New York, NY – March 3, 2015 - EnergyHub, a leading demand response solutions provider, today announced the appointment of Erika Diamond as Vice President and General Manager of Energy Markets. Diamond will manage EnergyHub’s demand response aggregation business, making EnergyHub the first demand response provider with a full-time resource dedicated to building opportunities for Bring Your Own Thermostat℠ (BYOT) demand response.
"Bringing Erika on board reflects EnergyHub’s commitment to being the leader in BYOT demand response,” said Seth Frader-Thompson, President and Co-Founder of EnergyHub. “The connected device market is growing rapidly, and Erika will expand our capability to connect wholesale power markets and utilities with this valuable new demand response resource.”
EnergyHub is a leader in BYOT demand response services. BYOT programs allow utilities to access thermostats sold through retail, trade, and service provider channels for demand response, allowing the utility to reduce program implementation costs while providing choice and value to customers. EnergyHub has offered BYOT demand response services since 2012.
“It’s an incredible opportunity to join EnergyHub at such an exciting time in the company’s growth and in the energy industry,” said Diamond. “The company is well positioned as a leader in the demand response vertical and I look forward to supporting the expansion of this business line.”
Most recently, Diamond was SVP of Corporate Development and Strategy at Recyclebank, a late-stage start up in the waste and recycling space, where she developed corporate and industry partnerships and drove development and maintenance of Recyclebank's core products. Prior to Recyclebank, she was head of business development at ThinkEco, an Internet of Things technology company focused on energy efficiency solutions, where she helped build utility, retail, and corporate business while playing a key role in product development. Diamond holds a BA in environmental studies from Vassar College, a MESc from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. She is also a member of the advisory council of the NYPrize.
EnergyHub is the cloud-based software solution for utilities and service providers that powers positive relationships with millions of energy users. Our Mercury DRMS allows utilities to partner with their customers and deliver more powerful demand response. And EnergyHub’s Bring Your Own Thermostat™ service means hundreds of thousands of connected homes are already at your disposal without having to roll a single truck. For service providers, we connect smart home customers to state-of-the-art energy management, unlocking a new source of revenue. EnergyHub is an independent subsidiary of Alarm.com, the leading technology provider of connected home solutions. For more information, visit the new www.energyhub.com or contact:
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