BALTIMORE, March 7—Constellation Energy Group has named Paul Allen, senior vice president and head of the utilities practice at Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide in Washington, as vice president. Constellation is scheduled to split into two publicly traded companies later this year, at which time Allen will become vice president, corporate Affairs for the new merchant energy company.
Allen has worked closely with Constellation and with its affiliate, Baltimore Gas & Electric Company, for the three years. Following business separation, he will be responsible for communications, public affairs, corporate contributions and citizenship, medical, and safety.
Before joining Ogilvy, Allen spent five years on the senior staff of the Natural Resources Defense Council, and was previously press secretary for U.S. Senator Christopher Dodd.