Issue 6 2023

Acquisition International - Issue 6 2023 15 Based in California, VertPro is a leading provider of energy efficiency services, specialising in helping property managers and building owners optimise their energy consumption and reduce their operational costs. It offers a comprehensive SaaS platform that allows users to comply with every energy benchmark law in 30 minutes or less. Here, we discuss the company’s services and its success in the AI Global Excellence Awards 2023, having been awarded Best Energy Efficiency Services Provider. Apr23610 hether you have a building in Los Angeles, New York, or any other city in the United States, VertPro makes energy compliance and building upgrades simple. In a world where sustainability regulations are abundant and often confusing, the VertPro platform takes the hassle out of compliance, notifying users about any new energy efficiency laws that apply to their property. Mandatory in over 50 cities, VertPro provides energy benchmark reporting for every state and municipality with an energy disclosure ordinance in effect, helping buildings meet the necessary requirements and potentially save money in the process. As well as this, VertPro handles energy audits and retro commissioning, which assess the energy efficiency of a building every five to ten years, depending on local regulation. The platform also lets users know which inspections are required for their property, along with corresponding deadlines. Furthermore, for building repairs, users can leverage VertPro’s network of honest, highly rated contractors through its construction management software tool. By presenting side-by-side comparisons, the tool minimises the time users spend vetting companies. These robust offerings cover more than VertPro’s competitors ever could, from energy compliance to construction project management. Not only does it deliver end-to-end services backed by cutting-edge technology and unparalleled customer support, but it also provides solutions tailored to the unique needs of each client it serves. On top of this, it sources the best contractors in the industry through its construction marketplace platform. These unique factors are what make the business so successful. As well as its broad offerings, VertPro owes its success to its staff members, who each bring a wealth of expertise and dedication to the table. In recruitment, the company looks to hire individuals with strong technical knowledge and skills, excellent communication, and a passion for sustainability. Its leaders strive to foster an internal culture of collaboration, innovation, continuous learning, and care for each other’s wellbeing. Since its inception, VertPro has upheld its core values, which are innovation, sustainability, exceptional customer service, and personal growth among team members. By prioritising its delivery W VertPro: The Easiest Energy Benchmark Compliance Platform Around of these values, the company has developed innovative solutions and established lasting relationships with its clients, in turn driving its success over the years. Operating in the rapidly changing energy efficiency landscape, VertPro faces the challenge of adapting and staying ahead of new technologies and regulations. While the Covid-19 pandemic posed operational challenges, it also allowed the company to develop new ways of working to enhance its remote services offerings. The pandemic also resulted in energy compliance extensions and temporarily halted compliance enforcement, which led VertPro to innovate and create additional service options. During this time, it also dedicated time to evaluating, optimising, and improving all of its existing offerings. As a result of its unique, personalised services, its passion for sustainability, and its dedication to its clients, VertPro has been awarded Best Energy Efficiency Services Provider in the AI Global Excellence Awards 2023. In the wake of this success, VertPro looks forward to some exciting developments within the next five years. It plans to expand its technology platform, incorporate AIdriven analytics to optimise energy efficiency, and develop strategic partnerships with industry leaders. We congratulate VertPro on this achievement and wish it the best of luck as it works towards its goal of becoming the go-to provider of energy efficiency services, aiming to have a positive impact on the environment, communities, and its clients. Contact: Scott Werner Company: VertPro® Web Address: - In a world where sustainability regulations are abundant and often confusing, the VertPro platform takes the hassle out of compliance, notifying users about any new energy efficiency laws that apply to their property.