SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Enlighted, Inc., the leading provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for commercial buildings, has named Sanjiv Kaul its executive vice president of marketing. A seasoned tech industry leader with more than 30 years of experience, Kaul will oversee Enlighted's marketing efforts as it expands globally, and drive strategic growth initiatives as its product line continues to grow.
"Enlighted is a very exciting company with proven success and a great market opportunity," said Kaul. "The Enlighted IoT platform is redefining what a Smart Building can be for enterprises. I look forward to working with the talented and passionate team at Enlighted to realize our shared vision for the company."
Enlighted's unique solutions make the IoT a reality, with data collection enabling energy efficiency, space planning, indoor positioning and retail store analysis. Using the most advanced sensors and first-to-market apps, Enlighted makes buildings more efficient, productive, comfortable and secure.
"Our company is comprised of employees who are as smart – if not smarter – than our smart system – one of the most advanced platforms in the industry," said Joe Costello, CEO of Enlighted. "Sanjiv's marketing expertise in the tech sector and his proven ability to drive company growth make him an invaluable asset to our executive team."
Kaul has a proven track record as a CEO, general manager and marketing leader. As the senior vice president and general manager of the Implementation BU at Synopsys, Kaul grew the business from $220M to more than $550M by leading the development and execution of Synopsys' strategy to enter and win in the IC Physical Design market. Kaul's most recent role was as CEO of Calypto Design Systems, where he successfully grew the company until it was acquired by Mentor Graphics in September 2015.
For more information about Enlighted, please visit enlightedinc.com.
Designed to change everything, Enlighted provides the world's most advanced digital sensor and analytics platform for smarter buildings to Fortune 500 companies around the globe. Enlighted was founded in 2009 and has received venture funding from Tao Capital Partners, Draper Nexus Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, RockPort Capital Partners, Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Intel Capital. The company is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA. For more information about Enlighted products, visit enlightedinc.com.
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