Glenn Kroeten heads sales at Peoples Electric subsidiary

Capsule: Peoples Electric Company, a leading commercial electrical and controls contractor, announces the hiring of Glenn Kroeten as Senior Sales Executive.

ST. PAUL, MINN.August 9, 2016 Peoples Electric Company is pleased to announce the hiring of Glenn Kroeten as Senior Sales Executive.

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Kroeten will be responsible for sales strategy and business development in growth areas at Peoples, including building automation, pre-fabrication, design/build and utility offset utilization. He will be the first point of contact with decision-makers such as C-level executives and operations for both Peoples Electric and the System One Control division. He will also take a prominent role in trade show campaigns and events.

“When we met Glenn, we knew we had found someone who can help us quickly build relationships, and relationships are the core of our business,” says Peoples President Bill Lindberg. “We're pleased to bring him on board and know he'll go far with us.”

Says Kroeten, “There are no secrets to my process. I find that being authentic, real and knowledgeable builds trust among my clients -- product and price are important, but ultimately it's about people. I look forward to many years of crafting solutions with Peoples customers."

Kroeten has an exceptional history with construction and building automation, including technical sales management with Arizon Companies, Rubble Tile, and most recently HumeraTech where he was responsible for facilitating sales and business growth at all levels of the company.

Bill Gausman, Engineering Manager for System One Control, the Peoples controls division, who will work closely with Kroeten, says, “We are excited to have Glenn Kroeten on board. Glenn brings to us a great deal of experience in our business, along with a high degree of professionalism and ethics. Besides that, he is a pleasure to work with.”

Kroeten is also co-founder and vice president of Joy of the People (, which provides a kid-directed culture in a safe, monitored environment, allowing the creativity and exploration that helps create happier, healthier kids.


About Peoples Electric

Since 1922, Peoples Electric Company has been keeping you connected. Peoples is a full-service contracting firm offering all phases of electrical, communication, environmental control, building and process automation, construction, service, testing and maintenance. In addition to installation, Peoples offers experienced project management and administrative services during pre-construction and construction phases. Peoples has completed all types and sizes of commercial, industrial, institutional and health care projects. Follow us on Facebook,Twitter and connect with us on Linkedin.


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