Beverly Macy, Managing Partner, Y&M Partners LLC, Receives Congressional Recogition for Forum Focusing On Clean Energy and Power Solutions
2008 Clean Energy and Power Forum brings key industry, business, and community leaders to discuss the next generation of clean tech solutions.
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 8, 2008
Y&M Partners LLC, a strategic advisory firm located in Beverly Hills, CA., announces that Beverly Macy, Managing Partner was awarded Congressional Recognition from Congressman John Campbell (R-CA) for co-founding the 2008 Clean Energy and Power Forum: The Next Generation of Clean Tech Solutions. This event took place on Tuesday, April 29, 2008 at the University of California, Los Angeles' Tom Bradley International Hall. The event attracted a record-setting attendance of over 300 people, with 11 exhibitors in the product-showcase and a panel of 10 guest speakers.
Hosted by Y&M Partners, KCOMM, National Renewable Energy Lab, QuantumSphere, ROTH Capital Partners, and UCLA, this extraordinary event provided a platform to discuss clean energy and power issues facing our world with a focus on near term business opportunities and commercialization of real solutions. Topics included advances in Battery Power and Storage, Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Generation Systems, Solar Power and Clean Water.
Keynote speakers included:
John A. Turner, Ph. D., National Renewable Energy Lab Speaking on Solar and Hydrogen systems
Kevin Maloney, President, CEO, Co-founder, QunatumSphere, Inc. Speaking on nano-enabled products for clean energy and power applications, near-terms commercialization, grant proposals, and UCLA-funded research projects
Brian Kremer, Investment Banking, ROTH Capital Partners Speaking on clean energy Market size and investments
M. Nyambura Kamau, Consul General, Republic of Kenya (Africa) Speaking on Africa's Energy Reform Initiatives
Hakan Tekin, Consul General, Turkey Speaking on Turkey's Energy Position and Investments
Sinan Kanatsiz, CEO, KCOMM Summit Chairman and Moderator Beverly W. Macy, CEO, Y&M Partners, Instructor, Global Marketing and Strategy, UCLA, Summit Co-Founder and Moderator About the Event Hosts:
Y&M PARTNERS LLC helpsww companies gain insight into complex business challenges, strategize breakthrough solutions, and execute on opportunities that benefit both their customers and the bottom line. The firm's staff has broad industry expertise that focuses on key industry verticals: healthcare, emerging technology, communications, and energy reform.
KCOMM is a marketing communications firm specializing in Public Relations, Public Affairs, Internet Marketing, Events and Relationships.
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is the nation's primary laboratory for renewable energy and energy efficiency research and development. NREL's mission and strategy are focused on advancing the U. S. Department of Energy's and our nation's energy goals. The laboratory's scientists and researchers support critical market objectives to accelerate research from scientific innovations to market-viable alternative energy solutions.
QuantumSphere, Inc. (QSI) is a leading manufacturer of advanced catalytic materials and a developer of high performance electrode devices and related technologies for multiple clean-energy and electronics applications. Backed by a strong intellectual property portfolio, QSI products enable breakthrough performance in such multi-billion dollar growth markets as batteries, sensors, fuel cells, and hydrogen generation, among others.
ROTH Capital Partners is a full service investment banking firm dedicated to the small and micro-cap market. The firm is privately owned with current principals being majority owners. The core management team has been consistent for many years. Since the inception of the firm in 1984 ROTH has been a leader and innovator in the small and micro cap markets. ROTH's exclusive focus has been, is, and will continue to offer a full spectrum of investment banking services, including raising capital, research coverage, trading and market making, merger and acquisition advisory services, and investor conferences.
UCLA is one of America's finest universities, UCLA has a tradition of advancing higher education and the common good through excellence in scholarship, research and public service. UCLA is California's largest university and a model for public institutions of higher education.
Y&M Partners is a strategic advisory firm located in Beverly Hills, California. The company was founded in 2001 by senior executives with experience in both established and emerging firms.