Director of Sales & Business Development
Markus Virta first joined Western Solar in 2010 and has since grown to manage the company’s business development, sales, and marketing efforts. As a serving board member for the Solar Installers of Washington Markus is proud to lead the Washington Solar industry’s legislative/policy efforts. Markus is passionate about fostering a balanced and affordable access to renewable energy. He values integrity and transparent business practices and he strongly believes that our community is strongest when united. Markus enjoys the nuance of technical detail and does well translating design principles to customers in a collaborative and inclusive way. Native to Bellingham, he can be found climbing, hiking, biking, skiing, playing hockey and soccer or exploring the PNW outdoors.