Keynote Speaker: Dan Sullivan

President and Chief Executive Officer, PowerAdvocate, Inc.

Mr. Sullivan is the President and CEO of PowerAdvocate. In 2000, he started the company with a mission to provide Market Intelligence to the Energy Industry to optimize performance. Mr. Sullivan has created a software-as-a-service delivery model where diverse teams of industry engineers and technology experts deliver PowerAdvocate's unique blend of technology, information and services to the energy industry. Prior to founding PowerAdvocate, Mr. Sullivan was a Vice President at Stone & Webster, and he also served as the Executive Assistant to the CEO for Strategy & Operations of Deutsche Babcock NA. Prior to business school, he held procurement positions at Brown & Root. Mr. Sullivan received his MBA from the Harvard Business School and graduated from West Point, serving in the Army Corps of Engineers.

In 2010, E&Y recognized Mr. Sullivan as a Finalist in the Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the New England Region.

See the press release for the recent sale of PowerAdvocate to Verisk, Inc, a sale that created positive outcomes for employees, customers and shareholders.