Kirk Belmont | CEO | Energy

Kirk Belmont | CEO | Energy

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) | Energy Consulting and Management, Link Resources, Inc.
 

Currently employed at Link Resources, Inc.

Previous: Link Resources Inc. | Energy Consulting, Entergy Inc.

 

Previous: University Of Louisiana At Monroe

 

    Summary

    Kirk D. Belmont serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Link Resources, a leading energy consulting, transition management, facilities management and power plant operations and maintenance company. Progressively promoted into leadership roles throughout his tenure with Link Resources, Mr. Belmont has served as the Interim Chief Executive Officer, Vice President and General Manager of the International Division and Director of Operations. Prior to joining Link Resources, he held several senior level positions within Entergy, one of the larger utilities in North America providing electric power production and retail distribution operations. Moreover, Mr. Belmont served in the U.S. Army as an Infantry Officer including 18-months supporting Iraqi Freedom III with 12-months combat operations. He was responsible for soldiers patrolling three of the most active sectors of Baghdad. Mr. Belmont is a Service Disabled Veteran with 18-medals and ribbons demonstrating his honorable service including the Meritorious Service Medal and Combat Infantry Badge. SpecialtiesTechnical and management core competencies include: * Chief Executive Officer * Power Plant Management * Facility Transitions Management * Regulatory Compliance * (HSE) Health, Safety and Environmental Management * Operations and Maintenance Management * Plant Performance Improvement * Management of Multi-National Work Forces * Customer and Partner Relationship-Buildings * Contract Negotiation * Mentoring Staff * Budget and P&L Management * Complex Energy Project Management

Experiences

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) | Energy Consulting and Management

At Link Resources, Inc.

From 2011 to Present
Recruited by the BOD to reposition, manage, and grow global operations. Mr. Belmont applies his strong business acumen and subject matter expertise in large energy sectors to lead one of the few flourishing independent energy consulting and facilities management companies since electric utility...
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Interim Chief Executive Officer | Energy

At Link Resources Inc. | Energy Consulting

2011
Created growth of one of the nation’s leading energy management, facility management, transition management, technology and market development firms, serving domestic and international clients including private and public companies, utilities, and government agencies. NOTABLE ACCOMPLISHMENTS: -...
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Vice President & General Manager | International Energy Division

At Link Resources Inc. | Energy Consulting

From 2009 to 2011
Recruited and managed teams to improve safety systems for Mid-East client's Energy Facilities. Managed design and implementation of major safety compliance audits and improvements including compiling and correcting 450+ compliance deficiencies at Power Plants, CHP Plants, and other Energy...
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Director of Operations | International Energy Divison

At Link Resources Inc. | Energy Consulting

2009
Managed OSHA Safety Audits and OSHA Safety Teams. Organized comprehensive Safety Programs, improving compliance with all regulations Notable Accomplishments: - Reviewed and rejuvenated Corporate HSE and Operations Procedures - Led safety compliance audits/improvements for 20+ facility projects...
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Power Plant Production Supervisor | Health Safety & Environmental Coordinator

At Entergy Inc.

From 2007 to 2008
Oversaw turn-key program management of numerous high-profile projects including: Site Specific Field Operating Procedures Project, Alarm Management Project, Control Room Modernization Project and a Transformer Alarm System Upgrade Project, OSHA VPP Voluntary Protection Program NOTABLE...
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Power Plant Operations and Maintenance

At Entergy Inc.

From 1999 to 2007
Key management responsibility in the Unit 7 Controls Project, including overseeing Ovation Control system graphics and finalized graphics during factor acceptance testing. Directed quality control, functional testing and alarm function. Verified complete point database. NOTABLE...
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University Of Louisiana At Monroe, Monroe

History | Government | Latin | Geology | Geography, University of Louisiana At Monroe

From 1993 to 1998
> Magna Cum Laude > Cardinal and Amber Honor Society > Phi Alpha Theta Honor Society > Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society > Joe Kalil Memorial Scholarship
 

Skills

 
  • Energy
  • Maintenance
  • Operations and Maintenance
  • power plant

Centres d'intérêt

 
  • CCGT
  • Energy
  • Fossil
  • O&M
  • Operations & Maintenance
  • Operations and Maintenance
  • Power Plant
  • SDVOSB