Valley Energy located in Claverack, N.Y., has hired Michael Vertetis as their new general manager. Vertetis has spent his whole life in Columbia County, presently lives in Greenport. He has been involved and active in the local community; he was Chairman of The Hudson Development Corporation, the Hudson Planning Board, the Hudson Development and Planning Agency and was president of the City of Hudson Common Council. He presently serves on the board of directors of the Columbia Economic Development Corporation.
Vertetis has been a volunteer firefighter for the City of Hudson for over 40 years. He has worked in all facets of the retail fuel oil and propane industry for the past 35 years. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience that will assist Valley Energy in its goal of maintaining and improving its customer’s experience. Under his leadership Valley Energy will continue to grow and prosper, providing fair pricing and exceptional customer service to the residents of Columbia, Greene and northern Dutchess Counties.