Smart Grid Summits and Zpryme Announce Gas Utility Summit
Austin, TX (PRurgent)- Smart Grid Summits (SGS) and Zpryme today announced that they have agreed to form a strategic partnership to launch the Gas Utility Summit, a joint venture which is designed to serve the North American Gas Utility market. SGS and Zpryme will each own 50% of the new company.
The 2015 Gas Utility Summit (GUS) will be held from August 9-11 at PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The venture anticipates capitalizing on the growing need for gas utilities in North America to better understand the technology, solutions, and benefits of enhancing their utility systems.
“We look forward to working with Zpryme, a technology and North American utility market research leader, as our Gas Utility Summit partner,” said Chuck Bagwell, Managing Partner and Principal of the Smart Grid Summits. “Our partnership with Zpryme will allow us to bring our unique and business development focused Smart Grid Summits format to the North American gas utility market”.
“We are delighted to team up with the leader in business development events, SGS, as the venture will allow us to deliver world class programming to a market segment that has been relatively underserved over the past five years,” said Jason S. Rodriguez CEO of Zpryme. “The venture will further allow us to develop in-depth research and insights about the needs, challenges, and opportunities in the gas utility market”.
About Smart Grid Summits
The Smart Grid Summits (SGS) consist of four annual utility business development events called the Municipal Smart Grid Summit (MSGS), the Smart Water Summit (SWS), the Rural Smart Grid Summit (RSGS) and the Gas Utility Summit (GUS). As exclusive and invitation only events, the SGS produce private boardroom format events that offer participating technology vendors access to the executive leadership of North America’s public power, rural electric cooperative, water and gas utilities.
Austin, Texas-based Zpryme is a research-based firm with services focused on the energy industry. Based on the creative direction of our associates, Zpryme produces influential research, targeted branding, and meaningful thought leadership events such as ETS that challenge the status quo.
Paula Smith, Zpryme
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Colin Martin, Smart Grid Summits