Denise Bellas

Business Relationship Consultant

Denise Bellas is an Ohio energy professional who develops and maintains relationships between Brakey Energy and energy-intensive Ohio businesses.

Denise has in-depth experience in helping large Ohio companies plan and manage their use of energy. She spent nearly 20 years serving key commercial and industrial accounts for the Illuminating Company and before that, FirstEnergy Solutions. As the liaison between customers and the utility’s engineers, she helped customers successfully manage the energy aspects of such major business initiatives as new construction projects and service upgrades. Her responsibilities included assessing customers’ energy needs, resolving reliability issues, analyzing complex energy bills, rates, and tariffs, and finding opportunities to reduce customers’ energy costs. She also assisted many organizations in comparing the Illuminating Company’s services and costs to Cleveland Public Power.

Denise also spent 15 years managing two business franchises in Northeast Ohio.

Denise earned a Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts at the University of Akron. She enjoys traveling, reading, and working in the garden.

Contact Denise:
Phone: (216) 751-1758, Ext. 704

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