SmartWatt Energy, Inc. Chicago, IL Office Grows With New Staff

Share Article

Leading energy-efficiency solutions provider, SmartWatt Energy, expands business in Midwest through growth of National Accounts in food processing and cold storage markets--responds to demand by hiring Project Engineer in Chicago office.

midwest high IRR energy reduction project

Americold forklift operators enjoy improved working conditions after SmartWatt Energy LED lighting retrofit

Our opportunities in the Midwest have grown significantly due to our National Accounts, and we need talented, experienced employees to further our growth.

SmartWatt Energy, Inc. is pleased to announce that Aaron Raftery has recently joined the company as Project Engineer in the company’s Chicago, IL, office.

SmartWatt Energy is a leading nationwide provider of turnkey energy-efficiency solutions for commercial, industrial, government and utility customers. The number of cold storage LED lighting retrofit projects and comprehensive energy efficiency solutions for the food processing industry in the Midwest continues to grow, with major projects currently underway with Americold and Seneca Foods as part of SmartWatt Energy’s National Accounts program.

“Our opportunities in the Midwest have grown significantly due to our National Accounts, and we need talented, experienced employees to further our growth,” said Tarek El-Gohary, Vice President of East Coast Operations for SmartWatt Energy, Inc. “Aaron has proven his ability to develop and grow programs in our industry, and he’ll be an asset to our team.”

Aaron Raftery, of Chicago, IL, has three years of experience in the management of turnkey energy efficiency programs. He was integral in developing Lime Energy’s Buffalo office in 2009 to administer National Grid’s Small Business Direct Install Program in Western, New York. In 2010, Aaron created and managed a new program for Lime Energy, which targeted mid to large sized commercial and industrial businesses in Upstate New York. Aaron earned his Master’s Degree in Mathematics from the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, where he was a GAAN Fellowship recipient. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Biomechanics from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. Aaron will be developing and managing projects throughout the Midwest.

ABOUT SMARTWATT ENERGY, INC.

SmartWatt Energy, Inc., is a leading nationwide provider of turnkey energy-efficiency solutions. SmartWatt Energy is dedicated to lowering businesses’ operational costs through demand-side energy-reduction strategies. SmartWatt Energy provides whole building energy assessments and implements lighting retrofits, variable-frequency drives and control system enhancements to help commercial, industrial, government and utility customers meet their sustainability goals. SmartWatt Energy’s energy-efficiency services include construction-grade energy audits, value-engineered designs, self-performed installations, utility incentive procurement, facilitation of EPAct 2005 tax deductions and maintenance support.

# # #

Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

Danielle Marquis
Visit website