Grant Ringel - Director, Customer Market Strategies, Puget Sound Energy
Grant Ringel is director of customer market strategies for Puget Sound Energy in Bellevue, Washington, and is responsible for the company’s marketing, energy efficiency strategic planning and research, as well as natural gas development and marketing. Previously he was PSE’s director of corporate communications, responsible for the company’s media relations, employee communications, customer and financial communications, educational programs, corporate giving, website, brand management and corporate printing services.
Grant has worked in the electric and natural gas utility industry for more than 25 years, with responsibilities in the communications, marketing, energy efficiency, economic development, corporate giving and technical services areas. Grant joined Puget Sound Energy in August 2000 from LG&E Energy Corp., based in Louisville, Kentucky, where he was director of Corporate Communications and vice president of the $20-million LG&E Energy Foundation. He has held positions with OG&E Electric Services in Oklahoma City and Central Louisiana Electric Company in Pineville, Louisiana, and is a graduate of the University of Kansas.
Grant attended the University of Idaho’s Utility Executive Course in 2002.