Title: Founder, CEO
Company: SilRay, Inc.
Location: San Jose, California, United States
April Zhong, Founder and CEO at SilRay, Inc., has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in solar energy.
With more than 20 years of professional experience, Ms. Zhong has been the founder and chief executive officer of SilRay, Inc., since 2007. In this position, she leads the company in providing solar energy products to small and mid-sized businesses, where services include financing, design, engineering, construction and maintenance.
Ms. Zhong began her career as a student at the Beijing University of Agriculture, obtaining a Bachelor of Science in molecular biotechnology in 1986. She then relocated to the United States, completing a Master of Science in molecular biotechnology from Northeastern University in 1993. She subsequently studied at Boston University, earning a Master of Business Administration while simultaneously serving as a marketing manager for Integrated Software Design, Inc., from 1996 to 1998.
Attributing her success to following her passion, Ms. Zhong is an active leader in her community. A member of C3Enet, the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, the Silicon Valley Chinese American Computer and Commerce Association, and the Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce, she enjoys mentoring young personnel and entrepreneurs, and is especially proud of the work she does in encouraging women in the field. In recognition of her exceptional contributions to her industry, Ms. Zhong’s business was named one of the Top 50 Fastest Growing Private Businesses in Silicon Valley in 2015. In her free time, Ms. Zhong enjoys growing organic vegetables and beekeeping.
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