Meet our experienced management team with over 50 years of collective industry experience.


Adam CHerkin, partner & co-founder

Beginning his professional career as a Financial Advisor for one of the nations largest firms, Adam carried over his knowledge of financial planning and management to the Solar Industry. Adam's passion for Solar stems from his firm belief in renewables and providing homeowners with a cleaner more cost efficient energy solution. Adam has helped grow multiple Solar Businesses prior to entering the industry as a part owner. 


marc zurla, partner & co-founder

After graduating one of the countries best ivy-league universities, Marc quickly pursued a career in the Solar Industry as a consultant. Since beginning his journey in Solar, Marc has facilitated hundreds of Solar Projects and aided over 200 homeowners throughout the Greater New York City area in going solar and saving thousands on utility expenses. Marc believes Solar Energy is the "Energy of the future". 


James sperling, c.o.o.

James "Jim" Sperling brings many years of industry experience to the table. Jim has held high management positions at Fortune 500 firms in NYC and currently operates his own Consulting Firm. Jim is a strong believer in renewable energy and making the world a cleaner more energy efficient place.


nathaniel levine, c.m.o.

Nathaniel "Nat" Levine has been a part of the Solar Industry dating back to 2010. Nat's knowledge in Solar and Marketing expertise has facilitated the growth of multiple companies and generated over 10 million dollars in revenue. Aside from his passion in Marketing, Nat believes future generations should live in a healthier "greener" world. 


ashlee alnwick, front desk

Ashlee has been a member of the Empire team for nearly one year.  Her attention to detail and scrupulous management skills have help ease the minds of hundreds of customers and informed clients of every step of their solar transition. Ashlee is currently a student and has a high interest in Solar & Wind Energy.