We understand that a company and its services are only as good as each employee. We believe there is more than just a paper contract between the company and its most valuable asset. We invest in our people and they invest in us and the results show as our customers can attest.


James Horstkamp


An entrepreneur by nature, in the 1990’s James worked as a consultant in Europe for a Nasdaq 100 company and received his M.B.A. Realizing early on that energy was going to be the most exciting business sector of our time, he started Energy Select in 2002 with the aim to develop an energy business that had a comprehensive set of solutions. James became a Certified Building Analyst and with over 20 years in the electrical trade he leads the company at the forefront of energy services in Southern Maryland.


Marci Kreamer

Office Manager & Energy Analysis Manager

Marci owned and managed a family business in the retail sector for thirteen years in Calvert County, MD which still flourishes under her son’s ownership as Chesapeake’s Bounty. In addition, she brings over twenty-five years of managerial and operations experience, including nine years as a General Manager of a local business. Throughout her career, she has contributed her time and skills to non-profit boards and the community.


Brian Colaianni

Solar Manager

Brian is a Navy reservist, just coming out of active duty after 8 years of aviation-electrical service. He joined Energy Select in early 2018 after 3 years of solar expertise in the corporate world. After personally having solar for the past 2 years, Brian knows the importance of owning your system, rather than leasing it from the big guys. He enjoys training the team and teaching the importance of renewable energy.

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Jim Riedel

Electrical and Solar Operations Manager

Jim has been a Master Electrician for over 30 years. Before coming on board at Energy Select in early 2018, he was a nuclear project manager for 10 years. During his time as a nuclear PM, he executed many jobs across the east coast.