Entrepreneurship and Renewable Energy Workshop
Entrepreneurship and Renewable Energy: charting a sunny path to work and life with Jesse Grossman '01, co‐founder Soltage.
Time: 6:00 pm
Duration: 1 hour
Location: Weitz Center 236
Sponsored by: Career Center
Contact: Sarah Rechtzigel, x4296
Jesse Grossman co‐founded Soltage and has served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since our founding in October 2005. Jesse is in charge of corporate management, corporate and project finance, and business development. Jesse has formal training in emerging markets, physical science and business development. Prior to co‐founding Soltage, he worked in venture development and management, project finance, marketing, and resource use strategies in diverse locales including East Africa, Indonesia, and the East and West Coasts of the continental USA.
Jesse has worked with energy demand management, solar, as well as wind companies and project developers and has developed and managed projects for the USAID, USGS, and the Carnegie Mellon Foundation. He has an undergraduate degree in Biology from Carleton College and a MESc from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies with Business Development certification from Yale’s MacMillan Center. Mr. Grossman speaks four languages and is a published author and speaker in the field of emerging markets and renewable energy and a 2011 Ernst & Young Finalist for Entrepreneur of the Year for New Jersey.
This event occurs on:
- Thursday, February 21st, 2013