BRITE Energy Innovators

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Entrepreneur Services Program Manager

Nick Frank

Nick Frank manages the Entrepreneur Services program at BRITE Energy Innovators, where he will ensure the BRITE member companies have the resources they need in order to succeed. Nick will leverage his experience to identify gaps and continuously improve BRITE’s service offerings and grow BRITE to receive national recognition as a leader energy tech incubator. He joined BRITE because of his passion for entrepreneurship, sustainability, and innovation.

Nick holds a B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from Ohio University and a M.S. in Energy Science from Ulm University.  Additionally, he has experience as an entrepreneur himself, having been a part of several start-up companies, one of which being Li-ion Tamer, where he helped develop and commercialize a lithium-ion battery safety technology in the Utility Energy Storage and Electric Vehicle space. He has served in a myriad of roles, including engineering, business development, and product management.

He lives outside Athens, OH on a 15-acre homestead, where he spends time with his wife and dog. He enjoys his free time building community, gardening, creating furniture, and cooking in his outdoor, wood-fired kitchen.”