase in CTWS’s cash dividend on common shares, and the accelerated timing of the dividend increase compared to past practice.
The presentation will be webcast live and may be accessed at the conference website, www.IDEASConferences.com, or in the investor relations section of the company's website: www.ctwater.com. For more information or to set up a meeting with management in Boston, please contact Investor Relations at 215-901-0426.
About Connecticut Water Service, Inc.
Connecticut Water Service, Inc. is the largest publicly traded water company based in New England. Through its wholly-owned regulated public water utility subsidiaries, The Connecticut Water Company and The Maine Water Company, the company provides drinking water to 124,000 customers, or about 400,000 people, throughout the states of Connecticut and Maine. Connecticut Water has paid a dividend without interruption or reduction since its founding in 1956. Further, the company has increased its dividend payments in each of the past 47 years.
About IDEAS Investor Conferences
The mission of the IDEAS Conferences is to provide independent regional venues for quality companies to present their investment merits to an influential audience of investment professionals. Unlike traditional bank-sponsored events, IDEAS Investor Conferences are “Sponsored BY the Buyside FOR the Buyside” and for the benefit of regional investment communities. Conference sponsors collectively have more than $200 billion in assets under management and include: Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss, Eagle Boston Investment Management, Granahan Investment Management, Marble Harbor Investment Counsel, Gabelli Asset Management, GRT Capital Partners, LLC, Keeley Asset Management, Hodges Capital Management, Luther King Capital Management, Allianz Global Investors: NFJ Investment Group, Perritt Capital Management, Fidelity Investments, Ironwood Investment Management, Great Lakes Advisors, Ariel Investments, William Harris Investors, Greenbrier Partners Capital Management, LLC, First Wilshire Securities Management, Inc., and Constitution Research & Management , Inc.
The IDEAS Investor Conferences are held annually in Boston, Chicago and Dallas and are produced by Three Part Advisors, LLC. Additional information about the events can be located at www.IDEASConferences.com.
Media Contact: Connecticut Water Service, Inc. Daniel J Meaney, APR Director of Corporate Communications 860.664.6016 firstname.lastname@example.org
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