Toronto, Ontario, March 29, 2012 ENBALA Power Networks has appointed Robert Chiste to the company’s Board of Directors.
As the Chairman and CEO of Comverge from 2001 to 2009, Chiste helped establish the Demand Response industry and grew the company from a market cap of less than $5 million to over $300 million. He founded the company’s commercial and industrial business and spearheaded its first international initiative. He was also the co-creator of the outsourced Residential Demand Management program, known as Virtual Peaking Capacity.
“Bob is a welcome addition to ENBALA’s board of directors, and his presence on the board gives us access to an important mind in the electricity demand management sector,” said Ron Dizy, President and CEO, ENBALA Power Networks. “His deep knowledge about electricity services and the Smart Grid, and his 28 years of experience in the sector, are unparalleled, and I look forward to working with him.”