May 24, 2006
For Immediate Release
Entergy Names David J. Frank Chief Procurement Officer

New Orleans, LA. – Entergy today announced that utility industry veteran David J. Frank has joined the company as vice president for supply chain management, and chief procurement officer for the company.

Frank comes to Entergy from Exelon Corporation of Philadelphia and Chicago, where he directed that company’s strategic supply chain management operations. Previously, he served in similar roles for PECO Energy of Philadelphia.

“We are pleased that David has agreed to bring his industry knowledge and tremendous skills to Entergy, where he will help to continually improve the company’s world-class supply chain organization and our strong relationships with suppliers,” said Mark Savoff, executive vice president, operations. “David will also provide a keen focus on driving improvements in contractor safety.”

Frank received a bachelor of science in business administration from Rutgers University, and an MBA from Widener University.

Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail distribution operations. Entergy owns and operates power plants with approximately 30,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity, and it is the second-largest nuclear generator in the United States. Entergy delivers electricity to 2.7 million utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Entergy has annual revenues of more than $10 billion and approximately 14,000 employees.

Entergy’s online address is www.entergy.com.