Charles Renner Named Director at Cyclone Energy Group

Charles Renner Named Director at Cyclone Energy Group

December 7, 2015

Cyclone Energy Group is pleased to announce that Charles Renner, RA, has been named as a new Director. In his role, Charles will bring service design methodology to ongoing business operations. In addition to supporting operational efficiency and internal initiatives, he will also focus on client experience design (CxD) and on new business development.

Charles has over two decades of experience applying design methodology to shape built environments, design organizational processes, and create actionable consensus within diverse groups. His professional history encompasses multiple industry sectors including: Real Estate (Commercial, Healthcare, Industrial, and Residential); Design, Start-Ups; and Non-Profits. Charles previously was the principal and lead designer of Renner Design Associates, a firm he founded in 1991.

Charles holds an M.B.A. in Sustainable Business from Pinchot University and a B.A. in Architecture from Iowa State University. He holds a State of Illinois architectural license and is accredited as a LEED® Green Associate by the Green Building Certification Institute. Charles is a member of the Congress for the New Urbanism and of the CNU Illinois Chapter and he has served as the Chapter’s Chair in 2015 and as the Vice Chair for External Affairs in 2013 and 2014. He is also currently a member of the Organization Development Network of Chicago and of the Business Alliance for Local Living Economies. Charles is a participant in Service Experience Chicago and in the Chicago Living Building Collaborative. He is also a student in the Certified Commercial Investment Member Institute.

Cyclone Energy Group partners with building owners and design professionals in the design, construction, retrofit, and operation of high-performance buildings. Our team helps building owners add economic, environmental, and social value to their portfolios by providing holistic, sustainable solutions designed to optimize efficiency, occupancy, and return-on-investment. We invite you to learn more about our unique approach to improving building performance and the specialized expertise we can bring to your project ─ from concept to completion and beyond to on-going operation.

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