Today, it was announced ViZn Energy Systems Inc. has appointed James A. Risher to the company’s Board of Advisors. Risher has been an executive in energy and technology for over 40 years, having served as the president of Exide Electronics (now Eaton Powerware) from 1986 until 1997.
More recently, Risher served as CEO of DGT Holdings (DGT DGTH) Corporation in Chicago from 2006 until 2009, where he still holds a position on the board of directors. He also currently acts as managing director at Lumina Group, LLC, a North Carolina firm engaging in advising and investing in mid-tier companies.
“ViZn welcomes Jim’s guidance during the commercial launch of our Zinc/Iron flow batteries,” states Craig Wilkins, President and CEO of ViZn. “The valuable technical expertise and business experience will truly be an asset to ViZn’s growth and expansion as a clean energy provider.”