Vivint Solar Names Dwain Kinghorn As Chief Strategy And Innovations Officer
New CIO Brings Operational Excellence from Symantec, Altiris, Computing Edge
PROVO, Utah, April 15, 2014
PROVO, Utah, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Vivint Solar, one of the largest
U.S. residential solar providers, to announced that Dwain Kinghorn has been
named as Chief Strategy and Innovations Officer and will align the company
product portfolio with new business development channels. A long-time network
security engineering executive, Kinghorn has played a key role in the
operational success of Altiris and was instrumental in its platform adoption
upon acquisition by Symantec Corporation.
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"We are thrilled to welcome Dwain to our strategic leadership team as we move
forward with our growth plans in the solar industry," said Greg Butterfield,
CEO of Vivint Solar. "Technology and channel development are crucial to our
business trajectory and Dwain has the capability to advance our mission
Kinghorn joins Vivint Solar from SageCreek Partners, where he counseled
technology clients to achieve market leadership using collective business
methodologies and best practices in each stage of the lifecycle. Kinghorn
started his career at Microsoft Corporation and then built networking software
start up Computing Edge. As CTO at Altiris Inc., Kinghorn successfully
orchestrated a dominant systems management platform from a global team of
engineers for over seven years.
For more information on the Leadership Team, visit www.vivintsolar.com.
Founded in 2011, Vivint Solar is a top U.S. residential solar installer.
Through a power purchase agreement (PPA), a homeowner can buy the power
generated by a solar photovoltaic system at a lower rate than they could get
from a local utility provider. Vivint Solar designs, installs, monitors and
services the system with no up-front costs to the homeowner.
Vivint Solar currently operates in California, Hawaii, Maryland,
Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York and Washington, D.C.
About Vivint Solar
Vivint Solar is a leading provider of simple, affordable solar solutions. As
an early adopter of the power purchase agreement (PPA) model, Vivint Solar
designs, installs, and maintains cost-effective solar energy systems. The
company provides award-winning service and support while saving customers
money and protecting the environment. For more information, visit
www.vivintsolar.com or follow @VivintSolar.
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