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Gerry Runte

Senior Consultant
CMG Consulting LLC
York, ME
Phone: 888-445-5486

Gerry Runte is a Senior Consultant at CMG and Managing Director at Worthington Sawtelle LLC. He has more than 40 years of experience developing strategies involving the introduction and deployment of new energy technologies for both regulated and public sectors.

Expertise– Strategic Planning, Business Cases, Business Models, Energy Markets, Utility Operations, Business Development, and Emerging Technology Development and Commercialization.

 CMG Frameworks– Strategy and Scenario Planning, Go-To-Market Planning, Regulatory Design, and Distributed Energy and Microgrid Planning.

As a Principal at Worthington Sawtelle, Gerry mentors client market development, product commercialization, positioning, business strategy, assessments, and due diligence in the clean energy and alternative fuels sector, as well as providing analysis to market research firms on smart grid, nuclear power, HVDC, hydrogen, desalination and distributed generation sectors. Previously as General Manager of Clean Energy at ARES Corporation, he played a central role in developing partners, structuring joint ventures, and executing the corporation’s investment strategy in the clean energy and alternative fuels sectors.

Earlier, Gerry served in executive leadership roles at the Gas Technology Institute (GTI) and two of its fuel cell development companies, Mosaic Energy (President) and M-C Power Corporation (Director Strategic Planning).

Gerry’s experience in the regulatory sector includes numerous roles in strategic planning, new business development, and regulatory affairs at an investor-owned electric utility holding company and a rural electric cooperative generation and transmission company.  He was responsible for establishing a new strategic planning process to address deregulation and disaggregation, as well as the launch and marketing of unregulated businesses in telecommunications and distributed energy.

Gerry holds  bachelors in Math and Chemistry and a masters in Nuclear Engineering from Pennsylvania State University.



Why CMG?

CMG has built a library of over 500 use cases and 18 frameworks. Each framework delivers the answers to use cases, technologies, vendors, business models, business cases, policy models, and best practices.

CMG’s corporate development, go-to-market planning, and commercialization are world-class.

CMG’s team has planned for and successfully deployed over $20 billion of technology solutions in the last 20 years.

CMG team has developed smart grid roadmaps for multiple utilities in the US, EU, Middle East and South America.

CMG team has developed smart city roadmaps for several fast growing cities.

CMG offers advisory services per month, 1-day workshops for each framework, 3-day workshops for each framework, and customer-defined consulting projects (e.g. 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks, 8 weeks, and beyond as needed).

The CMG advantage is world-class advise by former senior executives with 25 years plus of successful experience for 50% less than the Big Old Brands.  CMG is Cheaper, Faster and Better !!!

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