Dale Erker Joins Site Controls as Executive Vice President of Sales
Erker Brings Extensive Experience to Grow Site Controls' Presence in Chain Retail Market
AUSTIN, TX - May 28, 2008 Site Controls, the leading provider of enterprise energy management, facilities intelligence and grid efficiency solutions, announced today that Dale Erker has joined the company as Executive Vice President of Sales.
In his new role, Erker will lead the Site Controls sales and business development teams. Erker has over 27 years of combined experience in executive management, sales, marketing, engineering and production management. He has an extensive track record in developing and executing aggressive business plans while delivering high revenue performance.
"I am enthusiastic about the addition of Dale to our Executive team," said Dan Sharplin, CEO of Site Controls. "Site Controls is poised to benefit from significant industry trends such as rising energy costs, a corporate commitment to environmental sustainability and utility grid capacity issues. Dale is a strategic business leader who will help us capitalize on these opportunities."
"I am very excited about contributing to the success of Site Controls and bringing its innovative energy management, facility automation and peak load management solutions to market," said Erker. "With spiraling energy costs and a corporate focus on environmental sustainability, our solutions are becoming increasingly strategic for chain retailers to gain competitive advantage in today's tough business environment."
Erker comes to Site Controls most recently from ClearOrbit, Inc., where he headed up the worldwide sales team. Previously, he was Group vice President at Manugistics and managed channel development for Platinum Software. Included in Erker's success stories is a twelve-year career with IBM Corporation progressing through several field assignments to director of marketing. Erker began his professional career with ALCOA as an industrial engineer prior to entering sales. He graduated from Kansas State University with a B.S. in Industrial Engineering.
About Site Controls
Site Controls provides enterprise-wide energy management, facilities intelligence, and grid efficiency solutions to commercial customers and power suppliers. The company's solutions incorporate energy efficiency, corporate social responsibility, comfort and controls, operational intelligence, and demand response services. Site Controls' proven record of delivering value is demonstrated at over 2,000 client sites representing hundreds of megawatts of electrical load under management. For more information, visit www.sitecontrols.com.