About Sean Cochrane

portrait-sean-cochraneSean Cochrane is an energy efficiency and sustainable products expert with a wide range of experience and knowledge in the industry. He is a Certified Green Partner (CGP), a LEED certified Associate, is an advisor to the Developers and Builders Alliance, and has received many business and management accolades.

Sean first used his expertise to launch a sustainable energy retail operation in Australia called “Allsafe Energy Efficient Products” with many locations around the country. He initially served as the owner of the store, in charge of sales and marketing and daily operations and later as a president overseeing the launch of new franchise locations in his homeland.

Sean eventually decided to grow his brand and set his sites on the United States. After meeting franchising giant Ray Titus at a trade show, they formed a partnership to test the idea in America. The first flagship store was opened in North Palm Beach, Fl with the name SuperGreen Solutions and the success of the concept was quickly apparent. Today, SuperGreen Solutions locations are opening all over the country and not only that, the brand is spreading around the world through Master License Partner sales.

Here are some of Sean’s notable accomplishments:

  • Advisor to the Board of the DBA (Developers and Builders Alliance)
  • LEED certified Associate
  • A US Green Building Council National Member
  • Named a Certified Green Partner, CGP.

Elected as a Team leader and Delegate to represent Queensland and Australia at the World Solar Cities Congress in Dezhou China

Winner of Queensland Small Business Champion Award, (A First for the Green industry ) and placed Second at the Australian, Small business and Entrepreneur of the year awards. Later that same year he was awarded the ‘Australian Institute of Management’ – Management Excellence – Owner Manager of the year Award for Queensland and the Northern Territory.

Author of numerous articles on the subject of energy efficiency and green solutions. Some of the publications include “City Life”, “Green Times”, “Our Wonderful World”.

From 2006 through to 2010, Sean held multiple progressive Green industry Board and Advisory positions with a high degree of responsibility which include positions at:

  • Board member of The Allied Woolmen Insulation Group, Brisbane Australia.
  • Board member and Chairman of Allsafe Energy Efficient products group, Brisbane Australia.
  • Advisor at the Centre for Excellence in Efficient Tropical Design. Townsville Australia.
  • Speaker, advisor and facilitator for the Northern regions, Green Cluster Connections – Leaders of industry program. Townsville Australia

In addition to Sean’s ample training and additional education, he has received the following accreditations and licenses:

Master Builders Assoc.
Business Management
Trade License (Gold card No 22/99). May 1999. Australia
Building Services Authority (BSA)
Owner builder License
Cert No 0567B. Nov 2002. NSW, Australia
Housing Industry Assoc. (HIA)
Construction Safety Accreditation
Reg Number 140203, March 2004. Australia
Housing Industry Assoc. (HIA)
Greensmart Professional
Sustainability Accreditation Number 06- 00038, July 2006. Australia
Association of Building Sustainability Assessors (ABSA)
Building Energy Ratings Professional– B.E.R.S. PRO. Feb 2008. Surry Hills, NSW, Australia
Master Builders Assoc. Building Thermal Performance.

Design, Construction and Professional Practice. No 91319NSW. July 2008. Australia
Association of Building Sustainability Assessors (ABSA)

Home Sustainability Assessor. Feb 2009. Surry Hills, NSW, Australia
Building Services Authority (BSA)

Trade Contractor License. Jan 2010. NSW, Australia