NiSource Inc., 801 E. 86th Ave., Merrillville, is an energy holding company that provides natural gas, electricity and other products and services. It operates in three segments: gas distribution operations, Columbia Pipeline Group operations, and electric operations. The company reported net income of $266.2 million, or 85 cents per share, on revenue of $2.3 billion in the first quarter of 2014. A year earlier, the company reported net income of $260.5 million, or 84 cents per share, on revenue of $1.8 billion. The company’s shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker “NI.” Information for Proxy Corner was taken from the company’s annual proxy statement dated April 4 and Yahoo! Finance. View full Proxy Corner feature.