Bridgewater, NJ (Vocus/PRWEB) April 02, 2011
Energy Edge Technologies Corporation (EETC), a national energy engineering and services firm has hired Joseph Ragosta, Ph.D. as their new Chief Executive Officer. Robert Holdsworth, President and founder of EETC, stated that the company’s growth, future goals and upcoming listing on the NASDAQ OTCBB led to the need to bring in a highly regarded and experienced CEO. “Energy Edge has been extremely fortunate to have experienced considerable growth since our inception eight years ago,” said Holdsworth. “Our customer list and industry opportunities continue to grow, and in order to capitalize on those opportunities and implement our growth strategies we knew it was the right time to hire a highly respected and qualified leader with a proven track record of success to bring the company to the next level.”
Dr. Ragosta comes to EETC with an impressive resume most recently as the former CEO of Ely Energy, a Tulsa, OK based design and fabrication company serving global markets with products applied downstream in a variety of energy and environmental markets. Prior to Ely Energy, Dr. Ragosta served as President of Oseco, a manufacturer of rupture discs, explosion valves, and other pressure relief products. Dr. Ragosta also previously served as President of Ionex in Tully, NY and General Manager of Graver Tech in Glasgow, DE. He received a bachelor’s degree from The Pennsylvania State University and his master’s degree and doctorate from Cornell University.
“Dr. Ragosta came to our attention because of his strong execution skills, his proven ability to lead top performing teams and his track record in driving shareholder value,” stated Holdsworth. “He has demonstrated these skills time and again with his previous employers and we are delighted to have him lead our company.”
“I am excited by the vast opportunities available to Energy Edge and I am also thrilled to work for a company that affords the chance to truly make a difference in the world,” said Dr. Ragosta. “The Energy Edge team has built a very solid base from which to exponentially grow the business and increase shareholder value and I look forward to doing just that.”
About Energy Edge Technologies Corporation (EETC)
EETC has a highly-trained staff of professional engineers and energy experts with over 200 years of combined industry experience. The energy engineering and services firm serves a wide variety of clients in various industries and geographies ranging from Fortune 500 and Global 1000, to small to mid-sized organizations. For more information, please visit http://www.energyet.com.
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