Seth Pickering Joins ESS Group, Inc.

Wellesley, MA – September 13, 2007 – ESS Group, Inc. is pleased to announce that Seth Pickering has joined the company as a Senior Project Manager in the Energy and Industrial Services Practice. Seth brings nearly 20 years of environmental regulatory experience from his prior position with the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP). His most recent experience was Plant Engineer for a regional energy facility, where he was responsible for compliance with all levels of environmental, health and safety requirements.