Vancouver, Canada, June 14, 2016 â€“ Solar Alliance Energy, Inc. (â€˜Solar Allianceâ€™) or (the â€˜Companyâ€™) (TSX-V: SAN, OTCQB: SAENF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Alex Tiller as President of Solar Alliance Energy, Inc. Mr. Tiller was formerly the CEO of Sunetric, a full service renewable energy company of approximately 200 employees based in Hawaii with operations across North America.Â From 2010 to 2014 at Sunetric, Mr. Tiller and his team grew the companyâ€™s revenue over 225%, installing over 80 megawatts of new production, and ultimately selling the business to a public entity. Mr. Tiller will be focused on revenue growth, strategic relationships, and operations at Solar Alliance, along with leading the Companyâ€™s expansion plans throughout the United States.
â€œAlex has significant experience in the U.S. solar industry and will be a welcome addition to our San Diego-based team,â€ said Solar Alliance Chairman and CEO Jason Bak. â€œHis demonstrated ability to build and lead successful teams and manage significant growth make him the perfect fit for Solar Alliance as we expand beyond San Diego. Alex is a motivated individual with a strong vision for building a successful company. His leadership will allow us to transform Solar Alliance into a significant national provider of renewable energy.â€
â€œSolar Alliance is in the perfect position to expand and take advantage of the growing U.S. solar market,â€ said Alex Tiller. â€œI am looking forward to working with everyone at Solar Alliance and building a best in class national solar provider that can provide economic, clean renewable energy to every American.â€
Prior to his time as CEO of Sunetric, Mr. Tiller was a founding partner at Sunetric Capital LLC, Sunetricâ€™s affiliate solar financing/asset management company. He has nearly two decades of strategic business development experience in the financial services, high-technology and sustainability fields, including launching two tech startups; management at Fidelity Investments; consulting for hedge funds; and developing a private equity offering that focused on agriculture and sustainability.
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About Solar Alliance Energy Inc. (www.solaralliance.com)
Solar Alliance is a solar sales and marketing firm focused on residential solar installations.Â Our mission is to encourage the transition to an independent, distributed solar market through a strong management team that combines technical, sales, marketing and financial expertise. Solar Alliance is committed to an exceptional customer experience, effective marketing campaigns and superior lead generation in order to drive sales and generate value for shareholders. Since its inception in 2003, Solar Alliance has developed over 360 megawatts of renewable energy projects and subsequently sold them to utilities or large independent power producers, and has installed more than 2,000 residential solar systems in southern California. Solar Alliance is located in Vancouver, British Columbia and San Diego, California.
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