Zonoff Accelerates the Adoption of Its Smart Home Platform with Addition of New VP of Customer Programs Veteran technology leader Dave DiOrio brought on to drive project and program management with customers and channel partners
MALVERN, Pa., May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zonoff, Inc., creators of the Zonoff Connected Home Platform, today announced the addition of veteran technology executive Dave DiOrio as VP of Customer Programs. Previously Chief Operating Officer of Quartics, a semiconductor company, DiOrio is a seasoned technology leader that will be responsible for driving innovative implementations of Zonoff's smart home technology solutions for customers and channel partners.
"With the rapid rise of smart devices coming to market and the expansion of broadband technologies, we are at a tipping point for the connected home space to really take off," said Mike Harris, co-founder and CEO of Zonoff. "Dave DiOrio is a key addition as we aggressively grow our team, and we are excited to have him in a leadership role as we roll out the Zonoff Software Platform through our channel partners."
DiOrio brings deep leadership and technical experience to Zonoff's seasoned and growing team. Zonoff, which recently announced $3.8M in Series A funding, is on a mission to connect the Internet of Things to everyone. As the "brains" of the connected home, Zonoff's technology integrates a wide range of devices across a multitude of wireless protocols into a seamless experience that delivers tangible lifestyle benefits as well as "peace of mind" to consumers.
Zonoff's Software Platform consists of Home, Cloud, and App software, which actively works behind the scenes with consumer electronic products from retail stores, service providers, device OEMs and other partners to deliver home automation, remote control, energy management, and safety monitoring solutions.
"The Zonoff team has proven experience in delivering innovative software solutions to the mass consumer market through big brand-name channel partners," explained DiOrio. "Zonoff's technology advantage and experienced team positions us to emerge as the market leading technology solution for the smart home. I am excited to take on this new role at a time when the massive connected home market is poised to take off."
Prior to Quantics, DiOrio served as Vice President and General Manager of the DTV Business Unit at Broadcom Corporation, where he was responsible for leading a 500 person engineering, marketing, sales and application team from initial revenue to profitability at over $200 million/year in revenues. Before that DiOrio was VP of Engineering at ATI Corporation where he drove technology development and innovation for the company's market leading DTV business unit.
Zonoff is the technology that connects the Internet of Things to everyone. As the "brains" of the Connected Home, Zonoff provides a comprehensive software platform that enables partners such as electronic device makers, service providers and retailers to deliver new products and services to the consumer mass market. The Zonoff Connected Home Platform consists of Home, Cloud, and App software and powers everything from entry level point solutions to comprehensive home automation, remote control, energy management, and safety monitoring. Zonoff also provides ongoing revenue opportunities for its channel partners as consumer's expand and upgrade their home. For more information, visit www.Zonoff.com or follow via Twitter @ZonoffInc.
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