Vivint – Opening the Door to a Connected Home

Vivint – Opening the Door to a Connected Home
Mr. Jim Nye, Senior Vice President, Product Management, Vivint
Wednesday 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Protect and manage what matters most.  Vivint started out selling and installing security systems door to door and has grown into one of the leading providers and integrators of Smart Home platforms in the world.  Jim Nye, Senior Vice President of Product Management will provide an overview of its offerings, channels to market, where the company believes the IoT market acceleration currently stands and its model for how they’re going to reach mass adoption.

Speaker: Mr. Jim Nye
Senior Vice President, Product Management, Vivint
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As Senior Vice President, Jim Nye heads all smart home and wireless Internet product development at Vivint Smart Home. He also manages the company’s strategic technology partnerships.

In 2014, Jim led the development and launch of the fully integrated Vivint smart home platform. He also led the creation of a cellular-based platform by working with the major cell carriers in North America. In 2008, Jim managed Vivint’s collaboration with 2GIG to create GoControl!, the industry’s first touchscreen panel which enabled seamless integration of smart home products and services.

Before joining Vivint, Jim was a contractor for Northrop Grumman where he maintained missile defense systems. He has a bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University in Management Information Systems and an MBA from the University of Colorado.