Executive Team


Robert Hovey

President and CEO

Robert Hovey is the inspiration and leading force behind Hovey Energy. He believes that this industry is still just beginning and is passionate about helping others save money because of energy deregulation.  With over 25 years of sales and marketing experience, his dynamic selling style and solid leadership has catapulted every organization he has led into major successes.  In addition to Robert’s particularly strong telemarketing skills, his experience as a top producing energy broker sets Hovey Energy apart from all other call centers. Some of Robert’s career highlights include his role as the Chief Marketing Officer of one of the largest automotive direct mail companies. He was a Managing Partner of Rush Hour Events, the number one super sale company in the U.S., as well as the top closer for International Profit Associates, a management consulting firm, listed in Inc. 500’s Top Ten Fastest Growing Companies in North America. He has successfully created and managed several telemarketing companies in a variety of industries. Robert is also an honorably discharged Marine Corps veteran, a devoted father, a musician, and a marathon runner.

Melissa Hovey

Executive VP of Business Operations and Marketing


Melissa Hovey brings 20 years of marketing and operations experience with a full service agency background as Senior Vice President and Partner at Legacy Marketing.  Melissa's vast experience and strength in business operations, development skills, strategic analysis of new markets and trends, ensure quantifiable results to ignite Hovey Energy as a top performing sales organization in the field of energy marketing. She has a long and successful track record of thinking outside the box for creative solutions and creating profitability. Melissa has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is a published author, a mother of twins, and very involved with charitable organizations. 

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