By SP&T Staff
DAVIS, California — IoT standards organization The Zigbee Alliance has announced that Lutron Electronics, a provider of lighting controls and automated shading solutions, has joined its board of directors.
The Zigbee Alliance says Lutron’s participation at the board level demonstrates its commitment to working alongside other highly regarded IoT leaders to together bring practical, intuitive wireless experiences to users in residential and commercial settings.
“Lutron is focused on taking care of the customer and delivering value with superior goods and services,” said Pekka Hakkarainen, vice-president, Government and Industry Relations, Lutron, in a prepared statement. “We are passionate about creating great customer experiences that promote comfort and enhance well-being both in the home and workplace.”
“Lutron has a history of impressive innovation, smart business decisions, and respect for environmental impact,” said Tobin Richardson, president and CEO, Zigbee Alliance. “They’re an ideal addition to the esteemed collection of companies that currently comprise our board, our collective goals and interests, and the individual representatives that dedicate their time, resources, and energy to the open standards charge.”