(1888PressRelease) Energy Industry Veteran Latest Addition to Intelagrid Board of Directors.
Richmond-Petersburg, VA – Intelagrid, LLC, the emerging leader in standards-based smart grid solutions, today announced that Tom Chewning, former executive vice president and CFO of Dominion Resources, has joined its board of directors. Chewning brings over 20 years of energy industry experience and actively advises Intelagrid on its various strategies and operations.
Mr. Chewning joined Dominion Resources in 1987 and served in a variety of positions throughout his career. For 10 years prior to Dominion, Chewning served as the CEO of Van Lines Inc., a Seattle-based transportation company. Mr. Chewning chairs numerous foundations and councils in addition to sitting on several foundation boards and the state treasury of Virginia. Chewning was awarded the CFO of the Year for the Utility Industry for 2005 by Institutional Investor Magazine.
Costa Apostolakis, founder and CEO of Intelagrid said, “Tom Chewning is an industry and community leader in addition to being a highly accomplished executive. Tom is a natural fit for our board of directors given his vision, experience, and deep understanding of the energy industry. I look forward to working with Tom as we transition Intelagrid from a startup to the industry leader in standards-based Smart Grid Solutions.”
Intelagrid is the emerging leader in broadband standards-based smart grid and smart home products. Intelagrid enables utilities to deploy a scalable, reliable, and secure infrastructure for advanced metering and real time monitoring that will scale as the needs of the smart grid grow over time.
Intelagrid’s software suite allows utilities and their customers (residential and commercial/industrial) to manage and monitor all aspects of the system through a unified portal/web/smartphone environment. The software supports all major web browsers, iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry, iGoogle, and any smartphone.
By deploying a broadband shared network infrastructure, utilities can implement multiple services including advanced metering, distribution automation, demand response, smart home and other applications at a fraction of comparable costs. Building an intelligent smart grid lowers capital costs and provides a future proof network that will save energy and operating costs. When planning the intelligent smart grid of tomorrow, partner with a company that makes it available today.
More information about Intelagrid’s solution can be found at www.intelagrid.com.
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