ALPHA CONTROLS & SERVICES, LLC | Brent Bernardi and Frank Rotello

Scholarship Contacts: Brent Bernardi and Frank Rotello established this scholarship to encourage our community’s best and brightest students to earn their engineering degree in Rockford. In addition to the scholarship, they offer a paid internship for a student enrolled in the NIU at RVC Engineering program.

Brent and Frank are Rock Valley College alumni remaining connected to the college through the Foundation and the Athletic Booster Club. They are excited that their engineering scholarship and internship will help attract and retain local talent in the community to aid in fulfilling workforce needs and help uplift the quality of the overall community.

Owners Brent Bernardi and Frank Rotello

Alpha Controls & Services install new systems and retrofit existing ones through a full-service organization that helps clients maintain their facility systems and operations at optimal levels. With offices in Rockford, Springfield, and Champaign, Illinois and a new office in Central Wisconsin, Alpha is a Master EcoXpert Partner for Schneider Electric – one of the most extensive suppliers of integrated Building Management Systems and a leader in automated information technology for today’s and tomorrow’s intelligent buildings.

Delivering advanced technologies designed to make buildings comfortable, secure and efficient, Alpha’s solutions today directly impact the working environment at nearly a thousand facilities. Any new or existing commercial facility can be made more energy efficient and cost-effective, in sectors including education, health care, government, industrial, office, retail, and more.

Alpha credits its ability to create exceptional client-tailored solutions to the commitment and dedication of its employees. Through the use of open systems technologies, Alpha teams with the customer to deliver integrated building solutions for any new or existing facility.

Alpha delivers the engineering expertise to integrate a customer’s business systems into a single-seat base of operation by leveraging the power of the internet. Alpha harnesses the power of the Web via browser-based interfaces, enabling its clients to manage any size or number of facilities from virtually any location.