SCIenergy names Chris Smith as chief data officer

SCIenergy, a provider of cloud-based energy
management platform for building owners and operators, announced it has named
Chris Smith as chief data officer. Smith brings more than 20 years of
experience as a data analysis veteran to the new role.

Prior to joining SCIenergy, Smith was vice president of
technology at The Rubicon Project, the world leader in Yield Optimization
technology powered by data-driven algorithms and pricing intelligence for the
$65 billion global online advertising industry.  In this role he oversaw
mining of the company’s three billion impression-a-day inventory.

Prior to The Rubicon Project, Smith was vice president of
engineering for Fox Audience Network where he lead research teams on
optimization and audience prediction applications. Smith has also held
engineering and software development positions at Google and Yahoo.

“Chris’ broad experience in data analysis and
statistical pattern recognition makes him vital to support the data-rich
applications enabling building performance optimization.  As the SCIenergy
Cloud accumulates vast energy and systems data from buildings throughout the
world, we’re excited about Chris’ unique capabilities in our evolution of
cloud-based energy management,” said Russ McMeekin, president and chief
executive officer of SCIenergy, Inc.

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