Toronto, January 18, 2010 – ecobee, the multiple award-winning green technology company that provides energy management solutions, has announced the appointment of Derrick J. Boyce, a highly experienced sales and marketing veteran, as vice president of sales.
With over 20 years of experience, Boyce is an expert in accelerating revenue growth and gaining market share while ensuring company profitability. Before joining ecobee, Boyce served as a Canadian Business Leader at Honeywell ECC a division of Honeywell’s Automation and Control Solutions. As a sales leader, he spearheaded the business realignment of the Canadian market, which proved instrumental in improving the overall performance of the division. Boyce also drove the division’s performance and profitability through a strategic reconstruction plan while managing a multi-million dollar budget.Prior to Honeywell, Boyce spent 7 years at Tyco Fire and Security as VP Residential Sales and VP Dealer Operations and Acquisitions.
Boyce is a graduate of the Queen’s University School of Business. He also holds an Executive Leadership certificate and is a Six Sigma Qualified Professional, a process that aims for error free business performance.
“Derrick’s sales leadership skills, along with his deep knowledge of the HVAC and utility industries, make him an ideal candidate for us,” said ecobee founder and CEO Stuart Lombard. “Our rapid growth calls for an expansion in our sales capabilities, and I’m very pleased that Derrick will be the one to lead that expansion.”
“I’m very impressed with the entire ecobee team and the success that the orgranization has achieved in setting new industry standards and positioning itself for leadership in the energy conservation field,” said Boyce. “I’m delighted to join ecobee and become part of the team that is offering innovative green energy solutions.”
ecobee, founded in 2007, delivers intelligent conservation solutions for real people. The company is building its product platform around The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System™. ecobee’s products are sold for use in single family homes (new and retrofitted), multi-family dwellings and light commercial properties. For more information, visit http://www.ecobee.com.
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