Techstars: Satisfaction Guaranteed

Few things build as much confidence in a prospective buyer as a money-back guarantee. Not only because she can rest assured that she could get her money back if she were to be unsatisfied; but, more importantly, she knows that the vendor is so confident in his product that he’s willing to stand behind it…

Milton Hydro Is Partnering With Simple Energy To Drive Energy Conservation Through Community Engagement

Boulder, CO (July 14, 2014) – Milton Hydro, in partnership with Simple Energy, will deliver a social benchmarking program to residential customers in Milton, Ont., beginning later this July. Funded by the Ontario Power Authority’s Conservation Fund, the Milton Community Energy Challenge will demonstrate how a community engagement program can deliver behaviour-based energy conservation. Customers…

Investor-owned utilities are going online for public support

“We Stand For Energy“, an internet-based media campaign, recently launched to help build support among the public and policymakers for a projected $90 billion spend by investor-owned utilities (IOUs) on grid modernization, cleaner energy resources, energy efficiency and more. By encouraging dialogue through the “We Stand For Energy” online campaign, IOUs hope to make the case…

Simple Energy bikes, hikes, and runs for charity.

When we’re not motivating utility customers to save energy, the team at Simple Energy is expending our own energy on the beautiful trails of Boulder, Colorado. We have runners, hikers, bikers, climbers, and triathletes. There’s no shortage of vertical and horizontal miles being logged. May 1st marked the start of Simple Energy’s participation in the…

Five Reasons We Don’t Use Recruiters

Want to get a lot of calls from recruiters? Change your LinkedIn headline to “iOS Developer.” Want to get even more calls from recruiters? Post a job opening for iOS Developer. I get a lot of calls and emails from recruiters — it had been 5-10 per week, but, since raising our last round, it’s spiked…