Solar Energy Initiatives Inc. has appointed Harold Gear and Everett Airington to its board of directors. The appointments accompany the company's new grassroots campaign, RENEW THE NATION, which is intended to help redeploy a portion of the U.S. workforce and focus on reducing the world's dependence on fossil fuels by selling solar thermal and photovoltaic technologies.
Gear has more than 20 years of investing experience, specifically in oil and gas projects, as well as a diverse background in the development of multiple alternative energy projects. He was one of the initial investors in Green Hunter Energy, Inc., a public company focused exclusively on green solutions.
Airington has over 40 years of investing experience in the energy sector. These financings have been with both small and large established energy companies. For the last 15 years, he has been a key executive of the investment banking firm of RBC Capital Markets. Currently, he is a senior vice president with Milkey Ferguson Investments Inc.
SOURCE: Solar Energy Initiatives