Mary Grikas

VP, Global Communications
Mary Grikas
Mary Grikas is SolarReserve’s Vice President of Global Communications, responsible for the company’s strategic initiatives for marketing, branding and communications worldwide.

Grikas leads SolarReserve’s integrated marketing and PR efforts across the Americas, Africa, the Asia-Pacific region, the Middle East, and Europe. She has been instrumental in increasing brand awareness globally, supporting the company’s continued growth and expansion into new territories and markets.

Grikas brings extensive communications and engineering experience across a number of technology industries to her role at SolarReserve, including telecommunications, semiconductors, electrical systems and solar power. Over her career that spans three decades, Grikas has demonstrated success at bringing innovative new products and technologies to the market and in building brands.

Grikas joined SolarReserve from Petra Solar where she was Vice President of Communications, leading the Product Marketing and Communications organizations. She formed the company’s global marketing and PR strategy for North America, Europe and MENA regions. Prior to Petra Solar, Grikas was Vice President of Product Management for Vonage, a leading provider of broadband telephone services. Grikas defined, developed, launched, and lifecycle-managed the company’s next generation consumer services including products, features and pricing delivered to Mobile, PC and other new internet connected devices. In her prior role at Vonage, she was the Executive Director of Engineering and was responsible for facilitating the design, manufacturing and deployment of innovative voice-over internet protocol (VoIP) products and services. Grikas joined Vonage from Globespan, a semiconductor solution provider for broadband communications, where she was the Director of Global Technical Publications and Training. She also served as a consultant in the area of electrical equipment qualification engineering for the nuclear power industry.

Grikas earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of New Hampshire. She holds three patents.