Middlesex Water Corporate Controller Rob Capko Named a 2017 Financial Rising Star Awards Finalist

ISELIN, N.J., Aug. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ:MSEX), a provider of water, wastewater and related utility services, is pleased to announce that its Corporate Controller, Rob Capko, has been named a finalist in the 2017 NJBIZ CFO of the Year Awards in the Rising Star category. NJBIZ is New Jersey's premier business news publication.

Middlesex Water Corporate Controller Rob Capko Named a Rising Star Finalist in NJBIZ CFO of the Year Awards

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This awards program celebrates New Jersey’s standout financial executives at all levels who contribute to the success of New Jersey’s economic growth and stability. Finalists will be recognized and winners announced during an awards breakfast and ceremony on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, New Jersey.

Prior to joining Middlesex in 2009, Mr. Capko spent his entire professional career providing public accounting services to a diverse clientele of utilities and other businesses. In addition to exhibiting his strong accounting background at Middlesex, Mr. Capko has been a key player in implementing the company-wide Enterprise Resource Planning system for all functional departments. This includes asset management, mobile workforce management (field dispatch), electronic timekeeping, payroll, accounts payable and general ledger modules. These applications have helped reduce the monthly, quarterly and annual closing cycles allowing for more timely and comprehensive internal and external reporting.

“On behalf of the employees and Board of Directors at Middlesex Water Company we congratulate Rob on this honor in recognition of his contributions to our company and our industry,” said Dennis Doll, Middlesex Water President & CEO.

Awards finalists were selected in six categories: Non-Profit Organization – Large Group, Non-Profit Organization – Small Group, Private Company with revenues over $50MM, Private Company with revenues up to $50MM, Public Company and Rising Star. For more information, please visit http://www.njbiz.com/section/CFO-of-the-Year

About Middlesex Water Company
Middlesex Water Company, organized in 1897, provides regulated and unregulated water and wastewater utility services through various subsidiary companies. For additional information about Middlesex Water Company visit www.middlesexwater.com or call (732) 634-1500.

Contact: Bernadette Sohler, Vice President – Corporate Affairs Middlesex Water Company 1500 Ronson Road Iselin, New Jersey 08830 (732) 638-7549 www.middlesexwater.com

Source:Middlesex Water Company