More and more companies in adjacent spaces – like energy, facility maintenance, demand response, utility, security, storage, etc. are partnering to offer bundled solutions. These bundles prompt adoption of smart building technology and help simplify the transition process for energy and facility professionals. The future of smart buildings will be driven by connected devices and integrated solutions across these industries. So, how are these trends transforming building management as we know it today? Where’s the value? What’s in it for solution providers? And why should you care?
Mark Danzenbaker has been with GridPoint since 2009 and has held a number of leadership positions during that time. As CEO since 2018, Mark is responsible for the development and execution of the company’s overall strategy and continued expansion of GridPoint’s cloud-based, data-driven products. GridPoint’s vision is to be the leading Smart Buildings provider to C&I customers with ever-expanding product capabilities that simplify the optimization of customer facilities.
Prior to GridPoint, Mr. Danzenbaker was Senior Manager at Accenture, a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, where his work spanned the Global Customer Relationship Management Practice and Public Service Market Unit. Mr. Danzenbaker holds an M.B.A. from the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business and a B.S. degree from James Madison University.
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Tim Hermes is the Vice President & Group Publisher for Environmental Leader, Energy Manager Today, and the ELEMCON Conference. A 25-year B2B publishing veteran, he has won numerous publishing awards and is a recognized speaker and presenter at industry events on helping publishers achieve better audience interaction, present new media vehicles and think creatively to deliver engaging content. He is a graduate of James Madison University and the Northwestern University Executive Publishing program. A known leader in online B2B video, TimTalks is his newest concept which launched in May of 2018 at ELEMCON.