CleanTechies is a leading knowledge hub and fast-growing career & business network for cleantech professionals. CleanTechies covers key industry trends, offers relevant career services, and provides industry-specific resources, including hundreds of user-submitted jobs and events. CleanTechies was recognized as a “Best Business Blog” by the Weblog Awards in 2009. CleanTechies, Inc. is based in San Francisco. Learn more at: www.CleanTechies.com
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CleanTechies was founded in 2008 by Ian Thomson, Marco Schmoecker and Ceylan Thomson, three passionate entrepreneurs with a strong interest in promoting environmentally and economically sustainable solutions. CleanTechies is headquartered in San Francisco.
Our Mission & Vision
CleanTechies provides insight, orientation, and opportunities for the Clean Tech community. CleanTechies focuses on renewable energy, resource efficiency, green building, and sustainable transportation.
The trend towards sustainability is driving more and more professionals and students into CleanTech, and CleanTechies aims at guiding them by covering industry trends, giving career advice, and facilitating career opportunities for job seekers in general and career changers in particular. While other sites offer only news feeds or endless job postings, CleanTechies provides informed commentary, useful resources, relevant services, and targeted professional opportunities all on one site that is simple to navigate.
CleanTechies has a strong social mission and is dedicated to supporting individuals and organizations in bringing clean technologies and green energy to more businesses, residences and communities.
CleanTechies’ vision is to unite CleanTechies who are collaborating globally and acting locally to provide products and services based on innovative technology that optimize the use of natural resources all around the world by offering cleaner or less wasteful and more economic alternatives to traditional products and services.
CleanTechies was recognized as a “Best Business Blog” by the Weblog Awards and as “Best Blog of the Day” by the Blog of the Day Awards in 2009.
The CleanTechies social network connects thousands of “CleanTechies” around the world, including professionals and students on LinkedIn, Xing, Facebook, and Twitter.
CleanTechies is funded privately and run by Ceylan Thomson and Marco Schmoecker.
The CleanTechies management team is comprised of savvy entrepreneurs as well as marketing, sales and technology experts.
Click on the links below to read more about the team.
An increasing number of industry experts contribute to the CleanTechies Blog by writing on a variety of current topics in clean technology, renewable energy, and resource efficiency as well as career and job search issues.
Click on the links below to read more about our bloggers.
Adam Browning – Executive Director, Vote Solar
Alexander Lennartz – Freelance Writer, Self-employed
Bryan Hassin – Entrepreneur, Energy Professional & MBA Candidate, IMD Business School
Bruce Haring – Editor/reporter & Founder of Green Book Festival
Ceylan Thomson – Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, CleanTechies
Chris Hale – President, SunBlue Energy
Chris Tobias – Strategist, Forward and Editor, Celsias.com
Chuck Colgan – Writer, California Center for Sustainable Energy
Dilip Tinnelvelly – VP of Technology and Product Management at ChannelVission
Dustin Kahler – Summer Associate, Greenhouse Capital Partners
Edouard Stenger – Master’s Graduate
Elisa Wood - Energy Writer, Real Energy Writers
Elsa Wenzel – CleanTech Editor, Self-employed
Frank Marquardt – Author, The Solar Job Guide
Gary Zieff - Principal & Founder, dissigno
Geoff White – Senior Associate, Frost Brown Todd
George Karayannis – Executive Director, Newberry Theater Foundation, Energize America
Hendrik Morkel – Environmental Management Consultant, Korpi Consulting
Ian Thomson – Co-Founder & Advisor, CleanTechies
Jacob Arlein – Energy Modeler & LEED Consultant, Environmental Building Strategies
Jared Friedman – MBA Graduate, IESE Business School
Jason Gross – Business Associate, FPL Energy
Javier Benson – Student, The Wharton School
Jed Peterson – Project designer at Allard Ward Architects
Jeff Kart - Environmental Journalist, The Bay City Times
Jim Cabot – Senior Vice President, Rasky Baerlein Strategic Communications
Jim Rossi - Writer & Consultant, Self-employed
John Gartner - Editor in Chief, MatterNetwork.com and Industry Analyst, Pike Research
Jonathan Shapira – Associate, Goodwin Procter
Joseph Walsh – Government/Community Affairs and Policy/Planning, Utilities Provider
Karin Kloosterman – Editor, Green Prophet
Keith Pund – Manager, Bauer Power
Keith Tanner – Director of Educational Development, Environmental Building Strategies
Kevin Gardner – Consultant, GARDNER
Kristen Parrinello – Business Development Analyst, The Paul Merage School of Business, UC Irvine
Levent Bas – Energy Associate, Verbund International
Lisa Ann Pinkerton – Founder & President, Technica Communications
Mackinnon Lawrence – Consultant, Biomass Advisors
Marco Schmoecker – Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder, CleanTechies
Mark Higgins – Deal Associate, MMA Renewable Ventures
Marta Iglesias – MBA graduate and CleanTechies contributor
Matthew Benson - New Business Architect, PD3
Matt Macko - Principal, Environmental Business Strategies
Mike Messinger – Director, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox
Nat Kreamer – Independent Director, Acro Energy
Nick Nigro – UC Berkeley Graduate, Self-employed
Patty Debenham – Environmental programs manager
Paul Manwell – Director Business Development, PX Interactive
Paul Schwartz – Editor, writer and video producer
Peter Alexander Socarras – Associate, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox
Peter Asmus – President, Pathfinder Communications
Peyton Bowman – Consultant, Hudson Energy and Clean Light Green Light
Robert M. Speiser – Environmental and energy analyst, Self-employed
Ryan Legg – MBA Candidate, Johnson School
Sharon Bunkin – Marketing Strategist, Adora Solutions
Stephan Burckhardt – Principal, ckdt
Steve Ross – Partner, Elysian Group
Tamara Becher - Process and project manager
Tina Ngo – Marketing Contributor, CleanTechies
Thomas L. Rosenberg – Energy, climate change and environmental sustainability specialist
Tom Strong – Co-founder, 50 Mile Farms
Tony Seba – Author & Lecturer, Stanford University
Tracey de Morsella – Co-founder, The Green Economy Post
Victor Salviati – Project Analyst & Developer, Carbon Market Consulting
Vincent Gautier – MBA Candidate, IESE Business School
Walter Wang – Managing Director, Sunflower Tax
William O’Connell - Principal, WR O’Connell Consulting
William Hargett - Director of Commercial Development, BG-Capital
We are always looking for experienced professionals to join our existing network of dedicated bloggers. We will offer you a unique platform to share your ideas and insights with other CleanTechies, enjoy high visibility and be recognized as a thought leader and industry expert. Read more…»
If you are knowledgeable in the CleanTech space and have a passion for writing, please contact us.
We are currently offering college students and recent graduates different internship opportunities.
Editor/Online Media: You should have outstanding writing skills and be interested in writing blog entries and developing online marketing content. Read more…»
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Phone: +1 (415) 830-3878
Email: Contact (at) CleanTechies.com
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