Auburn, N.H., – Thomas Carter, Director of Business Development/Public Relations at Freedom Energy Logistics, a boutique energy management firm has been selected to join the Leadership Greater Manchester (LGM) Class of 2019. The program through the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is designed to recognize and nurture existing leadership talents from a variety of sectors of the local business community.

After an extensive and competitive interviewing process, Carter was chosen by the LGM’s Advisory Board. Criteria includes: candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to the greater Manchester community, have achieved high levels of leadership in their respective spheres of influence and are capable of assuming greater responsibility in the future.

“Since Thomas joined Freedom Energy Logistics he has been instrumental with enhancing the company’s connection with Manchester’s business community,” said Bart Fromuth, Chief Operating Officer. “He demonstrates leadership qualities with his peers and we look forward to his continued growth through the Leadership Greater Manchester Program.”

Carter is an active member of the Currier Museum of Art’s Community Advisory Council, he is a member of the New Hampshire High Tech Council’s BioTech|Medtech Steering Committee, and he is on the Membership Committee of the New Hampshire Business for Social Responsibility.

Kurt Chapman, Chief Revenue Officer and Howard Plante, Vice President of Procurement at Freedom Logistics both graduated from Leadership Greater Manchester.

About Freedom Energy Logistics: Freedom Energy Logistics is a boutique energy management firm based in Auburn, N.H., that specializes in unique methods of electricity and natural gas supply purchasing. Founded in 2006, Freedom Logistics serves the region’s largest manufacturers, municipalities and businesses. Pioneering the ‘Direct-to-Grid’ movement, many of Freedom Logistics’ customers source wholesale energy direct from the ISO NE Pool. Freedom Logistics provides critical consulting and procurement to help its customers make the most cost efficient decision on where to source its power. Freedom Logistics has been named amongst New Hampshire’s Top Family Business by Business New Hampshire Magazine. Freedom Logistics was named to Inc. 5000, Inc. Magazine’s top 5000 fastest growing companies in America and was also named the 6th Fastest-Growing Family Business in NH by Business New Hampshire Magazine, the company was also named the 2016 Small Business Vendor of the Year by General Dynamics | Bath Iron Works. Freedom Logistics’ Managing Director, August G. Fromuth was also awarded with the 2016 Business Excellence Award from New Hampshire Business Review in the consumer services category for a small organization. Since 2015 the company has twice been a finalist for the BBB Torch Awards for Marketplace Ethics. For more information visit or call 603.625.2244.