ANDREW BARTH, E.M.P.
Andrew Barth is Partner at CSD Energy Advisors, LLC, an energy management firm based in Houston, TX that utilizes market knowledge and leveraged buying power to implement procurement strategies that merge price and product, to maximize our client’s energy portfolio. Prior to CSD Energy Advisors, he was the Vice President at Incite Energy, LLC, a national energy management firm and Demand Response service provider that assists clients with the development and implementation of integrated energy solutions. Andrew combines years of industry experience, customer service, and technology to provide client based solutions. His areas of expertise are in the planning and sourcing of commodity procurement strategies, risk management, and the development of efficiency and sustainability initiatives.
JASON BECK, E.M.P.
Jason Beck, is a sales & marketing leader with 10+ years of experience growing customer bases for startups to Fortune 500 companies within retail energy. He has an extensive background in creating and executing multi-channel customer engagement plans while streamlining internal cross-functional processes through software automation. Some of these channels include door-to-door, Brokerage, Telemarketing, Digital and Direct Mail. Past positions include managing 3rd party sales channels for Constellation, leading the residential business unit for AEP Energy and VP of Marketing, Reporting and Analytics for Source Power & Gas. At Powermatrix he is working to Connect People through Technology to bring Trust to Retail Energy Markets.
SHANA PAGE, E.M.P.
CONFERENCE + EVENTS
Shana Page is a Business Development Manager at Freepoint Energy Solutions, a leading retail electricity supplier in North America. Based in Houston, TX, Shana facilitates electricity contracts for C&I customers, while providing a high level of customer service. During her career, she has managed broker relationships with multiple, high-profile Aggregators, Brokers and Consultants (ABCs) throughout the ERCOT, PJM, NYISO and ISO-NE service territories. Prior to joining Freepoint, Shana spent 10 years in similar sales positions at Engie, Constellation, Liberty Power and Source Power & Gas. Shana holds a BS from The University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona.
DAVID ROYLANCE, E.M.P.
STANDARDS + COMPLIANCE
David has more than 25 years in the energy industry with a proven track record of delivering innovative solutions for competitive electricity and natural gas consumers across the North American and European restructured markets. Most recently, David co-founded Prism Energy Solutions, an energy consultancy for commercial natural gas and electricity consumers. Prior to forming his own company, David was Senior Vice President for Reliant Energy, where since 2001 he led the commercial and industrial sales and marketing division before joining SaveOnEnergy in 2009. While in his position at Reliant, he drove the profitable expansion of the company’s retail business, establishing Reliant as the second largest competitive retailer for businesses in the United States.
PAUL SMOLEN, E.M.P.
Legislative + Regulatory
Paul has over twenty-five years of experience in infrastructure development and regulatory compliance. His clients include public- and private-sector organizations preparing to exercise their options in deregulated telecommunications and electric markets. Paul helps public power utilities and other entities to implement retail electric plans. He has served as a municipal regulatory affairs officer and negotiated licenses and franchises for cable-television and telecommunications providers.
His duties included rights-of-way management, telecommunications tower sitting, Internet public service delivery and other economic development initiatives. As an economist at the Public Utility Commission of Texas, Paul was involved in telecommunications and electric tariff development and rate design. He also coordinated conservation and load-management projects and served on several Federal Communications Commission Joint Boards.