San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) December 04, 2014
The Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO), a peer advisory group for million dollar plus women-led companies, is pleased to announce Nicole Shaughnessy is the newest member of the East Bay (San Francisco) Chapter of the WPO. Nicole Shaughnessy is the founder and president of The Finerty Group, Inc. (FGI), a leading provider of energy advisory and energy brokerage services.
“I am very pleased to welcome Nicole Shaughnessy to the WPO,” said Marsha Firestone, Ph.D., President and Founder of the WPO. “As an organization for women business leaders of multimillion dollar companies, WPO membership is highly selective. Nicole Shaughnessy’s membership in the WPO is a testament to her incredible success in the energy business.”
Nicole Shaughnessy is recognized for her pioneering role as an executive in the energy industry, representing many firsts as a woman. She is the first Women-Owned Business (WBE) to sell wholesale power to Southern California Edison, as well as, the first and only WBE to sell Renewable Energy Credits to San Diego Gas & Electric.
“When I began in the energy industry, there were few women and even fewer in executive roles. I’m proud of the success I’ve achieved and I look forward to interacting with women in other industries who share the same drive and passion for their work that I do,” said Nicole Shaughnessy, founder and president, The Finerty Group, Inc.
The Finerty Group has extensive energy industry knowledge and regulatory insight that helps solve unique business challenges for FGI clients. The Company has three primary service offerings: Energy Advisory, Energy Brokerage, Marketer of Wholesale Power and Gas. FGI energy advisory solutions are tailored to each client, and grounded in first-hand knowledge of the green and brown energy sectors.
About The Finerty Group, Inc.
The Finerty Group, Inc. (FGI) is a leading provider of energy advisory and energy brokerage services, as well as a marketer of wholesale power and gas. FGI clients are utilities, project developers and Fortune 500 companies investing in opportunities within the wholesale and retail energy markets. Our goal is to obtain the best possible result for every client. To learn more, visit http://www.finertygrp.com/
About the WPO
The WPO is the ultimate affiliation for successful women entrepreneurs worldwide. In monthly meetings across the world, women from diverse industries invest time and energy in themselves and their businesses to drive their corporations to the next level. Local WPO chapters are coordinated by a professional facilitator and meet monthly to share business expertise and experience in a noncompetitive, confidential setting. For more information, call 212-688-4114 or visit http://www.womenpresidentsorg.com.