Eversource news release
MANCHESTER, N.H. (August 23, 2018) – Eversource today announced that William Hinkle has been named the company’s new Media Relations Manager.
Hinkle will serve as the primary spokesperson for Eversource in New Hampshire and will replace current Media Relations Manager Martin Murray, who will retire in the fall after more than two decades of service with the company.
“William’s significant experience in high-profile situations here in New Hampshire makes him a valuable addition to our media relations and broader communications team, as we work to provide reliable, affordable energy service to our customers,” said Eversource New Hampshire President Bill Quinlan.
“Clear, consistent communication through the media is an important part of always being there when our customers need us, and we are excited to welcome William to the Eversource team.”
The former Communications Director for then-Governor Maggie Hassan from 2015-2016 and her Press Secretary in 2014, Hinkle most recently worked as a Communications and Policy Advisor on U.S. Senator Hassan’s New Hampshire staff. He received a Bachelor of Science in Journalism and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Boston University, as well as a Master of International Studies at North Carolina State University. Hinkle lives in Portsmouth with his wife and son.
Eversource (NYSE: ES) is New Hampshire’s largest electric utility, serving more than 500,000 homes and businesses in 211 cities and towns, and also supplies water to approximately 9,300 homes and businesses in Hampton, North Hampton and Rye. Eversource is proud to be recognized as the top contributor to United Way in New Hampshire. Recognized as the top U.S. utility for its energy efficiency programs by the sustainability advocacy organization Ceres, Eversource harnesses the commitment of about 8,000 employees across three states to build a single, united company around the mission of safely delivering reliable energy and water with superior customer service. For more information, please visit our website (www.eversource.com) and follow us on Twitter (@eversourceNH) and Facebook (facebook.com/EversourceNH). For more information on our water services, visit www.aquarionwater.com.