EnerNOC, Inc., a leading provider of energy management applications for utilities and commercial, institutional, and industrial customers, today announced that it has appointed Gerry Wilson to the position of Chief Information Officer (CIO). In this role, Wilson will drive EnerNOC’s IT strategy across its global operations, supporting the company’s worldwide growth and international workforce. Wilson and his team will continue to build out an IT infrastructure that reliably supports EnerNOC’s 24/7/365 energy management platform, serving the critical needs of electric power grids around the world.
“EnerNOC's core business is about harnessing the power of energy data to enable consumers and utilities to manage electricity and other resources more efficiently. EnerNOC is at a key inflection point in its growth, streaming 23 gigabytes of energy data through its Network Operations Center every day,” said Tim Healy, Chairman and CEO of EnerNOC. “We're excited to leverage Gerry's rich experience in the continued development of our world-class technology infrastructure and rapidly growing business.”
Wilson brings over 25 years of senior IT leadership experience to his new role at EnerNOC. Most recently, he served as Vice President and CIO at Unica Corporation, now part of IBM and a leading provider of Enterprise Marketing Management solutions. In this role, he led all aspects of the worldwide IT function, as well as the Real Estate, Facilities and Procurement functions. He and his team were responsible for numerous business process, infrastructure and information security improvements during his tenure, in support of the revenue growth of Unica’s Enterprise and Software-as-a-Service business. Prior to Unica, Wilson served as Senior Vice President and CIO at RSA, the Security Division of EMC, for over 8 years.
“EnerNOC has continued to invest in world-class technology and infrastructure, and I look forward to leveraging these resources to help EnerNOC do what it does best: keep electrical grids stable, and empower electricity users to realize efficiencies and savings through energy data,” said Wilson.
Wilson is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and has a Master of Business Administration degree from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Since 2007, he has also served as an Adjunct Faculty member in the MBA Program at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), in Worcester, MA.
EnerNOC (enernoc.com) unlocks the full value of energy management for our utility and commercial, institutional, and industrial (C&I) customers by reducing real-time demand for electricity, increasing energy efficiency, improving energy supply transparency in competitive markets, and mitigating emissions. We accomplish this by delivering world-class energy management applications including DemandSMART™, comprehensive demand response; EfficiencySMART™, data-driven energy efficiency; SupplySMART™, energy price and risk management; and CarbonSMART™, enterprise carbon management. Our Network Operations Center (NOC) continuously supports these applications across thousands of C&I customer sites throughout the world. Working with more than 100 utilities and grid operators globally, we deliver energy, ancillary services, and carbon mitigation resources that provide cost-effective alternatives to investments in traditional power generation, transmission, and distribution.