Watertown, MA, March 31, 2015 – David Adamian will become GreenerU’s second CEO, succeeding founder Rob Pratt who will continue as Chairman of the Board. “I am delighted to announce David’s appointment as Chief Executive Officer,” Pratt said. “We have worked closely together to build GreenerU as a company since before the company’s launch in 2009, and David’s capabilities and talents as a knowledgeable energy manager, trusted advisor to college clients, expert engineer and team leader have been at the heart of GreenerU’s significant growth over the past 6 years.”
The GreenerU Board of Directors approved Mr. Adamian’s appointment as CEO on March 24th and he begins his new position on April 1st. He assumes the leadership of a company which has grown substantially in recent years, recognized as the New England Clean Energy Council’s “Breakout Company of the Year” in 2014 as well as finishing in the top 25% of the 2014 Inc. 5000 listing of the fastest growing private companies in the US.
“We’ve built a great company, and I am excited to take on the role of CEO,” Adamian said, “with the opportunity to continue GreenerU’s growth and build on its reputation as a leader in serving the energy and engagement needs of colleges, universities and independent schools in New England. We’ve achieved great success with a growing client base and a diversifying set of offerings in in recent years. I look forward to working with my team and our clients in taking the company to its next level of growth both in New England and beyond.”
Previously serving as Senior Vice President of GreenerU, David Adamian is an industry veteran with over 20 years of experience including thirteen years in various engineering and management roles at HEC/Select Energy Services. Adamian was also a Vice President at Carter & Burgess and was President of his own company, Adamian Energy Solutions, before joining Pratt and CFO David Kopans in founding GreenerU in 2009.
“We have had a terrific run in growing GreenerU,” Pratt said, “and I am confident that David’s capabilities, along with company managers such as Kailash Viswanathan, Vice President of Operations, and Dallase Scott, Director of Change Management, will lead GreenerU to new heights in helping colleges and schools become more energy efficient and sustainable while reducing their greenhouse gas emissions.”
GreenerU has an impressive client base. The company has done substantial energy efficiency and campus engagement work at more than 25 educational institutions, including Assumption College, Babson College, Brandeis University, Brooks School, Brown University, Clark University, Dartmouth College, Dean College, Hampshire College, Lesley University, Mt. Holyoke College, Nichols College, University of Hartford, University of New Haven, Williams College, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Yale University and others.
Founded in 2009, GreenerU is a leading provider of energy solutions and services to the higher education marketplace. Through its core technical capabilities and its unique, integrated behavioral change management approach, GreenerU helps colleges and universities save energy, update infrastructure, reduce deferred maintenance, and engage stakeholders to help institutions meet their sustainability goals. Using a best-in-class integrated offering approach to serve the specialized needs of its higher education clients, the Company delivers lasting, high-value solutions to a client base with complex challenges and significant needs.