Newport Consulting Group, LLC provides management consulting services to technology, energy and venture executives worldwide regarding business strategy, market development and technology and program management. The firm is led by Paul De Martini, Managing Director, who leverages a network of leading independent consulting experts and alliances with prominent engineering, economics, policy and program management firms. The combination provides clients with a broad range and depth of services to ensure successful engagements.

Newport Consulting Group Advisors

Paul De Martini, Managing Director

Paul was recently Chief Technology Officer for Cisco’s global Energy Networks Group.  Previously, he was vice president of Advanced Technology at Southern California Edison leading their $2 billion smart grid strategy, policy, and research and deployment activity.  See full bio here.


Randy Abe

Randy has extensive natural gas and power industry experience providing project management, system and business process implementation, regulatory compliance and risk management services. See Linked In profile here.

Cameron Brooks

Cameron Brooks has spent over two decades at the cutting edge of energy markets and environmental policy advocacy. A seasoned executive, Cameron has served in senior positions in smart grid, renewable energy, and energy efficiency firms. See Linked In profile here.

Susan Erwin

Susan has over 20 years of experience in marketing energy and environmental products and services. She has held senior roles at leading global and national energy and sustainability firms. See Linked In profile here.

Dian Grueneich

Dian Grueneich is an internationally recognized expert on distributed energy resources and energy efficiency. Dian’s expertise covers all facets of energy policy and regulation, utilities, market development and innovation, and key factors driving U.S. and global energy investments. See Linked In profile here.

Dale Murdock

Dale Murdock has extensive operational experience in wholesale energy markets, retail energy and utility generation and operations. Dale provides a range of consulting services including commercial transaction support, risk management, program management and business process re-engineering.
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Dennis Shirley

Dennis is the President of Organic Marketing Solutions. Dennis has extensive senior consulting experience in the utility industry specializing in customer engagement strategies and tactical plans for advance metering infrastructure (AMI) projects. See Linked In profile here.



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