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Questar Energy Systems, Inc.

“Questar’s mission is to build a very large network of distributed low cost, high performance, Smart Solar Systems.”

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Clean Technology
  • Location Issaquah, WA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded June 2009
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

Questar Energy Systems is a technology company that provides solar solutions. Our first product is the SolarTrackr – a lower cost solution than fixed ground mounted systems that is easy to fabricate, install and requires no specialized equipment or skilled labor. Our long term vision is to integrate our Wovyn platform to all things solar. We are raising $1.5 million.


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    Alan Tilley
    Chairman & Founder

    In 1979, Alan attained 100% off-grid sustainability at his home on Vashon Island. He is a serial entrepreneur and inventor with over 30 years of experience. His background in renewable energy, industrial automation and networking led to the establishment of Questar Energy Systems in 2009.

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    Greg Robinson
    CTO and Founder

    Greg's life as an entrepreneur started at the age of 20 when he decided to start a music instruction business in order to pay his college tuition. He earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Physics from the University of Washington. His coursework included Atmospheric Physics and Climatology, Electrical Systems Design and Development, and Mathematical Modeling. Greg also helped his fellow teachers start the Eastside Music Company in Issaquah, WA

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    President & CEO

    With over thirty-five years of experience, Mr. Hughes has developed the insights, understanding, and relationships that are vital to growth and management of early stage companies. He worked for 10 years with IBM and for more than 15 years with start-up companies. Twenty-one years of his career was in Silicon Valley. Three of the start-ups with which he worked became public companies (Western Micro, Versant, and Echelon).

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    Director, Software Development

    Ed sold his first software product at age 15. He has extensive Agile software management experience. He developed several key applications with big data, User Interface and security having worked at Microsoft, Google, Ubermind and Deloitte, such as the project lead on the latest Alaska Airlines iPhone App.


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