Eco Allies™ (EA) is pursuing opportunities in Climate Change Mitigation, Renewable and Sustainable Technologies Industries. Companies, and individuals can purchase carbon off set credits online.
Charles Guillory - Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Eco Allies CEO & Director
Charles has a proven record of management and growth. He began his work life with a “Class 1” railroad and worked his way up from hand trucking freight in a warehouse to Assistant Superintendent of a Division. During most of his career, his specialty was locating to and supervising problem areas which resulted in their becoming safe, well-organized, and efficiently operated territories.
He left for a more challenging position as General Manager of Operations with a service company overseeing the operation of seven sites in three midwestern states. With his personal hands-on approach, he developed five additional sites in three other states from the initial planning stages to the final smooth operation effectively doubling the revenue stream in just under two years. He then moved on to pursue the rewards of private ownership by purchasing a company with what he recognized as untapped potential and saw double-digit profit increases within the first year after implementing his own management ideas and techniques and maintained a healthy growth by adjusting to various challenges for the following eighteen years before choosing to dissolve the business this year in order to try something new.
James Gaspard - Loveland, Colorado
Director Eco Allies
James Gaspard's career in start-ups, mid-size and Fortune 1000
companies gives him a unique perspective on all aspects on a company's life-cycle from birth, through growth and harvest. His career has been highlighted to date by his sales talent and his ability to close larger dollar volumes of transactions in several diverse industries. James is CEO of Biochar Now
LLC a market leading producer of high-quality biochar. James received his Bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M
in 1991 and his JD/MBA from University of Texas
in 1996. He holds a variety of patents and licenses related to manufacture of biochar which is a core product of the Eco Allies business model.
John Toth - Reno, Nevada
Eco Allies Director/Chief Science Officer
Mr. Toth directs our projects implementing established applied methodologies for Wind, Solar, and Biomass Energy, and verifiable Carbon Offset Projects. Since 2005, after extraordinary careers with Healthcare and Information Technologies, he has been involved with numerous projects and feasibility studies for carbon sequestration and emission reductions involving manure digesters, biomass energy, Jenbacher and Waukesha gas engines, micro turbines, solar and wind energy, green building and biochar.
John has worked with Climate Cure Team and several client companies in developing International Project Idea Notes for the European Union Trading Scheme (EU ETS) and project documents for renewable energy and carbon sequestration projects in the USA adhering to the protocols of the Climate Action Reserve (CAR) and the Voluntary Carbon Standard (VCS). John holds MBA in Entrepreneurship from Pepperdine University, and Master of Science in Chemistry from U. of Hawai’i along with accreditation by the U.S. Green Building Council with the USGBC Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)® building rating system.
R. Glenn Kirk, CPA - Dallas, Texas
CFO - Director Eco Allies
Glenn is a Dallas,
Texas based CPA His over 30-year practice includes tax planning, preparation, and accounting services. Glenn Received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas A&M University
- Commerce (formerly East Texas State University) in
1974. Certified Public Accountant and partner with the firm of McKinnon, Wootton & Associates, LLC, (formerly McKinnon & Associates, Inc.) a public accounting firm; August, 1974 to June, 2008. Sole Member of R. Glenn Kirk, CPA, LLC public accounting practice: July, 2008 to present. Member of the Dallas Chapter of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. Former and present clients include individuals and companies involved in the following fields: Attorneys, equipment distribution and sales, engineering , estates and trusts, manufacturing, Manufacturing representatives , natural gas distribution and marketing, oil and gas exploration, development and production, oil and gas field services, real estate brokers, developers and retail organizations.
W.F. ‘Billy’ Barnwell - Nevada
Eco Allies Director
W.F. (William) Barnwell is the President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board of Climate Cure Capital Corporation. William has more than 18 years of experience in the renewable energy field and was the managing member of The Centre for Carbon Trading. He served on the Board at Global Alternative Green Energy where he helped to brand proprietary technologies known as the BCR™, the BCT™, and the BCS™, and had them certified as “Green” in the renewable energy credits (“REC”) market. Prior to that, he was the COO of Pacific Renewables in San Diego where he developed the REC trading platform. In conjunction with Electric City, he helped deliver Virtual Megawatt Power Plants. He has unrivaled experience and knowledge in the world of environmental commodities. He has marketed energy-efficient products traded on the Chicago Commodity Exchange and brought institutional funding from Morgan Stanley, Duke Power, and El Paso Energy to various projects and activities, and run a renewable energy credit desk and directed marketing efforts for the Center for Carbon Trading and Resource Marketing. The International Emission Trade Association invited him to participate in the Congressional Advisory Committee for Cap and Trade. Mr. Barnwell was selected from its 5,000 members to be one of the 50 on the advisory panel. He holds a business degree from the University of Denver.
Steven 'Herky' Williams – Nashville, Tennessee
Eco Allies Founder/Director/ Managing Partner
Steve has an extensive knowledge and background of the entertainment industry. As Senior Director of A&R for Capital Records
he signed Willie Nelson
, Garth Brooks
, Tanya Tucker
and many others. These days Herky holds a Tennessee
hemp farming permit and devotes much of his time to growing Tennessee’s industrial hemp industry and as a director for Eco Allies
. Herky is the organizer and manger behind many of Nashville’s
most enduring charity events.
Jack Honour - St Petersburg, Florida
Eco Allies Founder/Director/ Managing Partner
C level public company executive with 20 years’ experience
Deborah Randall Advisory Board
Deborah Randall, an Entrepreneur and Co-founder of numerous companies including United States Gas Transportation, nineteen nineties largest women-owned natural gas marketing company in the US; USGT Investors, an investment firm based in Dallas servicing the financial, energy and natural resources industries; Meximae, a social housing construction company in Mexico; Texas Security Bank, early investor on TAE Technologies a developer of technology to generate electricity from the fusion of hydrogen and boron nuclei. Director, Mergers and Acquisitions at Wirthlin Worldwide ITOCHU; member StereoVision and Climate Cure Capital Board of Directors.