BOSTON, April 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EnerNOC, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENOC), a leading provider of energy intelligence software, today announced the appointment of Peter Gyenes to its Board of Directors. Mr. Gyenes served as Chairman and CEO of data integration software company Ascential and its predecessor companies VMark Software, Ardent Software, and Informix from 1996 until its acquisition by IBM in 2005. He previously served as President and CEO of Racal InterLan, Inc., and in executive management positions at Data General Corporation, Encore Computer Corporation, and Prime Computer, Inc. Earlier in his career, Gyenes held sales and technical positions at Xerox Data Systems and IBM.
"Peter has been a recognized leader in the software industry for many years. We're fortunate to have someone with such a long view of the industry's evolution, vision for where it's going, and track record of leading software companies successfully and profitably through all stages of growth," said Tim Healy, Chairman and CEO of EnerNOC.
Gyenes brings to EnerNOC significant software company board experience. He currently serves as the Lead Independent Director of Sophos plc, a global security software firm that he joined as non-executive chairman in 2006. He also serves on the boards of Intralinks, Inc. (NYSE:IL), a provider of enterprise content management and collaboration software; Pegasystems Inc. (Nasdaq:PEGA), a provider of software that automates enterprise operations; RealPage Inc. (Nasdaq:RP), a provider of web based property management software; and VistaPrint N.V. (Nasdaq:VPRT), an online global provider of marketing products and services to small businesses. He also serves on several privately-held technology companies, and as a Trustee Emeritus of the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council. Mr. Gyenes previously served on the board of directors of webMethods Inc. (acquired by Software AG Darmstadt) from 2005 to 2007; Applix, Inc. (acquired by Cognos, Inc.) from 2000 to 2007; and BladeLogic, Inc. (acquired by BMC Software, Inc.) from 2006 to 2008. In 2005, Gyenes was awarded the 2005 New England Region Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award in Software. He received a bachelor's degree in mathematics and an MBA from Columbia University. He brings over four decades of technology experience to the EnerNOC Board spanning sales, marketing, technical, and general management roles within the global software and computer industries.
"I've been involved in the maturation of the high tech industry – especially as it relates to software, data integration and enterprise solutions – from a variety of vantage points. I plan to leverage that experience to help EnerNOC expand its reach into the enterprise," said Gyenes. "EnerNOC is the definitive leader in energy intelligence software, and I look forward to working with the current board and executive team to continue creating value in this category."
EnerNOC is a leading provider of energy intelligence software. EnerNOC unlocks the full value of energy management for utility and commercial, institutional, and industrial (C&I) customers by delivering a comprehensive suite of demand-side management services that reduce real-time demand for electricity, increase energy efficiency, improve energy supply transparency in competitive markets, and mitigate emissions. EnerNOC's Utility Solutions™ offerings, which include both implementation and consulting services, are helping hundreds of utilities and grid operators worldwide meet their demand-side management objectives. EnerNOC serves thousands of commercial, institutional, and industrial customers worldwide through a suite of energy management applications including: DemandSMART™, comprehensive demand response; EfficiencySMART™, continuous energy savings; and SupplySMART™, energy price and risk management. EnerNOC's Network Operations Center (NOC) offers 24x7x365 customer support. For more information, visit www.enernoc.com.
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