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EcoFAB is a social venture delivering home efficiency consulting services and retrofit construction. We provide on-the-job training opportunities with the purpose of developing qualified and empowered workers to support the emerging green economy. EcoFAB is located in Seattle at the McKinstry Innovation Center and is collaborating with regional leaders in clean energy and green building to adopt the best tools and techniques in residential sustainable solutions.
Green Consultants provides management consulting services that help companies thrive through sustainability strategies and business optimization programs. We identify opportunities to improve the bottom line and catalyze the passion of employees to make profitable and positive changes. We specialize in strategy, change management, performance measurement, process optimization, and technology adoption. We were the first management consulting firm to be certified the rigorous San Francisco Green Business Program.
HTS Enterprises provides a comprehensive suite of energy engineering consulting; policy; research and education services. HTS Enterprises provides and has active projects in power generation and delivery, energy efficiency, renewable energy, nuclear energy, alternative fuels, energy education, sustainable communities, alternative transportation, advanced vehicle technologies, advance building technologies, weatherization, recycling, workforce development, energy materials technology and advance energy research.
TYMEL MANAGEMENT CONSULTING
TYMEL provides clients with innovative promotional solutions and management services that include graphic design, website design, event planning services, program development and promotional products. Our extensive line of products, customer focused services and management team with over 30 years of combined experience make TYMEL a leader in the management consulting industry. TYMEL’s commitment to the environment makes us a go-to source for planet-friendly products, while also providing a wide array of other items suitable for offices, meetings, conferences, and events.
Volt Energy is a full service renewable energy and energy efficiency project development company. Volt Energy draws on the experience of its diverse team of professionals in public and private finance, engineering, and project management to develop, build, and manage state of the art alternative energy projects for federal, state, and local governments, municipalities, businesses, non-profits, and utility companies. Volt Energy also focuses on green job training and green energy education with its subsidiary, Volt Green Energy Training, LLC. Volt Green Energy’s mission is to provide innovative curriculum and workforce development training that lead to industry-recognized certifications and jobs within a related green industry.
TONY ALATI, DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS (DETROIT)
Tony is an experienced business operator dealing with most functional aspects of the business to help grow sales and keep costs in check. He is an effective leader, team builder and communicator with the ability to create high performing teams focused on achieving common goals. Tony has extensive experience in Talent Management/Human Resources and all aspects of the employee lifecycle.
DAVID DIRMISH, DIRECTOR OF SHARED SERVICES OPERATIONS (CHICAGO)
David is a service Delivery executive with experience in Finance, Accounting, Marketing & Communications, Human Resources and Facilities & Services. He has expertise in overall operations with an HR masters degree and 7 years of industry experience as an HR Director. David also has extensive experience in managing large projects and teams.
KEVIN SINGEL, SENIOR DIRECTOR (DENVER)
Kevin is a business leader with over 20 years of experience organizing and operating business units of up to 1000 people including hiring, staff management/direction, financial management, customer service and quality improvement. He has an excellent ability to understand client business needs and service expectations, and translating them into operational direction and improvement. Kevin has deep experience in information technology and corporate training services as well as extensive experience advising, consulting and building HR systems/organizations.
JEFFREY T. MIERS, SENIOR EXECUTIVE (HOUSTON)
As Senior Executive in Accenture’s Global Energy Practice, Jeff serves on the leadership team of Accenture’s Global Gas group within the Energy practice. He currently leads work in gas and LNG at large international energy companies while also supporting growth of Accenture’s gas practice in Europe, China, West Africa, Middle East and Australia. Jeff’s focus is on helping his clients develop and execute business strategies through delivery of new or re-engineered business processes and systems.
GEORGE VALAIKA (CHICAGO)
Accenture Business Services Training, Knowledge Management and Quality Lead with extensive program and project management experience, including the establishment of effective offshore operations. Expertise in Operations, Training, continuous improvement and delivery excellence methods, including Lean Six Sigma.