Marlborough, MA (PRWEB) July 22, 2010
BRIDGE Energy Group, Inc., the Trusted Advisor and Implementation Partner for providing Smart Grid solutions to the Energy industry, today announced that CEO, Tony Giroti, has been elected to the OASIS Board of Directors. Giroti will begin his two-year term at the Board meeting on July 29, 2010.
“Members of the OASIS Board of Directors are chosen by democratic election, as consortium leadership is selected based solely on merit,” explains Laurent Liscia, Executive Director of OASIS. “We are pleased that the membership has elected Tony Giroti in recognition of his leadership and contribution to advancing open standards across multiple industries.”
OASIS, the international open standards consortium, continues to be distinguished by its open election process, member participation, and the quality of its leadership. The OASIS Board of Directors is comprised of executive-level officers, experienced in managing organizational growth, defining policies and dedicated to advancing open standards for interoperability.
“I am humbled to be recognized by the standards community and look forward to leveraging my experience in advancing open standards for interoperability during my tenure on the Board,” said Tony Giroti, CEO of BRIDGE. “It is an honor to work alongside the distinguished members of the OASIS Board in a unified commitment to help guide OASIS on its mission to drive the development, adoption and implementation of open standards.”
The eleven-member Board provides governance and strategic direction for the non-profit consortium comprised of more than 5,000 participants representing over 600 organizations and individual members in 100 countries.
About BRIDGE Energy Group, Inc.:
BRIDGE Energy Group, Inc., is the trusted advisor and implementation partner for providing Smart Grid solutions to clients in the Energy industry. BRIDGE offers business and IT transformation strategy planning as well as program management and implementation services in support of key Market Operations, Grid Operations and Smart Grid initiatives across Generation, Transmission, Distribution, Independent System Operators and Regional Transmission Operators. Founded in 2004, BRIDGE is headquartered in Marlborough, MA with offices in Austin, TX; Albany, NY; Sacramento, CA; and Rutland, VT. For more information on BRIDGE, please contact 888-351-8999 or visit http://www.BridgeEnergyGroup.com.
OASIS (Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards) is a not-for-profit, international consortium that drives the development, convergence and adoption of open standards for the global information society. OASIS promotes industry consensus and produces worldwide standards for the Smart Grid, security, Web services, XML conformance, business transactions, electronic publishing, and other applications. OASIS open standards offer the potential to lower cost, stimulate innovation, grow global markets, and protect the right of free choice of technology. OASIS members broadly represent the marketplace of public and private sector technology leaders, users and influencers. The consortium has more than 5,000 participants representing over 600 organizations and individual members in 100 countries. http://www.oasis-open.org
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