Dublin, OH, October 19, 2016 – IGS is pleased to announce that Brandon Childers was recently promoted to Chief Information Officer.
Childers joined IGS in 2005 and began leading the IT team as Vice President of Technology in 2013. In 2014, his role evolved to include strategic leadership of the Operations team.
Viewing technology as both a core competency and a differentiator, Childers oversees the delivery of technology solutions that automate operations, improve customer experiences, and enable company growth into new markets and product lines. He has experience in application development, business analysis, vendor management, and solution delivery.
“Brandon’s approach to solving our technology needs has transformed the way we deliver solutions to our customers. It is hard to imagine what our IT and Operations business areas would look like today without the significant contributions he has made during his tenure with IGS,” said Scott White, president and CEO.
Childers holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering from The Ohio State University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.
IGS is a leader in the energy industry advocating for an engaged society seeking positive change in the way customers manage and consume our energy resources. With over 25 years of energy industry experience, the company provides the following to over one million customers across the country: natural gas, electricity, and home protection products (through IGS Energy); power generation solutions off the grid (through IGS Generation); clean, domestic alternative fueling options (through IGS CNG Services); and solar solutions (through IGS Solar). The company also has a community investment program which provides employees ongoing opportunities to get involved with, and give to, causes that are meaningful to the company and to them personally.