Juliet Shavit, CEO of SmartMark Communications, is “Wonder Woman” on the Cover of this Month’s CIOReview

Issue Names SmartMark Communications Top Utility Tech Provider 2019

PHILADELPHIA, PA — February 20, 2019 — SmartMark Communications, a global leader in strategic communications and SmartEnergy IP™, the premier provider of customer education for the utilities industry, announced today that Founder and CEO Juliet Shavit is on the cover of the recent issue of CIOReview and that the Company has been named the top utility tech provider of 2019.

Referred to as "Wonder Woman" on the cover, Shavit is lauded for her innovative approach to the adoption of emerging technologies in the utilities industry. The company is a pioneer and advocate for educating customers and stakeholders on the benefits of AMI and grid modernization. Shavit is considered a foremost expert in smart grid, smart city and smart home adoption.

Shavit recently authored the smart cities roadmap for the American Public Power Association and she is the founder of the U.S. Department of Energy Smart Grid Customer Engagement Working Group as well as the annual Smart Grid Customer Education Symposium. Today she leads SmartMark into the new frontier of utility innovation—helping shape and define “The Utility of the Future.”

“This is an incredible time in the utility industry, with consumers and stakeholders as excited about technology and grid modernization as their utilities,” said Shavit. “This offers up unprecedented opportunity for the industry to redefine the role of utilities, with the focus on customer benefits at the core. New business models can be created that help drive innovation and sustain long-term tech investment.”

Learn more about how SmartMark and SmartEnergy IP are helping shape the future of the utilities industry at smartenergy-ip.com.

About SmartMark Communications, LLC
SmartMark Communications is a global leader in communications, helping businesses strategically position themselves as thought leaders and utilize media and influencer relations to help shape their industries. The company is recognized for its ability to innovate and use technology applications to improve customer experience and drive behavior change. To learn more, visit www.smartmarkglobal.com.

About SmartEnergy IP
SmartEnergy IP is a strategic communications and research organization within SmartMark Communications dedicated to helping articulate the benefits of energy technology investment and innovation for consumers. The Company helps utilities and stakeholders define the technology and business requirements necessary to develop and implement customer-focused programs that benefit communities and meet policy goals.

Lyndsay Pocorobba for SmartMark Communications, LLC