Phoenix Energy Technologies Welcomes New Director of Professional Services

Phoenix Energy Technologies Welcomes New Director of Professional Services

Former corporate energy manager for Petco playing a vital role in the
company's growth

IRVINE, Calif., June 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Phoenix Energy Technologies,
a leading provider of Enterprise Energy Management software and services, is
pleased to announce and welcome all the way from San Diego, Kristin Rock as
the Director of Professional Services.

Rock, who had been the Corporate Energy Manager for Petco Animal Supplies,
will be leading Phoenix Energy Technologies' EMS services and proactive
analytics team. She will play a vital role in the company's growth, as she
will be providing strategic direction for the operational teams.

"I decided to join PhoenixET because it is a growing company with a phenomenal
reputation," says Rock. "I'm very proud to be a part of such a well-respected
group, which has earned accolades by leading its customers in achieving their
energy and sustainability goals. In my new role, as director of professional
services, I'm excited to apply what I've learned as a retail energy manager
and look forward to contributing to the company's strategic vision and
growth."

Before joining PhoenixET, Rock managed energy, carbon and water cost and usage
for more than 1250 Petco retail stores, corporate offices and distribution
centers nationwide. While at Petco, her efforts lead her and her team to be
recognized as an EPA Energy Star Leader in 2010. Prior to joining Petco, Rock
provided strategic energy management leadership for commercial and industrial
customers at Summit Energy Services, now part of Schneider Electric.

"We're very excited to have Kristin Rock as part of our senior leadership
team," says Dave Labowitz, Senior Vice President of Operations & Finance for
the company. "Having held management positions encompassing demand-side
management, facilities optimization, demand response, procurement and more,
she brings a tremendous breadth and depth of knowledge to PhoenixET. Her
experience as an energy manager in a large, national retail chain will be
tremendously valuable in helping ensure the evolution of our service and
product offerings continue to meet and exceed the needs of our customers in
the retail space. We're lucky to have her on our team!"

About Phoenix Energy Technologies

Phoenix Energy Technologies is a strategic partner and leading provider of
Enterprise Energy Management software and services in the retail sector. With
a proven process to enable greater visibility, produce actionable information,
and achieve optimized building performance, PhoenixET provides a 360° solution
to reduce energy consumption and costs. For more information, visit
www.phoenixet.com.

CONTACT: Allison Rulloda | Marketing Coordinator
         Phoenix Energy Technologies
         p. 877-340-8855 ext. 1141
         e. arulloda@phoenixet.com

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