Frederick, Md. – June 20, 2016 – Blue Pillar, provider of the world’s first self-configurable Energy Network of Things™ platform that connects and controls distributed energy assets, announced today that Doug Davis, senior vice president and general manager of the Internet of Things (IoT) Group at Intel Corporation, has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Mr. Davis brings extensive experience leading product development and creating innovative technologies at Intel, most recently for the fast-growing IoT marketplace.
“With years of experience driving innovation for a legendary technology company, Doug has played an integral role in shaping products and markets that have transformed our lives,” said Tom Willie, CEO of Blue Pillar. “Doug brings broad experience scaling pioneering new platforms as well as a unique vision for the transformative power of the IoT. His invaluable perspective will play an important role in helping Blue Pillar continue to evolve our product and market strategy as the industry leader in the Energy Network of Things.”
Mr. Davis has spent over 30 years at Intel building new product lines and businesses in emerging market segments. Currently, Mr. Davis leads the IoT Group, a worldwide organization responsible for bringing integrated hardware, software and services to a range of markets including industrial automation, retail, aerospace and automotive. Before that, Mr. Davis led Intel’s wafer manufacturing operations in Arizona. He has also held senior management positions in the Embedded and Communications Group and served as co-general manager for Intel’s Network Processor Division.
“I’ve spent my career working at the forefront of innovation and it’s clear that Blue Pillar is leading in the emerging IOT energy sector,” said Davis. “I look forward to working closely with the executive team to continue their tradition of innovation and help facilities around the world achieve greater efficiency, resiliency and self-sufficiency.”
About Blue Pillar
Blue Pillar is the leading Energy Network of Things provider for distributed energy networks. Our award winning Aurora platform, and patented deployment methodology, is the first solution to connect behind-the-meter distributed energy resources by self-prescribing secure IoT networks that enable real-time control of assets and collection of energy data. Using Aurora, hundreds of the world’s most complex facilities operators have increased their energy resiliency, efficiency or self-sufficiency efforts including Duke University Medical Center, Tenet Healthcare and Houston Methodist. Energy service providers have been able to offer new services to their Commercial and Industrial (C+I) customers by centrally monitoring, managing, and dispatching behind-the-meter assets with Aurora. Blue Pillar was recognized as one of the 15 fastest growing energy tech companies in North America by the Deloitte Fast 500™. Learn how Blue Pillar can help you take control of your energy future faster and more affordably by visiting www.bluepillar.com or on Twitter at @bluepillarinc.
Marketing Communications Manager, Blue Pillar, Inc.