Chris Garcia, Interim CFO & Strategic Services Provider
Mr. Garcia is a resourceful and confident team leader with experience in the fields of operations, finance, and accounting. Having held various C-Level executive positions, he has hands-on experience working across a variety of industries. Some of Mr. Garcia’s strengths include accounting/finance, problem-solving through analyses, effective communications, high computer literacy, and capital markets know-how. Mr. Garcia is a Director with the national firm of CLA, with whom Zenergy is engaged, so he is available to act as our virtual CFO. Thanks to this working relationship, Zenergy also has the backing of and enjoys a client/vendor relationship with CLA. As virtual CFO of Zenergy Brands, Mr. Garcia is intimately aware of all aspects of our business, transactions, and growth objectives. He assists in the financial duties, and the stockholder capital structure of the firm and determines the proper allocation of debt, equity, and internal financing. Moreover, he assists the Company in all regulatory filings to satisfy the firm’s public company reporting requirements and is in charge of economic forecasting, modeling, and budgeting.
Grant Magers: President of Zenergy Home Services Division
Mr. Magers has a tremendous background in business development across a wide range of industries including energy, pharmaceuticals, technology, real estate, medical devices, and practice management. In each sector, he has a prolific track record of increasing net profit and innovating the direction of the business. His specialties are Operations and Business Process & Policy Development, and his vast professional experiences include New Market Development, P&L Management, Team and Leadership Development, Contract Negotiation, Crisis Management, Channel Development, Sales Training, Branding, and Communications. In addition to his impressive professional background, Mr. Magers has an MBA from SMU Cox School of Business and an MS and BA from Texas Tech University. Likewise, he has taken and has taught many management skills training courses. Previously, Mr. Magers served Zenergy Brands as Vice President of Operations, so he has intimate working knowledge of all aspects of the Company. After taking a temporary leave of absence, he has returned to assume his new role. Today, as President of Zenergy Home Services Division, he is responsible for the day-to-day execution and smooth operation of our residential division, managing research and development of new proprietary technologies, vendor relationships, product lines, and other various residential services projects.
Joshua J. Campbell, Senior Vice President of Administration & Planning
Mr. Campbell is an experienced C-Level executive with an extensive background in the operations, IT & telecom management, and business development specialty areas. He has led the execution of several business plans, business development initiatives, start-up projects, new buildout of departments, and revamping of several operations teams. His vast experiences as a turnaround specialist include setting up IT departments, policies, and procedures as well as assisting with the technical components of a business plan that helped raise $3MM in startup capital. Throughout his career, Mr. Campbell has been responsible for optimizing the operations of several organizations, developing disaster recovery plans, establishing and growing call centers as well as managing networks and integrating new software for various companies. Today, as Senior VP of Administration & Planning of Zenergy Brands, he is responsible for ensuring the firm’s day-to-day operations run smoothly, including implementing the strategic objectives and critical initiatives for all our divisions.
DJ Belieny, Vice President of Engineering & Technology, Zenergy Brands, Chief Technology Officer, Zenergy Labs
Mr. Belieny is an extraordinarily talented and experienced software engineer with a passion for finding solutions for challenging problems. His repertoire includes over 15 years of experience with open source and Gnu/Linux and more than 20 decades with software development in several computer programing languages. In 2016, he founded KOD Technologies, specializing in mobile and web software development using cutting-edge tools and techniques. KOD was later acquired by Zenergy Brands to help the firm grow, expand the team, and incubate the creation of our own ERP and CRM products. KOD was later renamed Zenergy Labs, a subsidiary of Zenergy Brands. As a result of this acquisition, Mr. Belieny serves Zenergy in two capacities: 1) VP of Engineering & Technology of Zenergy Brands and 2) Chief Technology Officer of Zenergy Labs. Mr. Belieny brings his high-demand software development skillset to the Zenergy team, adding another critical asset to our unique value proposition. Under his leadership, we have developed our own proprietary ERP and CRM, strengthening our capabilities to manage all our operations under one integrated platform.
Ryan Samuel, Vice President of Energy Operations
Mr. Samuel is an energy management consultant with over 15 years of experience working with diverse businesses as an independent, unbiased, and transparent client advocate. Mr. Samuel has a passion for energy conservation technologies and the promotion of energy efficiency & conservation solutions. He is an active participant in the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) and, since 2002, he has proudly served as an energy consultant in the regulated and deregulated electricity & natural gas markets throughout the United States. Mr. Samuel has also been directly involved in the successful negotiations of over $1.25 billion in electricity & natural gas contracts on behalf of several clients. Today, he brings this vast wealth of expertise in the energy industry to Zenergy Brands, reinforcing our goal to dominate both the commercial & residential retail energy and the energy brokerage & procurement spaces.
Chris Crabtree: Senior Vice President of Operations
Mr. Crabtree is a Six Sigma Strategic Operations and Risk Management leader, and boasts extensive experience in project management, directing complex operations, developing strategies and leading and motivating high-performance teams to advance critical initiatives while efficiently controlling costs and capturing ongoing savings. Some of his relevant experiences include driving vendor reduction, efficiency generation, and Lean Six Sigma improvements, having managed budgets and P&L responsibility for global business units resulting in savings exceeding several millions of dollars. He also actively directed operations with full budget responsibility for six major operational units, including Customer Enrollment, Service and Maintenance, Customer Care, Credit and Collections, and Retention for all North American Markets. Today, he is responsible for overseeing and executing Zenergy’s Retail Energy division via its licensed Retail Electric Provider, Zenergy Power & Gas.