DALLAS, July 24, 2018 — Cenergistic, energy conservation technology company, announced today the appointment of Anthony Erickson as Executive Vice President (EVP) of Services and Operations. Anthony (Tony) will be based in Dallas, Texas and responsible for all client implementations and enhancing the overall customer experience. Tony will take leadership of a 250-strong measurement and verification, consulting services and energy specialist team across North America.
“Tony has a proven track record of success in operations and customer service delivery having served in a leadership capacity for some of the world’s largest Fortune 500 consulting and technology firms,” said Ray Hood, Chief Executive Officer, Cenergistic. “With 20 years of energy and operations expertise, Tony will help elevate the Cenergistic customer experience building on 30+ years of our success in energy technology and conservation.”
Tony began his career at IBM as a Sales Director and Consulting Executive where he served for 10 years providing leadership across all IBM brands for services and hardware in energy and utilities consulting markets. After IBM, Tony joined HP Enterprise Services where he spent six years as Vice President and General Manager with responsibility for a $350M portfolio of utilities, oil and gas, engineering, chemicals, mining and media and entertainment verticals. Tony then spent two years at Accenture as Managing Director for North America Resources with an $800M portfolio of business. Most recently Tony served as Principal for Sales Benchmark Index (SBI) where he coached C-Suite executives in best practices to exceed revenue growth objectives.
“This opportunity leverages my experience in utilities and technology to drive the outcomes clients expect from Cenergistic,” said Anthony Erickson, EVP of Services and Operations, Cenergistic. “I’m excited to join the leadership team as we further enable clients to conserve natural resources by using technology to increase behavioral change.”
For more than 30 years Cenergistic has helped over 1,400 schools, universities, municipalities and hospitals find more than $5B in hidden electricity, natural gas and water savings by applying technology and behavior-based conservation programs in their facilities. Superintendents, CFOs, COOs and board members can reduce energy and water spending by 20-30% annually with no capital investment. Cenergistic’s program improves the comfort and quality of the end-user environment, helping building occupants increase productivity and sustainability. The Cenergistic program supplements the facility managers’ expertise with specialized engineers and technology to optimize their energy and water spend. For 10 consecutive years, Cenergistic has been recognized by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year. Our clients represent 19% of all ENERGY STAR® certified buildings in the U.S. To learn more visit www.cenergistic.com.