Phil Van Horne serves as the President and CEO of BlueRock Energy, Inc. Phil is responsible for overall company management, operations and strategy. Under Phil’s leadership and guidance, BlueRock has expanded from six employees in 2008 to 35 employees in 2012. His 30 years of energy experience includes trading and marketing, contract negotiation and administration, wholesale back office operations, interconnection, power system planning and systems development. Phil founded BlueRock Energy in 2003 after serving as President and COO for Niagara Mohawk Energy Marketing, Inc., where he oversaw all aspects of operations for unregulated retail and wholesale natural gas and electricity. Early in his career, Phil worked for General Electric, where he was involved with utilities nationwide on a range of planning and strategic issues. He is a founding member, past Chairman, and Executive Committee member of the National Energy Marketers Association and is a member of IEEE.
Phil Van Horne, president and CEO of BlueRock Energy, Inc., works with a team of 35 employees to provide electricity, natural gas and green energy products to more than 13,000 customers across the deregulated markets of New York State. Under Phil’s leadership and guidance, BlueRock saved nearly $2.25 million in energy costs for its business customers in 2011. Phil is a small business advocate who regularly speaks at business events promoting energy awareness. He also supports many Chambers Of Commerce across New York State. He is dedicated to building sustainable communities across New York State by encouraging people to buy from small businesses in their local communities.