Welcome to Liberty Power!
We started Liberty Power to make it easier for businesses to buy electricity in states open to competition. Energy costs continue to be one of the largest and most volatile operating expenses for companies of any size.
Liberty Power revolutionizes the way customers purchase electricity. We deliver affordable, reliable electricity, outstanding customer service, and a commitment to corporate responsibility. We allow our customers to manage their electricity prices so they can grow their businesses and run their homes.
Liberty Power understands that if businesses can lower and control their electricity costs, they can free up more cash flow for other business purposes. We have designed our portfolio of innovative products and services to empower our customers to do just that.
Our successful growth is fueled by three key fundamentals:
- earning the trust of each of tens of thousands of customers
- the hard work and commitment of each of our team members
- our passion to deliver excellence in every aspect of our business.
We believe diversity is a business imperative and have made it a cornerstone of our organization. We are the only minority-owned, retail electric provider with a national presence. Our team is comprised of individuals from 21 different countries, we have a diverse base of suppliers, and we provide a unique opportunity for our customers to achieve their supplier diversity goals while lowering their electricity costs.
Thank you for your interest in Liberty Power. Let's be Powerful Together.
David Hernandez, CEO & Co-founder
People at Liberty Power are “Humble, Hungry and Smart.” You’ll hear it over and over again. We joined the company for the fun of building the business without the politics and systemic rigidity of the larger players in the energy industry. As individuals, we are driven, passionate and energized by the exciting growth track of the company. As an organization, people like each other and work together to get things done. We are intelligent with a higher than average ability to analyze and think through options leading to the optimal outcome.
The corporate culture is low-ego and entrepreneurial. Our people have a strong sense of urgency, responsibility, and we do what we say we will do. We understand that accountability builds trust, which is one of the company’s core values. Liberty Power has a highly collaborative, non-political, transparent culture. There is an on-going quest for knowledge and willingness to challenge the status quo to continuously improve and grow the company into one of the Top 10 players in the industry. People that self-identify with these qualities tend to be a strong match for the company.
Liberty Power named 'retail energy firm of year'
December 3, 2013
By Marcia Heroux Pounds, South Florida Sun Sentinel
Fort Lauderdale-based Liberty Power Corp., which sells electricity, was among the minority-owned businesses recognized in the 2013 National Minority Enterprise Development Week Awards, the U.S. Department of Commerce said Monday.
Liberty Power was named the Minority Retail Energy Firm of the Year. The award recognizes a company that “has achieved notable success in providing quality products and services that resulted in improvement of the environment,” according to the Minority Business Development Agency in Washington, D.C.
“We are humbled and proud to receive this award, and do so on behalf of our team members and all the small businesses, households and Fortune 500 customers we serve,” said David Hernandez, co-founder and CEO of Liberty Power. Hernandez founded the company in 2001 with Alberto Daire, president.
The agency said Liberty Power is one of only four national retail electric providers licensed in 16 or more markets and is the only minority-owned, independent energy retailer with a national presence.
Liberty Power has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing Hispanic-owned businesses in the nation with more than $710 million in revenues in 2012 and 270 employees.
The company sells electricity in 15 states and Washington, D.C. There were 11 other winners recognized in various categories. For a full list, visit medweek.mbda.gov.
Liberty Power Recognized by U.S. Department of Commerce's Minority Business Development Agency
Ft. Lauderdale – December 3, 2013
Liberty Power, the nation’s largest independent retail electric supplier, today announced they have been selected by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) as the recipient of the 2013 Minority Retail Energy Firm of the Year Award.
Liberty Power was one of 12 organizations recognized during National Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week. Their award was part of the Minority-Owned Firms category; the other two categories were the Ronald H. Brown Leadership Award and the Champions of Minority Business Development.
This Minority Retail Energy Firm Award is presented to the minority-owned firm in the energy industry who has achieved notable success in providing quality products and services resulting in the improvement of the environment, proficiency, and customer satisfaction.
David Hernandez, Liberty Power’s CEO, accepted the award during a private ceremony hosted by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on December 2 in Washington, D.C.
“We are humbled and proud to receive this award, and do so on behalf of our team members and all the small businesses, households and Fortune 500 customers we serve. We are grateful to the Minority Business Development Agency for their advocacy for diversity on all levels,” said David Hernandez, co-founder and CEO
of Liberty Power.
These awards were created to celebrate the phenomenal achievements of minority entrepreneurs and businesses. All the recipients have demonstrated industry leadership, business success, economic impact and a positive influence on their community.
“These award recipients are pillars in their communities who help create jobs and keep our nation competitive in the global economy,” said David A. Hinson, MBDA National Director. “MBDA and the U.S. Department of Commerce are pleased to honor these outstanding leaders and firms and the entrepreneurial spirit they embody and promote.”
About Liberty Power
Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Liberty Power is the largest independent retail electric supplier in the United States based on 2012 KEMA rankings of electric retailers. The company is also the first minority-owned supplier with a national footprint, and the largest Hispanic-owned energy company in the United States according to Hispanic Business. Liberty Power provides large and small businesses, government agencies and residential customers with low-cost electricity and exceptional customer service.
For more information on Liberty Power, please visit www.libertypowercorp.com
About the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)
MBDA, www.mbda.gov, is the only Federal agency dedicated to the growth and global competitiveness of U.S. minority-owned businesses. Our programs and services better equip minority-owned firms to create jobs, build scale and capacity, increase revenues and expand regionally, nationally and internationally. Services are provided through a network of MBDA Business Centers.
Liberty Power is happy to offer the following benefits to their team members:
- Medical – 100% premium coverage for employee/single
- Medical/Dental/Vision - Employer contribution to all plans and coverage levels
- Short-Term Disability/Long-Term Disability – 100% Employer Paid
- 401K - $ for $ Employer Contribution up to 4%
- State-of-the-art Liberty Power Café w/Subsidized Lunch
- Discounted Movie Tickets
- Discounted Gym Membership
- Dry Cleaning Services
- Car Wash Services
- Casual Dress Code Monday through Friday (woo hoo)
- Liberty Power Cares Program
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- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
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