Skipping Stone Energy Market Professional Services
Skipping Stone Japan
20 years of innovation
Skipping Stone Facebook

Leadership

Peter-thumbPeter Weigand, Chairman & CEO

Peter Weigand, Chairman and CEO of Skipping Stone, has over 25 years of energy experience. Peter founded Skipping Stone in 1996. The energy strategy and market consulting firm has worked with clients across the energy industry and around the world, including natural gas, power markets, demand response, energy technology, and renewable energy. Read more…

 


Greg-thumbGreg Lander, President

As President of Skipping Stone, LLC, Greg Lander is responsible for Strategic Consulting in the merger and acquisition arena with numerous clients within the energy industry. Generally recognized in the energy industry as an expert, Greg has given testimony at numerous FERC, State, arbitration and legal proceedings on behalf of clients and GISB (predecessor to NAESB).Read more…

 


Ross-thumbRoss Malme, Partner

Ross Malme is an Owner, Partner and Member of the Skipping Stone Board of Directors. Ross joined Skipping Stone in May of 2011 and leads Skipping Stone’s Smart Grid and Demand Response Practice. In addition, he is a former member of both the National Energy Standards Board (NAESB) Executive Committee Retail Gas Quadrant and the Advisory Board to the US Secretary of Commerce on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency. Read more…

 


John Brown, Partner

John is an Owner, Partner and Member of the Skipping Stone Board of Directors. John joined Skipping Stone in November of 2016 and leads Skipping Stone’s Technology Services Practice. This practice has included leading Skipping Stone’s engagements with retailers, marketers, utilities, and software providers, developing strategies and solutions that fit current and emerging market opportunities and are adaptable to the changing marketplace. Read more…

 


Sam-thumbSumitaka (Sam) Matsumoto, Managing Director Japan

heads Japanese market development activities for Skipping Stone and, for the past several years, has been coordinating Demand Response activities in Japan as Director of ADR (AutoDR) Association at Japan Smart Community Alliance organized by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI).  Read more…

 


Chris-thumbChris Therriault, SVP Operations

Chris Therriault serves as our Senior Vice President of Operations with oversight of all Skipping Stone client delivery activities. Chris maintains a view of completed and planned work across projects and guides project managers where applicable to ensure goals are met both for our clients and for Skipping Stone. He performs a variety of project reporting and analyses that support partner-level review and decision making and holds a key role in overall project data organization and knowledge management.. Read more…

 


Steve-thumbSteve Hinton, Principal and VP Operations, Capacity Center

In addition to overseeing the daily operations of Capacity Center, Steve Hinton is a Skipping Stone Principal specializing in analysis, simulation and optimization of energy transport and generation systems. Steve is an experienced Mechanical and System Engineer with first-hand knowledge of design, construction and operation of utility plants and infrastructure. Read more…

 


Rebecca A. Kelly, Marketing Director

Ms. Kelly is a highly energetic, creative project management professional with over 20 years of experience in global integrated branding, digital marketing and intra-cultural social media. Skipping Stone, Rebecca is responsible for leading all aspects of our global marketing strategy including event planning, media campaigns, website design and improvement, and creating and managing goal initiatives that drive our global visibility. Read more…

 


J-Catasein-thumb Jay Catasein, Principal

Jay Catasein brings to Skipping Stone 35+ years of natural gas and power industry experience in deregulating energy markets, energy trading and marketing, natural gas storage and electric generation asset management, business development, regulatory affairs, energy logistics, project development, mergers and acquisitions, strategic planning, P&L management, and sales management. Read more…

 


john-landry-linkedin John Landry, Principal

John is a Principal at Skipping Stone and works in retail energy and market strategy, technology development, and operations.  With more than 25 years of executive and consulting experience in the electric and natural gas industries, Mr. Landry has worked across many facets of utility and energy including rates/pricing, sales/marketing, business development, retail markets, wholesale markets, forecasting, operations, billing, and customer service.  Read more…