Get Up to Speed with UtiliWorks' Recent Announcements
October, 2013--UtiliWorks is exhibiting and presenting at the Harris Customer Training Conference October 30- November 1, 2013 in Gaylord Palms, FL. UtiliWorks' presentation will be focused on next generation Smart Metering developments and what to do to maximize the benefits of smart metering.
October, 2013--UtiliWorks is sponsoring, presenting and exhibiting at the 2013 Rural Smart Grid Summit with Synaptitude Consulting. The event is taking place October 6-8, 2013 at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, FL.
June, 2013--Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks' Managing Director is presenting at the EUCI Volt/ VAR Optimization Conference. The event is taking place June 26-27, 2013 in Nashville, TN. Dale will be presenting information on Brownsville Public Utility Board's project.
May, 2013--UtiliWorks is sponsoring, presenting and exhibiting at the 2013 Municipal Smart Grid Summit with Synaptitude Consulting. The event is taking place June 2-4, 2013 at PGA National, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
May, 2013--Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks' Managing Director is speaking at the Municipal Electric Power Association of Virginia (MEPAV) conference on Wednesday May 22, 2013 in Virginia Beach, VA. Dale will be presenting an "Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Update."
March, 2013-- UtiliWorks in conjunction with the German American Chamber of Commerce will participate in the Hannover Fair, the world's biggest tradeshow venue. The event has a strong focus on automation and IT, energy and environmental technologies, power transmission and control, manufacturing technologies, services and R&D. The event takes place in Hannover, Germany April 8-12, 2013.
January, 2013--UtiliWorks is presenting at the 2013 NRECA Tech Advantage Conference with Synaptitude on Tuesday February 19, 2013 at 3:15pm in New Orleans, LA. The session is titled "Smart Grid is Won or Lost in the Back Office."
December, 2012--Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks Managing Director is speaking on a panel at Distributech 2013 in San Diego, CA. The session, scheduled for Tuesday January 29th at 1pm is titled "A Consultant's Guide to the Smart Water Network Lifecycle."
October, 2012--UtiliWorks is sponsoring, presenting and exhibiting at the 2012 Rural Smart Grid Summit with Synaptitude Consulting. The event is taking place October 28-31, 2012 at the Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego, CA.
October, 2012--UtiliWorks is presenting at Harris North Star's Customer Conference on November 7, 2012 in Nashville, TN. The session is titled "doing more with less: Gearing Meter Data Management for the Smart Infrastructure Journey."
October, 2012--UtiliWorks will be presenting with Synaptitude at Utilimetrics' Autovation 2012 in Long Beach, CA on Wednesday October 3, 2012 at 9:45 a.m. The presentation is titled "Lessons Learned Implementing AMI in Muni's and Coop's."
June, 2012--Kody Salem, UtiliWorks Principal Consultant presented on "AMI & Back Office IT Planning" at the 2012 Kentucky- Tennessee Water Professionals Conference. The presentation occurred on Tuesday July 10, 2012 in Memphis, TN.
June, 2012-- UtiliWorks is sponsoring and exhibiting at the 56th Annual Texas Water Utility Association (TWUA) Southwest Texas Regional School conference. The event is the taking place July 8-11, 2012 at the Embassy Suites San Marcos Hotel, Spa and Conference Center in San Marcos, Texas.
June, 2012-- UtiliWorks is attending the Data Management & Analytics for Utilities Conference in San Francisco, CA. The event is taking place at the Hotel Sofitel from June 27-28, 2012.
May, 2012-- Tim Patterson, Director of Service Delivery for UtiliWorks and John Flood, UtiliWorks' Senior Project Manager are presenting at the NRECA CONNECT 12 Conference & Innovative Showcase. Their presentation "Understanding the Business Impacts of Meter Data Management," will take place Thursday, May 17 from 8:15 to 9:15 a.m. The conference will be held on May 15-18, 2012 at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel in New Orleans, LA.
March, 2012-- UtiliWorks' Managing Director, Dale Pennington will be a moderator at Greentech Media's The Networked Grid 2012. Dale's session will be on "Grid Infrastructure Analytics and Cloud-based Smart Grid Services." The event is taking place April 4-5, 2012 in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina.
March, 2012-- UtiliWorks in conjunction with the German American Chamber of Commerce will participate in the Hannover Fair, the world's biggest tradeshow venue. The event brings in over 6,000 exhibitors and 300,000 attendees. The goal of the fair is to reveal various new technologies across multiple industries. The event takes place in Hannover, Germany April 23-27, 2012.
February, 2012-- Todd Barlow, UtiliWorks VP Operations will be presenting with Steve Rudd, Utility Partners of America (UPA) at the 2012 NRECA TechAdvantage Conference. The presentation "Smart Metering and IT Implementation Planning" will take place March 7th at 2:30 p.m. at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California.
January, 2012-- Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks' Managing Director and Eddy Hernandez, Director of Customer & Information Services for Brownsville Public Utility Board are presenting at EUCI's 10th Annual Billing for Utilities Conference. The presentation topic is "AMI and Brownsville PUB: Is There a Future or is the Relationship Off?" The event is taking place January 31- February 1, 2012 in Houston, TX.
January, 2012-- UtiliWorks is exhibiting at booth 4354 at Distributech 2012 in San Antonio, TX. The event is taking place January 24-26, 2012 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.
News and Publications
November, 2013-- UtiliWorks is pleased to announce our award as one of the Louisiana Business Technology Center's (LBTC) leading graduate companies since its' inception in 1988. The LBTC celebrated its 25th Anniversary and Graduation Ceremony on Thursday, November 14th, 2013 from 6-8 p.m. at the Lod Cook Conference Center at Louisiana State University (LSU). Click here for the full press release.
May, 2013-- UtiliWorks client, Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority was awarded the Best Smart Infrastructure Project at CS Week 2013 in Tampa, FL. The Expanding Excellence Awards were announced on May 1, 2013 by CS Week and Electric Light & Power Magazine. Congratulations to Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority for a great accomplishment! Click here for the full press release.
May, 2013-- UtiliWorks is pleased to announce our award as the # 3 Company honored at the LSU 100: Fastest Growing Tiger Businesses (LSU 100) program. The LSU 100 "identifies, recognizes and celebrates the 100 fastest growing LSU-owned or LSU-led businesses in the world." Todd Barlow, UtiliWorks VP/ Operations and Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks' Managing Director received the award on Friday April 26, 2013 at the Crowne Plaza Baton Rouge Hotel. Click here to read the full press release.
May, 2013-- UtiliWorks' applauds the City of Ruston for the completion of their Smart Grid Investment Grant program. The City of Ruston completed the three year, $8.77M project on time and on budget. The project was fueled by a matching grant from the DOE of $4.3M. Click here to read the full press release.
October, 2012-- UtiliWorks' VP/Operations, Todd Barlow was featured in the Baton Rouge Business Report on October 15, 2012. The article describes the development of UtiliWorks from its' founding in 2006 by Dale Pennington and Todd Barlow. Click here to read the article.
October, 2013-- Athens Silaban joins the UtiliWorks team as a Consultant- Inside Sales. Athens provides support and coordination for the UtiliWorks Sales team and the Service Delivery team. His key responsibilities include leading and managing proposal development efforts. In addition, Athens provides support on procedures, methods, and tools with the goal of maximizing the capacity and quality of the Sales Teams efforts.
September, 2013-- Jennifer Efferson joins the Utiliworks team as Business Office Administrator. She will be managing affairs related to office operations and communications/ reporting between the different divisions in UtiliWorks. Jennifer has excellent communication skills, as well as over 7 years of experience in Office and Project Management.
February, 2013-- Tom Grim joins the UtiliWorks team as a Principal Consultant. He will bring his experience in all aspects of metering from project conception and RFP to project management, configuration and testing of various MDM and Collection Engine systems. Tom has previously worked on AMI/ Smart Grid Implementation, Meter Data Management Systems, Communication Technology and project management for large Industry Owned Utilities, Commissions and other utility-focused companies.
January, 2013-- Tanu Jacob joins the UtiliWorks team as the Business Development Manager. Her responsibilities include opportunity qualification, proposal management, and marketing campaign development. She actively presents and participates at industry events. Tanu has over 12 years of successful management in the business development sector for Fortune 100 and 500 companies, as well as experience in the telecom and automotive industries.
January, 2013-- Ed Miller joins the UtiliWorks team as the Service Deliver Director. His responsibilities include defining requirements, developing business cases, recruiting personnel, allocating resources and ensuring all project deliverables are met. Ed has deep experience leading complex projects and project teams in the telecommunications and M2M sectors prior to joining UtiliWorks.
August, 2012-- Ashley Biggs joins the UtiliWorks team as a Business Office Administrator. She will be managing affairs related to office operations and communications/ reporting between the different divisions in UtiliWorks. Ashley has excellent communication skills including experience in inside / outside sales and order fulfillment.
February, 2012-- Kalin Fuller joins the UtiliWorks team as a Consultant. He will be applying his previous Smart Grid project experience as a business analyst. Kalin excels as a lead analyst focusing in strategic planning, business case development, regulatory support, financial and economic analysis, business process optimization, and change management.