Edina, Minn. – Wednesday, March 22 – Emanuelson-Podas (EP) announced today that Electrical Engineer Troy Nystrom, PE, has been promoted to Partner. A 15-year professional in the industry, Nystrom joined EP in the fall of 2005 and has led the company’s electrical engineering department since 2014.

As a Partner of the firm, Nystrom will serve on the company’s executive leadership team alongside Managing Partners Mike Webert, PE, Scott Vander Heiden, PE, Matt Fults, PE, and John Nordstrom, PE.

“I have great respect for the ownership team that has led Emanuelson-Podas and am thrilled to be joining it,” said Nystrom. “I look forward to contributing my energy, experience and perspective to help serve our clients and employees.”

In his new role, Nystrom will continue to lead the electrical engineering department, but will also take on additional responsibilities with the company’s operations and quality assurance efforts. He will also be called upon to expand his role as a client liaison, further leveraging his extensive experience working closely with architects, contractors and business owners.

Nystrom said, “I’ve seen firsthand the growth and success of the company over the past several years, and am pleased at how we’ve managed that growth while remaining focused on our culture and values. I’m tremendously excited by the opportunities that we as a company have in front of us, and I’m equally motivated to tackle the challenges.”

Electrical Engineer and Managing Partner Matt Fults, PE, said, “Troy’s impact on EP is unmistakable. His commitment to drive improvement across the company is matched only by his dedication to our clients.”

Fults continued, “Troy brings tremendous experience and a unique, valuable perspective to the leadership team. He is observant and thoughtful, and absolutely genuine. Troy has the ability to see things from multiple angles, and his ideas and input have been invaluable. It really is this simple: having Troy as a Partner and involved at the leadership level makes EP a stronger, healthier company.”

Nystrom is a 2001 graduate of South Dakota State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. Prior to joining EP in 2005 he was an E.I.T. for a large A/E firm and a Twin-Cities based engineering company.

About Emanuelson-Podas: Founded in 1957, Emanuelson-Podas, Inc., (EP) delivers expert mechanical, electrical and plumbing design solutions to a select group of clients in a variety of industries. Headquartered in Edina, Minn., the company embraces a work approach rooted in collaboration and partnership, based on the belief that amazing spaces happen when real connections are formed between engineers, architects, contractors and business owners. A values-driven company, EP’s key industry areas include the corporate, civic, education, fitness, financial, healthcare, hospitality, housing, industrial, municipal, restaurant, retail and worship sectors.