Senior Vice President of Utility Solutions
As senior vice president of Utility Solutions, Ted leads the Ecova Utility Solutions team in strategic business development, cultivating innovative, end-to-end products and solutions for utilities and their customers.
"At Ecova, we pride ourselves on being innovators in the marketplace, seeing what’s next and connecting the dots to deliver results today while creating sustainable value.”
Ted is a seasoned leader in the utility industry with more than 30 years of experience driving “what’s next” with a relentless focus on providing value to customers. Prior to Ecova, Ted spent 13 years at Duke Energy, where he successfully launched a profitable services business, earned consistent top performance rankings in national customer satisfaction benchmark surveys, and pioneered an innovative business model that turned energy efficiency into a profitable investment for utilities while holding advisory board positions for Edison Electric Institute (EEI), the Institute for Electric Efficiency (IEE), EPRI, and the National Action Plan for Energy Efficiency. Before joining Duke Energy, Schultz spent 14 years at New York State Electric and Gas in Binghamton, N.Y., mostly managing information technology functions. He was Director of Applications and Advanced Technologies prior to joining Duke Energy.
Ted earned an MBA from Syracuse University, and a B.S. in business administration from the State University of New York at Albany.
When Ted is not working, he enjoys boating, tennis, and spending time with his family.