March 24 | Thursday | 7:30 - 9:00 am
Free breakfast, presentation and networking event* in support of women-owned businesses, and the unique barriers and opportunities these firms encounter in the marketplace.
*Select this event during registration. Event, food and beverage is included for registered attendees.
Keynote Speaker: Yvette Brown, Senior Director Customer Engagement and Innovation, CMC Energy Solutions
The Power of Collaborative Women
Yvette leads CMC’s utility program marketing, outreach and engineering teams, specializing in creating successful customer engagement strategies and campaigns, and managing utility Trade Ally partnerships. With an MBA focused on Marketing and Finance, a Bachelor of Science in Engineering, and more than 25 years of energy leadership experience, Yvette brings a unique blend of technical understanding and marketing savvy that results in creating impactful segmentation and messaging for utility customer decision-makers, service providers, and stakeholders. She has extensive experience in sales and marketing across electric, natural gas, and water market sectors including residential, commercial and industrial customers.
Prior to joining CMC Energy, Yvette held management roles at Clean Markets, PJM Interconnection, and she directed marketing for Exelon Energy’s $1 billion electricity commodity business.
Yvette was awarded the Keystone Energy Efficiency Alliance Vanguard Award recognizing her contribution as an Energy Champion throughout her career. Yvette is the past President of the Association of Energy Services Professionals Mid-Atlantic Chapter. She earned her MBA from Villanova University and holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Engineering from Swarthmore College.
Yvette is an avid cyclist and is on the board of the Major Taylor Cycling Club of Philadelphia.