40.35
Real-Time Quote
 +0.41 / +1.03%
Today’s Change
31.25
Today|||52-Week Range
40.37
+25.43%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Utilities
INDUSTRY
Electric Utilities
MARKET CAP
$5.2B

Company Description

Westar Energy, Inc. engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity in Kansas. It provides electricity to residential, commercial, and industrial customers in the cities of Topeka, Lawrence, Manhattan, Salina, Hutchinson, and Wichita. The company supplies electric energy at wholesale to municipalities and electric cooperatives in Kansas. Westar Energy was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in Topeka, KS.

Contact Information

Westar Energy, Inc.
818 South Kansas Avenue
Topeka Kansas 66612-1203
P:(785) 575-6300
Investor Relations:
(785) 575-8227

Employees

Shareholders

Mutual fund holders46.72%
Other institutional27.27%
Individual stakeholders1.00%

Top Executives

Mark A. RuellePresident, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Douglas R. SterbenzChief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
Anthony D. SommaChief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Senior VP
Jerl L. BanningVP-Human Resources & Information Technology
Larry D. IrickSecretary, Vice President & General Counsel

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