AES United States announces communications leader

June 2, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS –The AES Corporation’s (NYSE: AES), United States Strategic Business Unit has named Brandi Davis-Handy Communications Leader, AES United States. AES has 10 businesses in the U.S., including IPL and DPL Inc. Davis-Handy previously served as Director of External Communications for Indianapolis Power & Light Company.   

“Brandi is a talented communicator who will align our external and internal communication teams across the country” said Ken Zagzebski, President of AES United States. “While her role expands nationally, her office will reside downtown Indianapolis where she is deeply committed to serving in the community through a number of organizations.”

Davis-Handy brings diverse communications experience to her new role. Prior to her current position, she managed communications efforts in the state of Indiana for the American Cancer Society and led communications efforts for the 500 Festival.  She started her career working as a television reporter in North Carolina.

She is also a board member of Dress For Success Indianapolis, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana and Lynx Capital Corporation.  

A native of Indianapolis, Davis-Handy received her B.A. degree in Mass Media Arts from Hampton University in Virginia.


About Indianapolis Power & Light Company and AES.
Indianapolis Power & Light Company (IPL), an AES Company, provides retail electric service to more than 480,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in Indianapolis, as well as portions of other Central Indiana communities surrounding Marion County. During its long history, IPL has supplied its customers with some of the lowest-cost, most reliable power in the country.

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Indianapolis Power & Light Company
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