Who we are
We are a group of individuals that are driven to create a more sustainable and equitable world by delivering solutions that empower communities. Our edge of grid technologies creates opportunities by providing EV charging infrastructure anywhere.
We seek to make owning an electric vehicle an option for anyone, anywhere. Our innovative solutions deliver energy for DC rapid chargers whenever and wherever it's needed to reliably meet the demand for charging at the edge of the grid. We give our customers the freedom to tackle new opportunities without the complexity and cost of upgrading traditional infrastructure.
Greg is the founder and serves as the CEO of EdgeEnergy. Prior to his work with EdgeEnergy Greg was a founding partner of Single Phase Power Solutions, EdgeEnergy's parent company. Greg spent 25 years with consumer products giant Proctor & Gamble where he served as the Vice President of Global Logistics and Supply chain for Asia. Greg led the R&D team that developed the EdgeEV Power Souce. Greg holds a degree in mechanical engineering from Case Western Reserve University.
Jon serves as the Chief Financial Officer of EdgeEnergy. Jon is an innovative, strategic, and operational finance executive with 30 years of senior-level experience in the banking, technology, and e-mobility sectors. Jon has launched new divisions for Wells Fargo and Chase generating $300M+ in sales along with numerous private companies. Prior to joining EdgeEnergy, Jon was the CFO & COO for Laureti Mobility Group, headquartered in London, and has scaled several early-stage EV charging companies through hyper-growth periods over the past 5 years. Jon holds a degree in Finance and is an EV driver that is passionate about working with early-stage companies that further the adoption of sustainable mobility.
Vice President of Technology
Dale Friesen is a Professional Engineer with more than 25 years experience developing and implementing energy conservation and efficiency programing, including the adoption of evolving energy technologies for improved productivity and enhanced energy utilization. A graduate of the University of Manatoba, Dale is an accredited Professional Engineer (P.E.) with extensive industrial and commercial experience. Dale has worked on projects with major energy users, equipment manufacturers, electric utilities, and government agencies.
Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Ben serves as the head of sales and marketing for EdgeEnergy. Ben provides leadership for the day-to-day operations of the sales, marketing, and product teams while maintaining a focus on the company's strategic goals, which include, go-to-market strategy, revenue growth, brand awareness, channel partnerships, and vertical expansion. Prior to joining EdgeEnergy Ben has held sales management, marketing, and business development positions in several midwestern companies as well as founding a brand development and marketing firm in Cincinnati in 2011. Ben attended Northern Kentucky University where he studied Marketing, Business Management, and History.
Director of Finance, Accounting & Investor Relations
Gatewood works with the team to develop and implement creative strategies with a focus on the company's strategic goals. Gatewood brings experience from his work with several start-ups and a passion for advancing clean transportation. Gatewood holds degrees in Accounting and Finance from the University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business and Economics.
Lead Design Engineer
Ronn has the distiction of being the co-inventor of Written-Pole™ techonolgy which is at the core of our EdgeEV70™ Power Supply. Ronn is also the co-patent owner of numerous U.S. and foreign patents. In his long career, Ronn has had extensive experience in electrical engineering. Ronn was part of the team that developed the EdgeEV. A retired U.S. Army Captain, Ronn holds an Electrical Engineering degree from Auburn University, and was Professor of Engineering at the State College of Florida.
Director of Strategic Partnerships
Laura works to develop new relationships and strategies on how to deploy our products. She provides leadership around account management and new projects and leads new sales directives. She brings considerable experience from the e-mobility industry in both automotive and charging infrastructure. Prior to joining EdgeEnergy, Laura has worked with EV Connect, EV Box, and Laureti Mobility.
Technology and Supply Chain Manager
Luke studied chemical engineering at the University of Cincinnati before persuing a more hands-on career as a mechanic. With a systems-oriented approach to problem-solving, he eventually realized that a more technical field would present the challenges he desired. He joined the EdgeEnergy team in 2019 and has worked directly with company leadership, product development team, and engineering team to streamline production processes and increase research and development efficiency.
Market Analyst Intern
Aishani is a Sophomore at The Ohio State University pursuing a BSBA in Business Administration with a specialization in Finance and a minor in Spanish and Business Analytics at the Max M. Fisher College of Business. Aishani works with our Business Development Team to explore potential market opportunities for our products.
Principal, Silicon Foundry
Elsa Givan is a Principal at Silicon Foundry, an innovation advisory firm based in San Francisco. She leads the firm's work in public-private partnerships, economic development, and mobility/energy verticals. Elsa is also a Venture Partner at Republic and Strategy & Operations Lead at We3, a community for women and non-binary individuals in Web3. Prior to joining Silicon Foundry, Elsa was a speechwriter at West Wing Writers, a speechwriting and strategy firm. She began her career as a consultant at Capco, where she worked with commercial banks to transform their digital and omnichannel strategies. Elsa holds a BS in International Politics and Security Studies from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Will is the co-founder of Vehya a Detroit-based company that offers turn-key solutions for electric vehicle charging. Vehya's platform uses Ai combined with a network of electrical contractors to provide sales, installation, and servicing of EV chargers. Vehya believes in an all-electric future and they are committed to creating 100,000 electrical professionals by 2030. Like EdgeEnergy, Vehya believes that workforce development is a key part of a sustainable and equitable furture.
KAMEALE C. TERRY
Kameale is the Co-Founder and CEO of ChargerHelp, Inc. an app that enables on-demand repair of electric vehicle charging stations. As the former Director of Programs at EV Connect, an electric vehicle charge station network provider, Kameale structured and led teams to execute electric vehicle infrastructure projects and programs in the United States, Australia, and Canada for commercial and government entities. Her most notable projects include the Electrify America - Phase One Program, the Southern California Edison Charge Ready Pilot, and the New York Power Authority portfolio.
Prior to this role Kameale created, hired, and oversaw the Customer Experience Department at EV Connect, by partnering with the Southbay Workforce Investment Board to employ candidates from the local community. As a South Central Los Angeles native, Kameale believes that an equitable green economy can be achieved through impactful workforce development and realignment.
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