MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE: BMI) today announced the appointment of Karen Bauer as Director of Investor Relations and Corporate Strategy.

Bauer will oversee the company's engagement with the investor community, interacting with analysts and institutional investors. In addition, she will lead the company’s strategic planning process, and serve as assistant treasurer. "Karen brings a wealth of experience with sell-side and buy-side equity analysts, deep knowledge of capital markets, and a strong network of relationships across the financial community," says Rick Johnson, SVP and Chief Financial Officer at Badger. "Her strong business acumen and financial & strategic analytical skills will be a great asset to the company."

Bauer joins Badger from Actuant Corporation, where she most recently served as head of investor relations and communications for the past 11 years. Previously, she held roles of increasing responsibility at Johnson Controls, Inc. with areas of emphasis including strategic planning, M&A and financial planning & analysis. She graduated with a BBA in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin and began her career at PriceWaterhouse.

About Badger Meter

Badger Meter is an innovator in flow measurement, control and communications solutions, serving water utilities, municipalities, and commercial and industrial customers worldwide. The Company’s products measure water, oil, chemicals, and other fluids, and are known for accuracy, long-lasting durability and for providing valuable and timely measurement data. For more information, visit www.badgermeter.com

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CONTACT: Badger Meter, Inc.

Karen Bauer, (414) 371-7276

kbauer@badgermeter.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA WISCONSIN

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENERGY UTILITIES OTHER ENERGY MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING OTHER MANUFACTURING PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CONSULTING FINANCE COMMUNICATIONS PUBLIC RELATIONS/INVESTOR RELATIONS

SOURCE: Badger Meter, Inc.

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