At SunPeak, our mission is to make solar accessible and seamless for businesses who want to generate their own power using renewable sources. We are focused on educating and delighting our customers and helping them realize decades of cost savings and sustainability benefits.
We do this by prioritizing quality in all we do: quality components, quality relationships, and employing the highest-quality people.
The SunPeak team is highly skilled and has installed over 450 MW of solar globally, including projects as distant as Germany, Japan and Canada. Our team of engineers, energy experts, electricians, project managers and construction professionals is ready to help your company achieve its energy goals.
Chad is one of SunPeak’s co-founders and has served as President since the company’s inception. With a vast background in business management and engineering, Chad provides both overall leadership for the organization and also enriches the technical expertise of the team. He enjoys supporting business development as a presenter and subject matter expert, and also works closely with the leaders of the project development and construction teams to ensure SunPeak projects are handled with the highest levels of integrity, safety and quality.
Prior to SunPeak, Chad founded and managed Sologear, a consumer products manufacturing company, and Fluent Systems, an agricultural technology company. He is a NABCEP Certified PV Installation Professional and he holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in mechanical engineering as well as an MBA in entrepreneurship from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Chad is a prominent alumnus of UW-Madison and has been recognized with numerous awards including the Chancellor’s Entrepreneurship Award, the UW College of Engineering Early Career Achievement Award, and the UW Forward Under 40 Award. He sponsors the annual Sorenson Design Notebook Award and has taught upper level courses on innovation and entrepreneurship at the university. He also serves on the industrial advisory board for the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Weinert Applied Ventures in Entrepreneurship program.
» Executive management of the company, including strategic development.
» Key customer account management.
» Business development for large national accounts.
» Engineering oversight and support.
» Continual improvement of business systems and efficiency.
» Recruiting and hiring of key positions.