Millennium Magazine_9th Ed

135 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine ENERGY, ENGINEERING AND MANUFACTURING Believing in the importance of being excellent stewards of the resources provided to us, Paul Higman has excelled as the president of GS Services Ltd. in Fort Collins, Colorado, since 2009. In his significant role, he focuses on load management, which describes how corporations use the resources they are given and flow energy efficiently to each building. Notably, GS Services brings solutions to utilizing alternative energy to reduce a carbon footprint and costs for a more amicable profit, and Mr. Higman allows his employees eight hours per month to complete paid volunteer work. Alongside this role, Mr. Higman is also a consultant in the field, providing his expertise to construction details and science-related issues in regards to buildings. While pursuing his role as president of GS Services, he also served Thermal Concepts in Fort Collins from 1999 to 2014. Prior to his current feats, Mr. Higman served in the United States Navy aboard the USS Pennsylvania SSBN 735, in which he was a store keeper second class in Kings Bay, Georgia, from 1991 to 1995. Since his departure from the military, he has been certified as an HERS Rater, in which he conducts ratings and plans reviews for code and energy programs for such entities as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Energy Star. He draws upon previous coursework at Aldersgate Bible College. Mr. Higman attributes his success to his ability to take advantage of situations that require help and being in the right place at the right time. To remain abreast of developments in the field, he also aligns himself professionally with the Residential Energy Services Network and the Air Conditioning Contractors Association. Although his career has been filled with highlights, he is especially proud of his company’s position as a resource for the community and notes that GS Services provides answers and resources for builders who are abiding by energy codes. Looking toward the future, Mr. Higman intends to expand GS Services to different markets and establish branches nationwide. For more information on GS Services, please visit PAUL HIGMAN PRESIDENT GS Services Ltd. Fort Collins, CO