Founder & CEO, Venergy Group
Mr. Clive joined the military right after high school and played football for the U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Operational and Management Statistics. Upon receiving an honorable discharge as a Service-Disabled Veteran, Mr. Clive established a successful and rewarding career working for nearly 10 years in the field of construction and land development (with a strong emphasis on regulatory environmental concerns and reducing energy use within the building envelope) within Fortune 500 companies such as Pulte Homes and Toll Brothers. Mr. Clive co-founded Venergy Group, LLC (Venergy) in 2009 as a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) with the goal of putting as many veterans to work serving their fellow veterans in the federal and commercial world. Venergy was founded with a strong base of environmental energy management experience including strategic planning, energy assessments, construction management, and design/build of energy systems. Recently, Venergy Group was selected by the Department of Energy among the 100 companies on the qualified ESCO (Energy Savings Company) list. This selection allows Venergy to compete for Energy Savings Performance Contracts (ESPC’s) with Federal Agencies. Mr. Clive has developed and demonstrated his company’s ability to thrive through the use of its technology, products and services and he has been able to pass on his knowledge for the benefit of small businesses and veterans in business. Mr. Clive is well-known in the community as an active and passionate advocate for veterans, small business, and non-profit organizations.