Baker Electric Solar Named One of San Diego's Fastest Growing Companies

Baker Electric Solar, an Escondido-based solar company that designs, builds and installs photovoltaic solar power systems, formally announced today it ranked No. 14 on the 2014 San Diego Business Journal's Fastest Growing Private Companies list.

Baker Electric Solar, an Escondido-based solar company that designs, builds and installs photovoltaic solar power systems across Southern California, formally announced today that it ranked No. 14 on the San Diego Business Journal's 2014 Fastest Growing Private Companies list.


Baker Electric Solar was recognized as one of San Diego's 100 top fastest growing companies based on its percentage increase in revenue between fiscal years 2011 and 2013. With a reported 204 percent growth, Baker Electric Solar ranked No. 14. To be considered for the list, companies needed to be privately held, based in San Diego County and have earned at least $200,000 in 2011. The data sources used were the companies, CPA attestation letters and San Diego Business Journal list files.

Baker Electric Solar team members attended the San Diego Business Journal's awards presentation at the Paradise Point Resort & Spa in San Diego on July 10. The private reception included attendees from the fastest growing 100 as well as 35 honorable mention companies. San Diego Business Journal President and Publisher, Armon Mills and Executive Editor, Reo Carr formally recognized and announced the top companies.

Baker Electric Solar adds this latest recognition to a number of recent achievements over the last three months. Brian Miliate, Baker Electric Solar's CFO received San Diego Business Journal's 2014 CFO of The Year Award. In addition, Baker won two National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) safety awards and a 2014 EAR award for effective advertising on radio from the San Diego Radio Broadcasters Association.

"Being one of San Diego's fastest growing private companies is both an honor and distinction. At Baker we are redefining what it means to be a solar leader in San Diego." said Baker Electric Solar CEO Ted Baker. "Our team is passionate about bringing solar to Southern California homes and businesses. We want homeowners to enjoy electricity again and the savings that come from the decision to go solar."

"At Baker Electric Solar, innovation moves us forward. It's what allows us to provide our Southern California customers with leading edge solar energy products," said President Mike Teresso.

"As a SunPower Elite Dealer we are equipped with the most advanced training, products, and services. Achieving the No. 14 position in San Diego's Top 100 reinforces the fact that we are on top of our game and are poised for continued growth and expansion."

For more information about Baker Electric Solar, visit http://www.bakerelectricsolar.com.

About Baker Electric Solar
Escondido-based Baker Electric Solar, designs, builds and installs photovoltaic solar power systems for new and existing homes, commercial facilities and utility-scale projects across Southern California. Baker Electric Solar is a BBB accredited business with an A+ rating. It ranked No. 1 on the Clean-Tech Companies List published by the San Diego Business Journal and ranked No. 14 on the San Diego Business Journal's 2014 Fastest Growing Private Companies list. It also earned the 2013 Angie's List Super Service Award and was named one of Solar Power World's 2013 Top 250 Solar Contractors in the nation. Baker Electric Solar is San Diego's first SunPower Elite Dealer. For more information, visit http://www.bakerelectricsolar.com.

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