Paul Schueller, founder and CEO of Franklin Energy, is a passionate believer in the importance of sustainability and grid optimization. From his first post-college job at a utility to running two successful consulting firms, Paul has spent over three decades in the demand-side management industry. Since its inception in 1994, he has led Franklin Energy to focus on their utility clients’ needs for program delivery, customer engagement, and efficient grid and system operation. He also advocates for meetings clients’ needs with flexibility that utilizes a diverse workforce and creative culture. This has spurred consistent growth evident in the company’s current staff of over 1,300 people in over 60 offices across the United States and Canada.