SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
Of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 1, 2019
CENTERPOINT ENERGY, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (713) 207-1111
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|Item 7.01|| |
Regulation FD Disclosure.
On April 1, 2019, CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (the Company) announced that Mr. Jason M. Ryan has been named Senior Vice President and General Counsel of the Company, effective April 2, 2019. Mr. Ryan most recently served as the Companys Senior Vice President of Regulatory Services and Government Affairs. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1.
|Item 9.01|| |
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit 99.1 is furnished, not filed, pursuant to Item 7.01. Accordingly, none of the information will be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act, or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, as amended, and the information in Exhibit 99.1 will not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement filed by the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, unless specifically identified as being incorporated by reference.
|99.1||Press Release dated April 1, 2019|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|CENTERPOINT ENERGY, INC.|
|Date: April 1, 2019||By:|
|Kristie L. Colvin|
|Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer|