Awards & Recognition
July 14, 2016
Trending 40 just named Sol Systems' CEO, Yuri Horwitz, as one of their 2016 Trending 40 Entrepreneurs Under 40 - a group of young entrepreneurs who have made a substantial impact in the DC region this year.
November 18, 2015
Since 2002, the Gold Stevie Award has been conferred for achievement in business to organizations and individuals in more than 60 nations. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are the world's top awards for female entrepreneurs, executives, employees and the organizations they run.
May 21, 2015
Sol Systems has been selected as a Finalist in The 2015 American Business Awards. The firm was named a Finalist in the Energy Industry Innovation of the Year category for its approach to bringing solar to the commercial-scale market. The category recognizes innovations in energy-related technology, production, conservation, storage, or delivery.
April 20, 2015
Washington Business Journal named Sol Systems’ CFO, George Ashton, a top Washington business leader in its esteemed 40 under 40 program. Mr. Ashton was selected from hundreds of submissions due to his leadership in growing the company by 1,073% over three years, his service to the solar energy industry, and his long-standing commitment to philanthropic initiatives.
October 01, 2014
Sol Systems CFO, George Ashton, is a finalist for Platts Global Energy’s Rising Star Award. The Global Energy Awards were created 15 years ago to recognize those who have transcended the status quo in the name of excellence in leadership, innovation, and performance in the energy industry. Finalists were chosen from a list of over 200 nominations, and the winners will be announced on December 12 in New York.
August 20, 2014
The Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) Initiative Ambassadors has named Sol Systems General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer, Stephanie Smith, as a finalist for its annual awards program for mid-career women’s leadership and achievement in clean energy.
August 13, 2014
Inc. Magazine once again named Washington, D.C. – based Sol Systems on its annual Inc. 500 list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. This year, the solar finance firm ranked No. 6 in the nation’s top solar companies, No. 6 in fasting growing companies in D.C., No. 17 in energy, and No. 446 overall.
July 19, 2014
Sol Systems’CFO, George Ashton, has been named as Washington Business Journal’s Financial Services CFO of the year. The award honors the financial professionals in Greater Washington for outstanding performance in their roles as corporate financial stewards. Read More.
June 20, 2014
Ernst & Young named Sol Systems’ CEO, Yuri Horwitz, EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 in the emerging technologies category in Greater Washington. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Read more.