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EWN Acquires DPA to Broaden its Service Offerings to the Industry

DECATUR, TX / ACCESSWIRE / April 19, 2023 / Energy Worldnet, Inc. (EWN), an industry benchmark in training and compliance solutions for the energy industry, and Damage Prevention Academy (DPA), a chief provider of immersive damage prevention training and educational products, are pleased to announce EWN's strategic acquisition of DPA aimed at enhancing safety and reducing damage risks in the energy industry.

Energy Worldnet, Inc., Tuesday, April 18, 2023, Press release picture

This acquisition will enable EWN to integrate DPA's damage prevention expertise into its existing suite of solutions. The integration will allow EWN and DPA to offer immersive training options, resulting in safer working environments, better knowledge retention, and increased job performance.

"The acquisition of DPA accelerates our ability to deliver on our promise to make credentials easily accessible," said Coleman Sterling, Chief Executive Officer of Energy Worldnet, Inc. "With an even greater focus on damage prevention from utilities across the country, it made sense to combine these two companies." He continued, "I proudly welcome Jay Stephens, and Carolyn Barless, to the EWN family. They bring many years of industry experience and business acumen that will be invaluable to our team."

DPA's training and education programs promote safe digging practices that help prevent damage to all underground infrastructure worldwide. Experienced industry professionals create programs tailored to each client's needs. They will complement an already-robust set of tools within the EWN catalog.

"We are excited to join the Energy Worldnet family and bring our expertise in damage prevention to their impressive training libraries," said the President of Damage Prevention Academy, Jay Stephens. "Together, we can use our resources and knowledge to improve damage prevention in the communities we serve and positively impact the energy industry."

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Coleman Sterling

About Energy Worldnet, Inc.: Energy Worldnet, Inc. (EWN) is a leading provider of training and compliance solutions for the energy industry. EWN's comprehensive training solutions include online and classroom training, competency assessments, and compliance management tools.

About Damage Prevention Academy: Damage Prevention Academy (DPA) is a leading provider of damage prevention training and education for the underground utility industry. DPA's training programs promote safe digging practices and prevent damage to underground infrastructure, including pipelines, cables, and other critical assets.

SOURCE: Energy Worldnet, Inc.