Sustainable Energy Developments, Inc. Chief Operations Officer George McConochie announced the hiring of Steve Wilke as the wind development company’s new director of sales.

Sustainable Energy Developments, Inc. Chief Operations Officer George McConochie announced the hiring of Steve Wilke as the wind development company’s new director of sales.

The newly formed position will require Wilke to report directly to the company’s Chief Executive Officer Kevin Schulte. Wilke will be responsible for all sales activities for community-scale wind projects ranging from 10kW through multi-megawatts.

Wilke is an established wind salesman having worked as the sales and customer service manager at Bergey Windpower, Co. for the past 11 years.  During those 11 years with the preeminent small wind turbine manufacturer in the U.S., Wilke was directly responsible for the sale of more than 16MW of wind projects.

Wilke brings considerable knowledge and 14 years of wind power sales, technology and policy experience to his position with SED. His wind-specific experience coupled with his passion for the wind industry and SED’s significant project development experience has the company poised for growth.