SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Pythagoras Solar, provider of "powered by Pythagoras" solar windows that simultaneously deliver energy efficiency, high power density and optimized daylighting, announced today the appointment of Scott Hoover as Director of Sales, North America. Mr. Hoover will be responsible for further growing the company's sales pipeline and the market expansion of its industry-leading solar windows.
"With the global imperative for greater energy optimization, green-building innovators like Pythagoras Solar are raising the bar," said Scott Hoover, Director of National Sales, Pythagoras Solar. "With their ultra-efficient, energy-producing solar window and skylight products, Pythagoras Solar has the best option for energy efficient windows and the industry's leading energy generating window technology. I am thrilled to join the Pythagoras Solar team and be a part of bringing their game-changing products to scale in the market and making net zero buildings a reality."
With several commercial projects completed and strong industry partnerships with major glass leaders such as Guardian Industries, Pythagoras Solar is enjoying strong momentum in new construction and retrofit markets.
Mr. Hoover is a 24 year veteran of the commercial glass and window industry, a recognized expert to the architectural community and a respected voice in the green-building industry. In 2004, Mr. Hoover was named one of the most influential people in the glass and metal industry by U.S. Glass Magazine. Prior to joining Pythagoras Solar, he has led sales and marketing efforts with two of the world's largest manufacturers of glass - Pilkington/NSG, and AGC Glass (Asahi). Most recently, he has been involved with new green-building companies in various executive, consulting and advisory board capacities.
About Pythagoras Solar
Founded in 2007, Pythagoras Solar is uniquely positioned at the intersection of energy efficient building materials and photovoltaics, having been selected as a winner of the 2011 GE Ecomagination Challenge. The company provides building integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) products that enable the architecture, engineering and construction sectors to design buildings with increased energy efficiency, renewable power generation and appealing aesthetics, thereby increasing real estate value. Pythagoras Solar will advance distributed power generation, help achieve Net Zero Energy Buildings and have a lasting impact on green building and urban planning. Pythagoras Solar is a privately held company with operations in the United States, Israel and China. More information: www.pythagoras-solar.com / Nandita Geerdink- [email protected].
SOURCE Pythagoras Solar Inc