Trilliant Incorporated, the leader in delivering Smart Grid solutions that enhance energy efficiency, utility operations, and renewable resource integration, today announced Eric Miller has joined the company as Senior Vice President Solutions. Miller is a veteran of the energy and utility industries whose newly-designed role is part of an enhanced focus on delivering end-to-end solutions to utility customers worldwide. As a member of the Trilliant executive team, Miller will be responsible for the company’s solutions strategy, software development, and marketing.
“As utilities continue to embrace the Smart Grid, Eric has both the practical experience and the big-picture perspective to make our vision a reality,” said Bill Vogel, Founder, Senior Vice President Strategic Development at Trilliant. “Eric’s expertise in software development and solutions coupled with his deep knowledge of the energy market will help Trilliant deliver on our promise of providing the most complete Smart Grid solutions to our customers.”
Miller’s career in the energy industry spans more than twenty-five years, combining entrepreneurial, strategic, marketing and product leadership positions in the areas of enterprise software, energy efficiency, customer data collection, renewable energy development, and wholesale power marketing. Miller’s prior experience includes leadership of the Global Software Group at Itron, Vice President of Strategy for Silicon Energy, senior project development roles at Kenetech Windpower and AES. He has also founded and served as CEO of several start-up companies. Miller joins Trilliant most recently from Mohr Davidow Ventures, where he focused on investment opportunities in Smart Grid and energy efficiency.
“It is becoming clear that the Smart Grid will play a critical role in increasing energy efficiency and enabling the integration of renewable energy resources, not only for the utility industry, but for all citizens,” said Miller. “Trilliant has a unique combination of leading-edge technology, a great team, and the most experience in the industry with large scale Smart Grid deployments. These assets form a great foundation for exciting growth and success at meeting customer needs.”