RES Americas Announces Resignation of President and CEO
BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 7 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Board of Directors of Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES Americas) announced the resignation of President and CEO, Craig Mataczynski. Mr. Mataczynski, citing a desire to pursue other opportunities in his professional career and a new chapter in his family life, leaves RES Americas after five years of aggressive company growth and successfully guiding the business into a national leader in the development and construction of renewable energy projects.
“RES Americas has grown significantly in the five years that Craig has been its Chief Executive,” said Ian Mays, CEO of RES Group, the parent company of RES Americas. “I would like to thank him for the hard work and leadership that he has provided in helping create the considerable success RES Americas is today, and also for his valuable contribution to the broader Group.”
“Until we finalise our plans over the coming weeks for a new Chief Executive to lead RES Americas through the next important stage of growth, Vic Fryling, the Company’s Chairman, will act as CEO, stepping back into the role that he held from 2003 – 2005 before Craig joined the business,” continued Dr. Mays.
Under the five year leadership of Mr. Mataczynski, RES Americas has developed and or constructed more than 3,200 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy and a current development pipeline of 12,500 MW.
“My time at RES Americas has been rewarding professionally and personally. I am very proud of what we have accomplished as an organization, and personally grateful for the friendships I will take with me,” said Craig Mataczynski, outgoing President and CEO of RES Americas. “We have assembled a world class team, unsurpassed in our industry, and RES Americas is well positioned for a very bright future.”
For more than a decade, RES Americas has been developing, constructing, owning, and operating renewable energy projects across the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. The company employs 240 full time professionals working throughout North America. RES Americas is dedicated to securing a sustainable energy future.
RES Americas since 2005:
Project Name Location MW Year ------------ -------- --- ---- Developed, Constructed, Owned, Operated Whirlwind Floydada, Texas 60 2007 Hackberry Albany, Texas 166 2008 Constructed Sweetwater II Sweetwater, Texas 92 2005 Ainsworth Ainsworth, Nebraska 59 2005 Hopkins Ridge Dayton, Washington 149 2005 149 2005 Wild Horse Ellensburg, Washington 229 2006 Sweetwater IV(b) Sweetwater, Texas 106 2007 Marengo I Dayton, Washington 140 2007 Roosevelt, Washington 205 White Creek 2007 205 2007 Sweetwater V Sweetwater, Texas 81 2007 Whirlwind Floydada, Texas 60 2007 Nine Canyon III Tri-Cities, Washington 32 2008 Fort Bridger, Wyoming 61 Mountain Wind I 2008 61 2008 Lone Star Shackelford County, Texas 400 2006 Hackberry Albany, Texas 166 2008 South Trent Mesa Trent, Texas 101 2008 Mountain Wind II Fort Bridger, Wyoming 80 2008 Buffalo Gap III Nolan, Texas 170 2008 Marengo II Dayton, Washington 70 2008 Butler Ridge Mayville, Wisconsin 54 2008 Hopkins Ridge II Dayton, Washington 7 2008 Bull Creek Gail, Texas 180 2008 Central Plains Leoti, Kansas 99 2009 Gulf Wind Kenedy Ranch, Texas 283 2009 Carbon & Albany Counties, High Plains Wyoming 99 2009 Carbon & Albany Counties, McFadden Ridge I Wyoming 29 2009 NREL Superior, Colorado 3.8 2009 Klickitat County, Harvest Wind Washington 99 2009 Wild Horse Expansion Wind Project Ellensburg, Washington 44 2009 Tioga & Bradford Counties, Armenia Pennsylvania 101 2009 Site Nordique Experimental en eolien Cours (SNEEC) Gaspe, Quebec, Canada 4 2010 Currently Under Construction Talbot Wind Energy Project Chatham, Ontario, Canada 99 Dunlap Wind Energy Project Carbon County, Wyoming 111 Hatchet Ridge Wind Farm Shasta County, California 101.2 Greenwich Wind Energy Project Dorion, Ontario, Canada 99
Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES Americas), is a fully-integrated renewable energy company that develops, constructs, owns, and operates projects across the United States (US), Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. RES Americas has constructed more than 3,800 MW of wind, which represents more than 10% of the operating installed wind capacity in the US, and has over 12,500 MW in development. RES Americas’ corporate office is located in Broomfield, CO with regional offices located in Austin, TX; Portland, OR; Minneapolis, MN. Canadian projects are managed from Montr©al, Qu©bec, by RES Canada. RES Americas continues to seek new locations for wind and solar projects as well as opportunities to participate in other forms of renewable energy. For more information, please visit www.res-americas.com.
SOURCE Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc.