Cole Denton brings expertise in multifamily utility management and is a member of investment committee of Upside Avenue as a Utilities Contract Advisor. He contributes his knowledge during due diligence, business development, process management, and budgeting processes. His 15 years of management experience assists Upside Avenue team with the best possible procurement of energy services for each asset in its portfolio.
Cole additionally serves as President and CEO of Performance Utility Management and Billing, a PPA Group company. Cole is the creator and administrator of his own streamline process, setting him apart from his competitors. Since his company’s launch in 2013, he has grown to manage over 7,000 apartment units and has saved his clients over $350,000 in utility expenses. His aptitude for reduction of cost and utility management are in high demand. He has been awarded The PPA Family of Companies’ Growth-Oriented Values Award for his accomplishments.
As a U.S. Veteran, he served in the Marines as a Private First Class where he acquired his leadership qualities and organizational abilities. He obtained his Associate of Science in Secondary Education from Snow College in Ephraim, Utah and is studying at the University of Phoenix for his Bachelor of Science in Business.