SOURCE: Windstone Capital Partners

January 24, 2008 08:01 ET

Windstone Capital Partners to Speak at the 11th Annual Energy and Environment Conference and Expo

Managing Director, Jay St. Clair, to Present "Capitalizing Renewable Energy Ventures Through Institutional Equity"

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - January 24, 2008) - Windstone Capital Partners, Inc., a southwest regional investment bank with offices in Scottsdale, Ariz. and Austin, Texas, today announced that Jay St. Clair, managing director of Windstone, will speak on "Capitalizing Renewable Energy Ventures through Institutional Equity" at the 2008 Energy and Environment Conference and Expo (EUEC). Jay's presentation will be on Monday, Jan. 28 beginning at 2:20pm in the Sonoran II room at the Westin La Paloma in Tucson, Ariz.

"It is an honor to be asked to speak at the EUEC and we are thrilled to be here. "We recently completed a $20 million series A equity financing for our client Energy and Power, a cleantech company based in California," said Jay St. Clair. "It is fitting that we were asked to present at EUEC, in light of our recent fundraising successes in this sector."

Norman C. Clarke, Senior Managing Partner of Windstone, added, "Our participation in the Energy and Environment Conference will help us educate alternative energy companies that are looking for access to the capital markets. Not only do we help clients secure their long-term capital financing, we also assist them with their business plan and growth model while managing the entire process through the close. We see the alternative energy market as a growing opportunity for Windstone and our presence at this conference emphasizes our commitment to both the alternative energy marketplace and to EUEC."

About EUEC

EUEC 2008, now in its 11th year, facilitates information exchange and fosters cooperation between leaders and experts in the industry, government, and academia for effective and secure energy development while protecting our environment at the same time. The EUEC Conference and Expo has grown to become the largest energy and environment gathering in America attracting 1600 delegates to 400 technical presentations from world experts on Clean Air, Mercury, Global Warming and Renewable Energy. EUEC's publication division issues a monthly newsletter and a refereed journal. EUEC's endeavors speak directly to environmental professionals, engineers, scientists, corporate executives, regulatory officials, consultants and financial executives and all who are working on behalf of organizations that want to operate environmentally responsible businesses. All EUEC initiatives are organized by an advisory group comprised of leading professionals in energy and environment. For more information, visit:

About Windstone Capital Partners

Windstone Capital Partners, Inc. provides a wide array of investment banking services, specializing in private equity and venture capital financings in technology companies. Windstone is based in Scottsdale Arizona, with offices in Austin, Texas, providing the highest quality of institutional financing, merger, acquisition and divestiture for small to medium-sized public companies, as well as selected middle market, privately-held businesses. Windstone's focus is institutional placements between $5 and $100 million in total capital; as well as sell-side and buy-side M&A services to mid market companies between $10 and $250 million in annual revenue. Windstone creates winning corporate finance transactions because we have the knowledge, experience and long-term key relationships to create the ideal buyer-seller union or financing option. For more information, visit:

Contact Information

  • Contact Information:
    Windstone Capital Partners, Inc.
    Norman C. Clarke
    Senior Managing Partner