Burlington, MA – WindESCo, a wind energy efficiency company that is using a combination of wind farm domain expertise, advanced analytics, and smart sensing to revolutionize how wind farms leverage data to maximize profit and performance, today announced that long time industry executive Dr. Mark Preston will join the WindESCo team as VP Alliances and Delivery.
“Mark is an industry executive with a unique blend of technology and leadership experience that creates a perfect fit for the new VP Alliances and Delivery role,” said Mo Dua, CEO WindESCo. “In this role, Mark will focus on developing strategic alliances with customers that give their businesses a competitive edge and delivering outstanding, scalable customer service. We’re thrilled to have Mark’s skillset at this exciting and crucial time for the business.”
“I have been watching wind efficiency technology companies for some time, but WindESCo is the first to go beyond simply acquiring and presenting data. WindESCo’s unique approach of using proprietary technology and deep expertise to present customers with specific, actionable recommendations that can quickly be turned into extra project margin is what the industry really needs,” said Dr. Preston. “I’m honored to join such a talented team with a great future, and I look forward to working together to help the company grow.”
Mark’s 30+ year career spans all aspects of renewable energy technology and operations including wind and solar generation, power conversion, storage, SCADA, microgrid control, construction, and O&M. He served in senior leadership roles for GE, Vestas, Northern Power, Array Technologies, and several early-stage companies.
Mark holds a B.S., Mechanical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, and a Ph.D., Electrical, Electronic & Control Engineering, from the University of Sussex in England.