New appointment at L.A. grid specialization company
Los Angeles-based Electrical Grid Monitoring (EGM) Inc. welcomed James Baehr to the EGM team July 26 as Director of Sales, responsible for promoting and selling EGM’s solution to the electric utility market. Jim experience includes over 30 years in sales, marketing, engineering, OT/IT, and operations of utility systems, working for both utilities and system vendors.
“This is a great opportunity to introduce EGM’s state-of-the-art system and technology to the utility market,” said Mr. Baehr. “I see EGM systems modernizing the grid for greater resiliency, enhancing operational effectiveness, and providing needed and accurate decision-making information to meet the challenges that utilities are facing.”
“As we continue building our strategic team of experts in the utility industry,” said EGM Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Alex Levran, “we are excited that Jim has joined us. He will focus on educating electric utilities across the United States about the solutions offered by our Meta-Alert™ System for the next generation of Transmission and Distribution (T&D) applications to help them acquire more data to deliver real-time precision measurement and data to the communities they serve.”
Mr. Baehr presents on various topics at seminars, municipal associations, E&O conferences, meter schools, and industry events in the area of ADMS, SCADA, OMS, OT/IT systems, cybersecurity, communications and protocols. “Representing EGM at future events, Jim will not only talk about the technical areas of our Meta-Alert™ solution,” said Dr. Levran, “he will introduce our innovative grid modernization solutions for smart cities in the near future, with accurate fault location detection™ (AFLD™) and other game-changing technologies with operational savings.”
Electrical Grid Monitoring (EGM) Inc. is a technology company with innovative T&D grid management solutions that include sensing, communication, and analytics components. Meta-Alert the EGM Monitoring System, delivers useful information to manage both overhead and underground utility grids. EGM, Inc. is headquartered in Los Angeles, California, United States. For more information, please visit (https://egm.net/) or www.egm.net.