Growth Energy has promoted Michael Frolich to Director of Communications. He joined the ethanol organization in May 2012 as the press secretary. In his new role, he will continue to serve as the primary spokesperson and media contact.
Since its inception, Growth Energy has advocated for increasing the use of ethanol in the American fuel system by promoting ethanol’s benefits among the general public. “The appointment of Michael to Director of Communications will help strengthen and focus the strategic vision of our efforts to communicate the numerous benefits of renewable fuels to the economy, the environment and to consumers,” said Growth Energy CEO Tom Buis.
Prior to joining Growth Energy, Frohlich served as Director of Media Relations with the National Association of Manufacturers as well as Director of Federal Communications at the National Biodiesel Board. He is a native of Rochester, N.Y. and earned his bachelor’s degree from Gettysburg College.