Blue Pillar

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Blue Pillar is a company that provides critical power and energy management solutions for a single site and centralized multisite facilities. It offers Aurora, a protocol and vendor-agnostic platform for creating a digital energy internet of things network for connecting, controlling, and data acquisition of facility mechanical and electrical equipment.

HQIndianapolis, IN, US
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2022)24(+5%)
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Key People/Management at Blue Pillar

Drew Johnson

Drew Johnson

Director of Engineering
Jeff Pontius

Jeff Pontius

Frank King

Frank King

VP of Sales - Solutions
Tad Radecki

Tad Radecki

Director of Customer Success
Kristine Schindler

Kristine Schindler

Senior Director of Devops
Paul Schuler

Paul Schuler

VP of Sales - C&I
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Blue Pillar Office Locations

Blue Pillar has offices in Indianapolis and Frederick
Indianapolis, IN, US (HQ)
9025 River Rd #150
Frederick, MD, US
2 N Market St 4th Floor
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Blue Pillar Financials and Metrics

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Blue Pillar total Funding

$37.1 m

Blue Pillar latest funding size

$3.1 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Blue Pillar investors

Blue Pillar's latest funding round in March 2019 was reported to be $3.1 m. In total, Blue Pillar has raised $37.1 m
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Blue Pillar Operating Metrics

Mar, 2017Sep, 2019

DER Assets Connected

5 k



Product Platforms

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Blue Pillar Cybersecurity Score

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Blue Pillar Online and Social Media Presence

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Blue Pillar Company Culture

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Blue Pillar Blogs

Blue Pillar and TimberRock Microgrid Deployment Featured in Microgrid Knowledge

Microgrid Knowledge's feature article, "Maryland Camp Goes Green, Gets Quick ROI with Microgrid" provides an in-depth look at Blue Pillar and partner TimberRock's new energy IoT microgrid at Maryland's Bar-T camp. Blue Pillar's IoT enabled real-time data supplied through a user interface…

Blue Pillar and TimberRock Partner to Drive Fully Sustainable, Carbon-Neutral Campus at Bar-T Recreational Facilities

Collaboration Provides Blueprint For Facility of The Future® via IoT Edge Network Technolog

Everybody Wins: Partnership Programs Outperform ‘Turnkey’ Solutions

Turnkey services. End-to-end solutions. A one-stop shop! We’ve all heard the buzzwords. In nearly every business-to-business industry, and especially in the technology world, vendors are quick to tout their unique ability to handle a customer’s entire project from start to finish, no mat…

Texas A&M University Selects Blue Pillar IoT Network for Emergency Power Monitoring and Control System

University to expand the Blue Pillar system to enable campus-wide connectivity of all back-up generators, automatic transfer switches, and associated fuel systems.

Why the Status Quo of IoT Networks Must Change

Distributed energy resources (DERs) and new energy services offer huge potential for both sides of the meter. Already, applications and services are transforming the functionality of large commercial and industrial (C&I) facilities as innovative energy service providers (ESPs) develo…

eSight Energy Selects Blue Pillar as IoT Connectivity and Network Enablement Partner

The partnership expands eSight Energy’s ability to provide turnkey energy management solutions to Commercial and Industrial companies worldwide.
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Blue Pillar Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Blue Pillar founded?

    Blue Pillar was founded in 2006.

  • Who are Blue Pillar key executives?

    Blue Pillar's key executives are Drew Johnson, Jeff Pontius and Frank King.

  • How many employees does Blue Pillar have?

    Blue Pillar has 24 employees.

  • Who are Blue Pillar competitors?

    Competitors of Blue Pillar include Trilliant, Enbala Power Networks and Reactive Technologies.

  • Where is Blue Pillar headquarters?

    Blue Pillar headquarters is located at 9025 River Rd #150, Indianapolis.

  • Where are Blue Pillar offices?

    Blue Pillar has offices in Indianapolis and Frederick.

  • How many offices does Blue Pillar have?

    Blue Pillar has 2 offices.