Marlborough, MA (PRWEB) October 07, 2013
BRIDGE Energy Group, the leading Utility consulting and systems integration company, today announced that utility industry executive, David Bickerstaff, joins the company as the Senior Vice President of Sales. Mr. Bickerstaff will leverage his experience in utility industry leadership roles including: sales, delivery, Operational Technology (OT) and Information Technology (IT) consulting and systems integration, transmission & distribution and regulatory issues.
In his role, Mr. Bickerstaff will be responsible for selling BRIDGE’s grid reliability solutions including Outage Restoration Management (ORM), Project Management Office (PMO), analytics, and energy efficiency. He will drive BRIDGE’s sales strategy and execution, working collaboratively with the company’s marketing, product, delivery and practice leads.
“David’s combination of industry knowledge and OT and IT solutions expertise will support the high visibility and sophistication of BRIDGE’s current and future project work,” said David E. Olsson, CEO of BRIDGE Energy Group. “We welcome David during a time of BRIDGE’s increased stature in the marketplace and look forward to his contributions to both the company and our clients.”
Mr. Bickerstaff joins BRIDGE from Oracle’s Global Utility Business Unit, where he led the North and Latin America consulting sales division. Prior to Oracle, Mr. Bickerstaff led large and emerging companies serving the electric and gas utility industry in providing consulting, systems integration, ASP, and technology services.
As an employee of multi-billion dollar utility gas firms, Atmos Energy and Pioneer Corporation, David rose to Vice President overseeing rates, mergers/acquisitions, regulatory, finance, budget, tax, shared services, and technology systems.
Mr. Bickerstaff has also acted as an expert witness before 10 state and federal utility commissions.
About BRIDGE Energy Group
BRIDGE Energy Group is the leading consulting and systems integration solutions company, focused exclusively on grid reliability for the Utility industry. Our clients leverage BRIDGE’s business, IT and OT domain expertise to achieve their operational, revenue and customer service goals. BRIDGE solutions and expert services enable engagement at any stage in the lifecycle, from strategy & regulatory to implementation & operation. Founded in 2004, BRIDGE is headquartered in Marlborough, MA. For more information on BRIDGE, please contact 888-351-8999 or visit http://www.BridgeEnergyGroup.com.