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Tom Chewning Joins Intelagrid Board of Directors

Energy Industry Veteran Latest Addition to nexgrid Board of Directors

11/11/2010 - Intelagrid, LLC, the emerging leader in standards-based smart grid solutions, today announced that Tom Chewning, former executive vice president and CFO of Dominion Resources, has joined its board of directors. Chewning brings over 20 years of energy industry experience and actively advises Intelagrid on its various strategies and operations.

Mr. Chewning joined Dominion Resources in 1987 and served in a variety of positions throughout his career. For 10 years prior to Dominion, Chewning served as the CEO of Van Lines Inc., a Seattle-based transportation company. Mr. Chewning chairs numerous foundations and councils in addition to sitting on several foundation boards and the state treasury of Virginia. Chewning was awarded the CFO of the Year for the Utility Industry for 2005 by Institutional Investor Magazine.

Costa Apostolakis, founder and CEO of Intelagrid said, "Tom Chewning is an industry and community leader in addition to being a highly accomplished executive. Tom is a natural fit for our board of directors given his vision, experience, and deep understanding of the energy industry. I look forward to working with Tom as we transition Intelagrid from a startup to the industry leader in standards-based Smart Grid Solutions.”

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