ENBALA POWER NETWORKS® has named Keyvan Cohanim as the company’s Executive Vice-President, Sales & Marketing. Cohanim has more than 20 years of sales, marketing and strategic leadership success with cleantech and information technology companies, and he will be leading ENBALA’s sales and marketing teams.
“Keyvan has demonstrated extensive leadership skills throughout his career in product, services and software sectors, and he’ll be a great addition to ENBALA,” said Ron Dizy, President and CEO, ENBALA Power Networks. “His strategic vision and customer orientation will complement the skills of the entire team and his experience will be invaluable as ENBALA continues to expand its network.”
Most recently, Cohanim led strategic alliances for Bullfrog Power, developing new markets in renewable natural gas, solar thermal, solar photovoltaic and partnerships with electric vehicle manufacturers. Prior to that, he spent much of his career holding executive-level responsibilities for IBM that encompassed sales management, strategic marketing, integrated marketing and communications, operational management, and growth strategies, as well as contact center deployment and operations.
“It’s a great honor to join the ENBALA team, and to play a part in empowering North American businesses and institutions to participate in the modernization of the electric power grid,” said Cohanim. “The ENBALA team has accomplished great things by creating innovative solutions and attracting visionary clients, and I look forward to working together to expand the market for ENBALA’s Smart Grid solutions.”
Cohanim is a member of the Ontario Energy Association Corporate Partners Smart Grid Committee and is a Cleantech business advisor at the MaRS Discovery District. He holds a Bachelor of Mathematics, Computer Science degree from the University of Waterloo.
About ENBALA Power Networks®
ENBALA Power Networks operates a state-of-the-art Smart Grid network that pays industrial, commercial and municipal electricity users to deliver intelligent demand-side Grid Balance™ to their regional electricity systems while helping to create a more robust and reliable electric power grid. For more information, visit www.enbala.com.
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