May 7, 2003 — Gestalt, LLC, an information technology firm specializing in the application of interoperation technologies including decision support and simulation, is pleased to announce the appointment of Corbin A. McNeill, Jr. to its Board.
McNeill brings more than 40 years of energy and utility experience to the Gestalt board. He is the retired Chairman and CEO of Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC), the company formed in October 2000 by the merger of PECO Energy Company and Unicom Corporation.
Prior to the merger McNeill was Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of PECO Energy. McNeill joined PECO in 1998 and served in various roles before being named Chairman, President and CEO in 1997. During his tenure as Chief Executive Officer, PECO Energy was recognized as “Utility of the Year” by the Edison Electric Institute.
“Corbin is one of the most respected men in the utility industry and he brings a wealth of expertise to Gestalt,” said William Loftus, President and CEO, Gestalt. “As we continue to expand our work in the energy and utility sector, his insight will be invaluable. We’re very pleased to have him join our Board.”
“Companies in the utility sector are facing a real challenge when it comes to technology,” said McNeill. “Their budgets are shrinking but the demands are getting greater. Gestalt is using innovative strategies to help these companies get the most return on their technology and business investments and ultimately better serve their customers. I am excited about my role in the dynamic work of this forward-looking organization.”
McNeill completed a twenty-year career with the U.S. Navy in 1981 after serving as Commanding Officer of the USS Tautog and Commanding Officer of the Naval Nuclear Power School. Prior to joining PECO, he served in various roles with the New York Power Authority and Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G), where he was named Senior Vice President, Nuclear in April 1987.
McNeill serves on the Board of Directors of Associated Electric & Gas Services Limited (AEGIS), and is a post-bankruptcy director of Enron Corporation. He is a former trustee of Drexel University and The Valley Forge Military Academy, and former Chairman of Leadership Inc., of Philadelphia. He is currently Vice Chairman of the United States Naval Academy Alumni Association (USNAAA).
About Gestalt, LLC
Gestalt, LLC is an information technology firm that helps decision makers in governments and industry increase the return on investment in IT systems through the application of state-of-the-art interoperation, simulation, and decision support technologies. Gestalt’s services include strategy development, technology architecture and partner assessments, application and development of custom frameworks and components, and support.
Gestalt has deep experience in back-end systems development and integration (the ‘heavy-lifting’ in integration services), complex web services, and distributed system architectures using open standards based on Java and Microsoft technology, and agent-based technology. Gestalt has offices in Camden, NJ, King of Prussia, PA, Orlando, FL, and Hanscom Air Force Base.