United Wind, a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based provider of distributed wind energy solutions, has hired Joseph Yurcisin as vice president of business development and Philip Futernik as chief technology officer.
Yurcisin will lead all sales and marketing efforts for the company, which offers its WindLease program for end users to generate on-site power from distributed-scale, behind-the-meter wind turbines.
A veteran of the distributed solar industry, Yurcisin previously served as senior vice president of sales for NRG Home Solar, where he led a team of 600.
Futernik most recently held the role of senior software engineer with Harris Corp. He will be focused on streamlining internal processes and improving external customer experiences for United Wind.