Pro-Tech Energy Solutions Appoints Ian Stewart to Director of Finance

Jun 21, 2010, 09:00 ET from Pro-Tech Energy Solutions LLC

BRANCHURG, N.J., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Pro-Tech Energy Solutions LLC today announced that Ian S. Stewart of Branchburg, N.J. has been appointed Director of Finance for the self-funded turnkey energy services company, effective immediately.

Stewart will direct the financing for the company's wide array of energy efficiency upgrades and renewable energy offerings to the Mid-Atlantic region's commercial facilities looking to save money on utility costs.

Stewart brings a wealth of financial experience to his new position, most recently having spent more than two years as chief financial officer and treasurer at American Air and Ocean, Inc. in Newark, N.J., managing all finance and accounting for the corporation.

Previously, Stewart held a series of positions of increasing responsibility over nine years, including Vice President with Bear Wagner Specialists LLC, a leading NYSE specialist firm and subsidiary of The Bear Stearns Companies, Inc. (BSC) representing more than 380 publicly traded equities with an aggregate market cap greater than $2.8 trillion. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Salisbury University in Maryland.

"We are extremely pleased and excited to add a financial expert of Ian's caliber to our senior management team as we continue to build Pro-Tech Energy Solutions into the premier energy services company in the Mid-Atlantic region," said John Drexinger, Principal, Pro-Tech Energy Solutions.

"This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative company with a robust pipeline of power projects and a unique approach to project development," said Stewart. "I am excited to join the highly seasoned team of industry professionals that Pro-Tech has assembled to develop, finance and construct energy solutions and services for residential and commercial properties from simple lighting upgrades to utility scale solar installations."

As a complete turnkey company, Pro-Tech customizes the appropriate financing package to optimally balance each customer's resources, expectations and return on investment while maintaining direct control over the entire design and construction process.

Individual client savings vary depending on a number of factors including local energy rates, type of facility, hours of operation and level of business activity. The company's self-funded model allows clients to minimize financial risks by paying a portion of the savings results over the contract term.

About Pro-Tech Energy  Solutions LLC:

Branchburg, NJ-based Pro-Tech Energy Solutions LLC is a self-funded, turnkey energy services company offering a wide range of energy solutions and services for residential and commercial properties.  From simple lighting upgrades to utility scale solar installations, Pro-Tech's team of seasoned experts design and implement customized solutions so that clients can achieve cost effective, long-term savings. Pro-Tech's members have been responsible for developing and project managing the installation of over thirteen (13) MW of large and small-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) systems in New Jersey since 2003.  Pro-Tech is a member of the American Solar Energy Society, Northeast Sustainable Energy Association, the International Solar Energy Society and the New Jersey Green Building Council (US/NJGBC).  For more information, please visit

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