Philadelphia, Penn., July 1, 2002 — Peter Weigand, Chairman and CEO of Skipping Stone, Inc. has been recognized as one of Philadelphia’s top entrepreneurs in Ernst & Young’s annual Entrepreneur of the Year® awards competition, held on June 28, 2002.
The award named Weigand Entrepreneur of the Year® in the Business Consulting category.
“While this is a wonderful individual honor, the award is really a reflection on the entire Skipping Stone team of energy professionals,” said Weigand. “The team embraces a philosophy that is driven by meeting or exceeding customer expectations. Without this commitment to our customers, we wouldn’t be in business, much less winning awards.”
Since inception in 1996 Skipping Stone has expanded from Philadelphia to Houston, Boston, San Jose, St. Louis, New York, and Ft. Myers. The company’s scope of services now encompasses wholesale, retail, logistics, and load management market participants from both the consulting and technology perspectives.
Skipping Stone, Inc. is an independent energy consulting and technology firm founded by visionary business leaders from the energy industry. Skipping Stone’s proven professionals serve the energy marketplace with a broad mix of products and services that assist companies from initial business planning through maturity.
More information on the company is available at the Skipping Stone Web site, www.skippingstone.com.