LOS ALTOS, Calif., July 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Daintree Networks®, the leader in open networked wireless control and operation solutions for smart buildings, today announced that nominations are open for its annual Energy Champion Awards. The awards were created to recognize the efforts of those in the industry that are openly driving awareness to save energy by using technologies and processes to reduce energy consumption in offices, warehouses, retail stores, and other commercial buildings. The winners will be selected by a panel of judges from the industry.
Thoughts from previous winners of the Energy Champion Award
2014 Energy Champion-Thought Leader Award – Jim Sinopoli of Smart Buildings recommends that everyone apply for the Energy Champion Award, "Go for it! It furthers your professional reputation and credibility just to be considered."
2014 Energy Co-Champion-End User Award – Ken Hagaman of Anixter shared that after seeing the Energy Champion Award in his office, Ken's colleagues are cheering him on to win another one, "I want to win the 2015 award."
2014 Energy Co-Champion-End User Award – Ted Pinnow of Essendant (formerly United Stationers) explained that as a result of winning the Energy Champion award, "I have increased my earned authority regarding sustainability throughout the organization. The Sacramento team is often referred to as the premiere site for energy reduction efforts."
The winners in two categories will be announced in October, as part of Energy Awareness Month. The Thought Leader award will be given to the person who has made the biggest impact in raising awareness for the need to save energy in the commercial sector in the last 12 months. The End User award will be granted to the individual whose efforts have reaped the greatest demonstrated results in terms of reduced energy consumption and overall energy savings within their company in the following categories: commercial office, retail, industrial/warehouse, banks, and education.
Mandeep Khera, Daintree Networks Vice President of Marketing and Channels said, "The Energy Champion Award has gained momentum resulting from an increase in nominations and greater credibility in the industry. The competition is starting to heat up and good luck to all of this year's entrants. We take great pride in honoring those that share our passion for energy conservation and are helping to ensure the future of our planet. These champions are not only driving awareness about energy efficiency but also making an impact on Enterprise Internet of Things, which is the next frontier for Facilities and Energy Managers"
Nominations will close at 12 noon Pacific time on September 1, 2015. To recommend a candidate for an Energy Champion Award, visit daintree.net/energychampion to review the awards criteria and submit an online nomination.
About Daintree Networks
Daintree Networks® is a trusted and leading provider of smart building control and operation solutions, the core application for the Enterprise Internet of Things™. Daintree's ControlScope® is an open standards-driven control, monitoring, and optimization solution for facility, operations, energy, and sustainability professionals. Using advanced wireless mesh networking and software, ControlScope delivers up to 70 percent energy savings, operational efficiencies and up-time as well as occupant comfort, while providing actionable decision-support information through Big Data analytics. Leveraging Daintree's Enterprise Internet of Things™, or E-IoT™ approach, the solution utilizes sensors to also monitor other conditions, such as air quality, humidity, building security and more that comprise the networked ecosystem of an organization. Daintree Networks is a channel-friendly company with leading strategic and technology partners helping serve its customers globally, with major locations in Silicon Valley, California, and Melbourne, Australia. Further information is available at http://www.daintree.net.
Daintree Networks and ControlScope are registered trademarks, and Enterprise Internet of Things, and E-IoT are trademarks of Daintree Networks.
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