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COIL wins Small Business of the Year - Press Release

COIL earns Small Business of the Year Award at the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce - Excellence in Business Awards

SAN FRANCISCO, CA-- October 29, 2021-- COIL, the experts in solution design and installation for renewables, announced today it has earned the Small Business of the Year Award from the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce, Excellence in Business (“Ebbie”) Awards.

The 30th annual Excellence in Business Awards celebrates and recognizes the Bay Area’s visionary entrepreneurs, top business leaders, and exemplary corporate citizens.

“Small businesses are the backbone to our economic recovery, the Small Business of the Year award is awarded to the small business that exemplifies the diversity of products and services that are uniquely San Francisco,” said Paul Brown, SF Chamber Board Member and Area Vice President of National Accounts of Blue Shield of California. “COIL supported the expanding green energy market and provided critical infrastructure to residential and industrial sites during a very tumultuous year of wildfires and the ongoing pandemic. Despite the pandemic, they continue to grow. COIL’s developed software that will modernize the electrical industry, and their customers appreciate the value and use of their tools.”

“Our innovation is based on bridging the gap between customer service, installation and technology to enable the adoption of electric vehicles, personal mobility, and renewable energy,” said Bobby Penn, General Manager of COIL. “COIL has developed a front-end customer support software which has been currently adopted by large automotive and charging manufacturers, and implemented nationwide. The innovation and vision we developed here in San Francisco continues to have ripple effects within the industry.”

The Ebbies ceremony was presented virtually this year and recognized COIL for demonstrating an entrepreneurial spirit that reflects the city’s future. With this award, COIL joins the Ebbies Hall of Fame, which honors San Francisco’s most innovative business leaders. To learn more about the SF Chamber of Commerce and the Ebbies awards, visit:

ABOUT COIL INC. COIL, Inc. is revolutionizing the electrical industry through innovation, enabling the future of renewable energy. We partner with OEMs, channel partners, and other service providers to identify, install, and provide the best electrical solutions. COIL, Inc. serves thousands of customers and businesses nationally through its two business units: COIL, a premier, full service electrical installer specializing in new energy installations, and COIL iQ, a customer service software platform for Electricians & the Renewables Industry. To learn more, visit


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