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Kaihen Recognized with Excellence Award by the Ontario Energy Association

OEA logoTORONTO, ONTARIO — (Oct. 8, 2014) – Kaihen is delighted to announce it has been awarded the Ontario Energy Association’s (OEA) Excellence Award as Emerging Company of the Year. Kaihen is being recognized for its innovation and excellence in Ontario in the areas of Communications, Customer Service, Technology, Energy Management and Market Strategy.

“We are honoured to receive the OEA’s Emerging Company of the Year Award,” says Jonathan Minsky, Managing Director and co-founder of Kaihen. “In addressing the many challenges that today’s utilities are facing, we believe this award is a reflection of the leadership and subject matter expertise that our consultants bring to each project. Equally as important is the trust, cooperation and dedication we have received from our clients as their business and operations undergo fundamental changes.”

“Whether a utility is implementing a new Customer Information System, a Smart Grid strategy or integrating a new acquisition,” says Dacia Rohlehr, Managing Director and co-founder. “Kaihen’s business readiness approach achieves the successful transformation of our client’s people, processes and systems and help minimize operational costs, improve customer service, mitigate regulatory and financial risk, ensure successful technology implementations, and optimize employee effectiveness.”

Kaihen consultants have worked with some of Ontario’s leading industry players on major initiatives including customer information system implementations, outage management system evaluations, asset management business processes, smart metering, meter data management implementations, data analytics, time of use billing and outage communications strategy. For each engagement, the consultants have helped clients to achieve a successful transformation of their business and operations.

OEA’s Emerging Company of the Year Award was established to recognize emerging companies demonstrating innovation and excellence in Ontario’s energy sector. The award recognizes a company with 100 or fewer employees that has excelled in areas such as conservation and energy efficiency, consumer relations, energy management and market strategy.

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