Press Release

International Association of Venue Managers teams with APPI Energy

July 23, 2015

Walter Moore
President and CEO
APPI Energy


Data-driven energy procurement and consulting solutions will help venue managers focus on revenue and efficiency

Salisbury, Md., July 23, 2015—The International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) has teamed with APPI Energy to provide data-driven procurement and consulting solutions to its members.

APPI Energy maintains a database of daily supplier prices that allows the consulting firm to benchmark prices in every deregulated market. The team of experts reviews thousands of energy supplier prices every day to deliver true apple-to-apple comparisons that reduce electricity and natural gas costs on an ongoing basis.

“Our promising relationship with IAVM allows us the opportunity to have a strong presence at VenueConnect and DirectConnect in August 2015, when our Senior Energy Consultants, Business Development Director, and Executive Vice President and Corporate Counsel will provide customized solutions to decision-makers at all kinds of venues,” said Walter Moore, President and CEO of APPI Energy.

“IAVM members in deregulated markets now have access to the APPI Energy proprietary database of supplier prices, plus customized recommendations for reducing costs and increasing efficiencies,” said Vicki Hawarden, CMP, President & CEO of IAVM. “Giving members the edge to make smart, customized purchasing decisions that reduce and manage energy costs fits well with the IAVM vision and mission.”

About APPI Energy

Operated by its original founders, APPI Energy provides data-driven procurement and consulting solutions to commercial and industrial customers. In 2016, APPI Energy will celebrate 20 years of reducing and managing energy expenses for clients in every deregulated market. APPI Energy delivers superior consulting, coordination of energy management strategies, and world-class customer service. The Powerful Solutions Program has earned the endorsement of 143 trade associations and chambers of commerce to provide solutions to members.

About the International Association of Venue Managers

The International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) represents public assembly venues from around the globe. IAVM’s members include managers and senior executives from auditoriums, arenas, convention centers, exhibit halls, stadiums, performing arts centers, university complexes, and amphitheaters. The IAVM mission statement is to educate, advocate for, and inspire public assembly venue professional worldwide.