News Release
Dec. 18, 2000


CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Stan Land has been promoted to vice president, information management, for Duke Energy.

Land will be responsible for computer enterprise applications for the corporation and its various business units.

A native of Lilburn, Ga., Land received a bachelor’s degree in psychology and sociology from LaGrange (Ga.) College in 1972 and earned a master of business administration degree from Wake Forest University in 1999. Land is a graduate of Louisiana State University’s Graduate School of Banking; he also completed the executive program at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Land joined Duke Energy in 1996 as manager of customer, energy and corporate business applications. He previously served as executive vice president and general manager of EduServ Technologies Inc. in Winston-Salem from 1993 to 1996, senior vice president of financial services for Wachovia Corp. from 1989 to 1993, senior vice president of banking operation for Wachovia Corp. from 1981 to 1989 and a manager for the state of Georgia from 1974 to 1981.

Land is a former board chair of The Arc of Forsyth County, N.C., a past board member and instructor of the Management Development Institute and a past board member of The Rockdale House.

He and his wife, Anne, have a daughter and a son.

Duke Energy, a diversified multinational energy company, creates value for customers and shareholders through an integrated network of energy assets and expertise. Duke Energy manages a dynamic portfolio of natural gas and electric supply, delivery and trading businesses -- generating revenues of nearly $22 billion in 1999. Duke Energy, headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., is a Fortune 100 company traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol DUK. More information about the company is available on the Internet at:



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