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为何选择People Power?

People Power 为服务供应商和生产商提供物联网服务的价值主张是什么?

管理团队

我们的管理团队由经验丰富的行业专家组成,他们中的很多人曾在Bitfone共事,而Bitfone是一家提供移动管理解决方案非常成功的公司。

合作伙伴

我们有幸与很多不同领域的公司开展合作,包括:软件、硬件、仪表设备及服务运营商。

另外,我们的 People Power乐队也相当有趣哦!   来看看吧

About Why PPC

为何选择People Power?

我们怀揣助力物联网使其更具人文关怀的梦想创立了这家公司。我们的理念与激情每天都在赢得世界各地的智能家居消费者的信任。我们的以人为本,移动为先的解决方案提供了极好的用户体验,给用户带来了安心的使用效果,充分体现了我们致力卓越用户体验的承诺。我们为常人解决日常生活中的实际问题。我们深谙如何与消费者建立关系之道,无论规模大小。我们的解决方案着眼未来,灵活的设计为物联网的演化预留充分余地。消费者钟爱我们。通过我们屡获殊荣的智能家居应用Presence,我们能够即时了解用户行为反馈。我们知道如何交付用户钟爱的物联网体验,并进行深入市场推广。

这是我们的承诺!我们承诺保护人们的家居安全和能效,监护远近的亲人安危。一切以人为中心! – Gene Wang, 首席执行官

People Power 致力于智能家居能源,安防及护理服务的开发及交付。公司总部位于加州硅谷,分部遍及世界各地。我们公司有梦想家、实干家、设计师和工程师。我们敢于梦想和创新!每天我们都在孜孜不倦地开发获奖应用Presence的新功能,为常人解决实际问题。我们的Presence应用程序已经记录了超过八千万视频警报, Presence应用程序在美国苹果应用程序商店排名第一(2016年, 7月16-17日),可盈利应用中排名前0.1%,付费转换率高达4%。令人兴奋的是,我们的白标解决方案可随时为我们的商业伙伴提供新业务收益。

我们的目标是助力我们的商业伙伴更有效地服务顾客。我们的B2B2C 商业模式及People Power灵活的物联网套件集成了物联网的未来展望及需求。我们的云架构为真正的移动为先体验而设计。如今,一切都建立在移动的基础上。我们能够开发交付于各种操作系统—iOS、安卓及网络。我们的白标能力意味着您能够立即冠标一个成熟的物联网解决方案,为您的品牌增值。

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About Management

Management Team

Gene Wang, Chief Executive Officer

Gene Wang

Gene Wang is CEO and co-founder of People Power, an award-winning software company enabling remote control and management of connected devices from your smart phone. People Power’s groundbreaking smartphone app, Presence, transforms spare iPhones, iPads, and iPods into wireless video cameras with motion detection video alerts for free home monitoring. Presence expands to control smart plugs to manage power, robotic stands so you can look around while remote, and other sensors to improve safety, convenience and save you money. People Power’s mobile-and-cloud Internet of Everything Architecture enables service providers and manufacturers to deliver smart home solutions to improve security, energy management and home automation.

Gene was previously Chairman and CEO of Bitfone, an industry leader in mobile phone device management, which he sold to HP in 2007 for $160M. Gene was CEO and Chairman of Photo Access, which sold to Agilent in 2000. Gene was CEO of Computer Motion, a leader in medical robotics, which he led through a successful IPO in 1997. At Symantec, Gene was Executive VP where he managed four divisions and helped grow the annual sales from $172 million to $412 million. Gene was VP and general manager at Borland, where he drove sales of the C++ programming language to over one million copies. Gene was co-founder and VP Marketing at Gold Hill Computers, an Artificial Intelligence company. Gene earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of California at Berkeley.

Gene likes to record and play music and is happily married with three great children and three cute dogs.

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David Moss, President & Chief Technology Officer

David Moss

David Moss is President, CTO, and co-founder of People Power Company. David’s talents span the full technology spectrum, including hardware design, embedded firmware, wireless sensor networks, cloud platforms, mobile apps, user experiences, product management, and business development. Prior to People Power, David worked with Rincon Research Corporation to architect and deploy extremely low-power wireless sensor mesh networks in some of the most rugged and challenging environments ever faced by sensornet developers. David worked with Bitfone Corporation as both a Java developer and firmware engineer, where he integrated Bitfone’s revolutionary Over-the-Air Firmware Updates into tens of millions of Motorola phones. David’s open source contributions have been used by thousands of developers around the world. David taught himself the C programming language by the age of 12.

David enjoys playing trumpet in the People Power Band, playing Chopin on piano, mentoring students, and destroying opponents at foosball.

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Jason Caslavka, Chief Experience Officer

Jason Caslavka

Jason is a usability expert with over 19 years of experience in web design and development. Jason has designed enterprise web applications for large scale businesses like Hewlett-Packard and Sprint and he has also developed web sites and corporate identities for startups like XPAND Corporation and Victory Enterprises. In addition, Jason has worked on retail web stores like Ralph Lauren and designed and built web sites for Federal, County and City governments.

Jason believes the best way to improve usability is by studying your users. Watching your customers interact with what you’ve designed, identifying the stumbling blocks and making adjustments where necessary is critical to improving customer satisfaction.

Jason likes hiking, biking, camping and pretty much every outdoor activity he’s tried.

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Tim Nelson, Chief Marketing Officer

Tim Nelson

Tim is a strategic marketing professional with experience in a variety of industries, including consumer products and services, technology and mobility. With an award-winning career of helping businesses win and maintain customers, Tim has held high-profile marketing and communication positions for global technology companies including Apple, HP and Sun Microsystems. While at Apple he contributed to more than 150 new product introductions, retail initiatives, and corporate communication campaigns. With the use of customer intelligence, direct-response strategies and story optimization, Tim’s goal is to accelerate customer acquisition and increase lifetime value of People Power products and services.

Tim spends his free time walking in nature, improving his culinary skills, and playing jazz guitar badly.

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David Moon, Vice President, Engineering & Security Officer

David Moon

David Moon is result driven executive with over 12 years of experience working with software development, Information Technology and Program/Project Management. He brings with him an energetic management style and expertise in managing and developing IT/Technical Operations, Security and Program/Project Management for startups.

Prior to joining the People Power executive team, David was the Director of Programs and IT. As one of the core team members he exhibited his passion and dedication to People Power’s visions and team. Prior to People Power, David was the IT manager for several other companies with teams across a distributed work force (Toronto, Laguna Niguel and Beijing). His knowledge of systems, services and process development has allowed him to managed and provide an excellent quality of service with the minimum of resources.

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Greg Foley, Vice President, Quality Assurance & Customer Service

Greg Foley

Serving as People Power’s VP of Quality Assurance and Customer Service, Greg brings a wealth of knowledge to the critical mission of assuring quality in all the company’s products. A natural problem solver, Greg’s academic achievements conspire with his east coast tenacity to show results. He holds a degree in Physics with a minor philosophy – perhaps the perfect amalgam of disciplines for a professional in his position. As a native of Massachusetts, Greg followed his passion for software development, finding his home out west and working his way through the ranks – from intern to VP positions. For more than two decades, Greg has focused on software and hardware development, quality assurance and customer service with companies like Google, Seven Networks, Advent Software and Bitfone. Passionate about travel, Greg looks forward to broadening his experiences beyond Europe and Asia and today remains a proud and enthusiastic New England Patriots football fan.

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Sid Sung, Vice President & General Manager, Asia, China Board of Directors

Sid Sung

Sid has over 25 years of experience with telcos and services providers. He delivered his first cloud based solution to Sprint Canada in 2003. Since 2009, Sid has worked on broadband enabled applications (BBEA) for services providers including 4Home (acquired by Motorola then Google) and uControl (now merged with iControl). Since 2012, he has participated in global utility smart grid trial programs with next generation energy products including multiple RF gateway and sensor development and deployment.

In 1994, Sid started Alpha Telecom to focus on ISDN CPE solutions for global telecom equipment manufacturers (TEM) including Alcatel, Lucent, Nortel and Siemens. He was GM of SMC Networks USA and focused on NAR MSO channels. He led a team that grew from $24M to $100M within 5 years. Prior to join People Power, Sid was VP of Lite On Technologies for emerging application business development.

Today, Sid dedicates his career to creative and innovative IoE applications for real world development and deployment.

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Chris Ebert, Vice President & General Manager, Americas & EMEA

Chris Ebert

Chris has more than 20 years of international experience in sales, business development, strategic product marketing and product development in the Internet and IP wireless industry. With a proven track record in defining and bringing new technologies to market, he has played instrumental roles in the introduction of key technologies, from most recently Video 2.0, Cloud, Virtualization and the Internet-of Things (IOT), to the roll out of the first wireless data networks and bringing the internet to wireless phones and devices.

Chris possesses a broad perspective on the IoT industry, having held senior level positions with industry leader, Nokia Networks and notable start-ups Tatara Systems (Acquisition), Tahoe Networks (Acquisition), and Openwave, formerly Unwired Planet the birthplace of the wireless Internet (IPO) and earlier in his career working for Tier 1 operators AT&T (formerly Ameritech), United States Cellular and the Southern Company.

An accomplished public speaker, Chris has been a frequent spokesperson at industry events and trade shows. He has developed and conducted topical technical and business model webinars and has authored multiple published articles to his credit. He is currently on the advisory board of Vinja Video and Key2Mobile and has advised several other innovative start-ups.

Chris is passionate about technology and enjoys time with his wife, three children, live music and home restoration projects.

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Rainer Boelzle, Director of Marketing

Rainer Boelzle

Rainer is seasoned, results oriented marketer with two decades of technology and emerging business know-how. Having delivered successful marketing programs for a diverse array of B2B and B2C audiences in his career, Rainer’s comfort with modern customer engagement systems and strategies helps People Power’s customers and internal constituents communicate and market optimally. As a native Southern Californian with an MBA from University of Redlands, Los Angeles, his professional efforts focus on research, communications, product launch and program management, while committed to making memorable experiences at every customer touch point. Rainer is the recipient the HP Circle Award for Best Integrated Marketing Program – the company’s highest award for innovative and successful worldwide marketing campaigns. In his free time, Rainer likes to surf, eat tacos, and travel to destinations near and far.

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Vincent Tang, Director of China Engineering

Vincent Tang

As Director of China Engineering for People Power, and with a decade of experience facilitating software development and project management, Vincent focuses his efforts on extending the robust capabilities of the People Power IoT Suite. Assisting in the management People Power’s engineering group, and in collaboration with coworkers across the globe, Vincent loves great teamwork. He also enjoys his direct engagement with customers. Prior to joining People Power, Vincent’s professional experiences included software development, design, architecture and delivery for technology brands including HP, Panguso and China PingAn. In his free time, Vincent enjoys cooking, eating, reading and the valuable moments spent with his wife and adorable little daughter.

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Paul Peng, Director of Product Management

Paul Peng

Before joining People Power, Paul was Senior Director of New Technology and Product Marketing of IoT solutions for Oplink Communications. Paul was also a Senior Product Line Manager of Broadcom Corporation for the past 10 years. He has extensive software, communication and chip design experience from NEC, Sun Microsystems and Digital Equipment Corporation.

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Charlotte Band, Director of Sales Operations

Charlotte Band

Charlotte has been with People Power since 2010, working on deals, partnerships, and strategy on the sales and business development team. She has 5 years of experience in technology sales and consulting, with a focus on strategy and business models for start-ups in emerging industries. Prior to People Power, Charlotte worked in management consulting helping large technology companies identify and streamline organizational, communication, and innovation inefficiencies by implementing Enterprise 2.0 tools, technologies, and best practices.

Prior to consulting and after graduating from Stanford University, Charlotte worked in neuroscience research for several years, where she learned that no amount of neurobiology or time in the fMRI Lab would allow her to go back in time to 1996 and buy Apple stock. In her free time Charlotte enjoys hiking, jumping off of cliffs into frigid bodies of water, reading, and brainstorming/daydreaming with her crazy friends.

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Board of Directors

Gene Wang, Chairman

Gene Wang is CEO and co-founder of People Power, an award-winning software company enabling remote control and management of connected devices from your smart phone. People Power’s groundbreaking smartphone app, Presence, transforms spare iPhones, iPads, and iPods into wireless video cameras with motion detection video alerts for free home monitoring. Presence expands to control smart plugs to manage power, robotic stands so you can look around while remote, and other sensors to improve safety, convenience and save you money. People Power’s mobile-and-cloud Internet of Everything Architecture enables service providers and manufacturers to deliver smart home solutions to improve security, energy management and home automation.

Gene was previously Chairman and CEO of Bitfone, an industry leader in mobile phone device management, which he sold to HP in 2007 for $160M. Gene was CEO and Chairman of Photo Access, which sold to Agilent in 2000. Gene was CEO of Computer Motion, a leader in medical robotics, which he led through a successful IPO in 1997. At Symantec, Gene was Executive VP where he managed four divisions and helped grow the annual sales from $172 million to $412 million. Gene was VP and general manager at Borland, where he drove sales of the C++ programming language to over one million copies. Gene was co-founder and VP Marketing at Gold Hill Computers, an Artificial Intelligence company. Gene earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of California at Berkeley.

Gene likes to record and play music and is happily married with three great children and a bad dog.

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Josh Becker

Josh is CEO of Lexmachina. He has a long history as a business entrepreneur and a social entrepreneur. He is the co-founder and General Partner of New Cycle Capital, an early stage venture capital firm working with entrepreneurs who want to want to change the world. New Cycle’s investments include OPower, Renewable Funding, PeoplePower, GoalSpring, Saber es Poder, and Terrapass. Josh is a National leader in clean energy policy as well as clean energy investing. He is a co-founder of both Cleantech for Obama and the Clean Economy Network.

Previously he was at Redpoint Ventures, DCM, McKinsey & Co, Netscape, and Agile Software. He was the 2nd employee at EarthWeb, which went public in 1998. In 2000 Josh founded Full Circle Fund and continues to serve as Board Chair. He was recently project lead in building GreenCitiesCalifornia.org. For the last six years he has been on the Board of Full Circle Fund grantee, One Economy, and is Treasurer of the Board of Trustees for the University of California at Merced. He has a MBA and JD from Stanford and serves on the Advisory Board for the Stanford Business School Fund.

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Will Graylin

Will is Global Co-GM of Samsung Pay and CEO of LoopPay, which was acquired by Samsung. Will has started five companies since obtaining two Masters degrees from MIT, LoopPay is his third mobile payment startup, the prior two were Way Systems (sold to Verifone), and ROAM Data (sold to Ingenico), both were leading mobile POS & mobile payment solutions providers. ROAM became the leading supplier of smartphone POS solutions and mobile readers with millions of units shipped worldwide. Will’s companies have won numerous innovation awards in the payments industry. Will has been recognized as a Mover & Shaker in the industry and he is regularly invited to speak about mobile payments. Will served as a US Navy Nuclear Submarine Officer for nearly 6 years, the first naturalized China born immigrant to serve in this program.

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Advisory Board

Prof. Banny Banerjee

Dr. Calvin Kam

Prof. Om Gnawali

Ajit Kahaduwe

Stan Curtis

John Teeter

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About Partners

Partners

a-iox

a-iox

Founded by a team of seasoned technology experts, and with offices in Silicon Valley and Taiwan, their mission is to deliver innovative and economical IoT energy management solutions to industrial clients around the world.

www.a-iox.com


Broadband Networks AG

Broadband Networks AG

Based in Urdorf, Switzerland and founded in 2002, Broadband Networks is a pioneering company involved in the design and development of state-of-the-art broadband access to network infrastructure. Reliability, consistency and independence are at the heart of everything they do.

www.broadbandnetworks.ch


Centralite

Centralite

Founded in 1997, Centralite Systems is known for their software, hardware, and interface expertise. The company manufactures an ecosystem of reliable, wirelessly connected devices distributed and installed throughout the US and in some 50 countries worldwide.

www.centralite.com


TED

TED

Recognized throughout the industry as best-in-class, all of Energy Inc.’s design, engineering, tech support and operations happen in one highly-integrated location. They are passionate about delivering solutions that expand the horizons of energy detection and management. After all, “TED” stands for The Energy Detective.

www.theenergydetective.com


EWIG Group

EWIG Group

Founded in 1981, EWIG is a Hong Kong based company with full-scale modern facilities in China. Behind their design and manufacturing success is a commitment to quality and value found in their broadly diversified product range.

www.ewig-mco.com


GemPower

GemPower

Enabling top-line growth with innovative value-added services, GemPower is not just a software company, but also a proven Internet of things (IoT) delivery provider that allows companies to approach market opportunities with robust, predictable and loved solutions.

www.gempowercloud.com


In-O-Vate Technologies

LintAlert

Based in Jupiter, FL, In-O-Vate Technologies provides design and manufacturing of innovative products for safer, more efficient clothes dryer venting. Since 2001, the homebuilding industry has benefited from In-O-Vate’s commitment to quality and service.

www.lintalert.com


Lark-Wi

Lark-Wi

Lark-Wi is focused on the design and manufacturing of cloud-controlled smart lock products, and recently launched the world’s first smart lock with an integrated color camera and Wi-Fi/Bluetooth capabilities.

www.lark-wi.com


Nextek Power Systems

Nextek Power Systems

Nextek Power Systems is a Detroit, Michigan based technology company dedicated to providing users the ability to save energy. Their systems leverage high-efficiency power converters and smart controls to optimize energy usage while drawing power from renewables, batteries and the grid.

www.nextekpower.com


Qblinks

Qblinks

Qblinks undertakes exploration into the world of wearable and smartphone-centric Internet of Things products, with their design and development all done in-house. Their highly motivated development team is located in Taiwan, with a distribution center in Santa Ana, California.

www.qblinks.com


Qorvo

Qorvo

Qorvo makes a better world possible by providing innovative RF solutions at the center of connectivity. They combine product and technology leadership, systems-level expertise and global manufacturing scale to quickly solve the most complex technical challenges.

www.qorvo.com


Remote Solution

Remote Solution

A leading electronics manufacturer of home automation and control solutions, based in Gimcheon, South Korea and serving markets around the world. With considerable experience in the development of intelligently controlled devices for the modern home or office, their commitment is aimed at solutions that remotely enable smart home lifestyles.

www.remotesolution.co.kr


Revolve Robotics

Revolve Robotics

A San Francisco, CA based company who developed KUBI, a robotic iPad stand that allows people to control a 300-degree view of remote environments from an iPad using the integrated video camera that – together with the motion detection features of Presence – creates a highly-integrated video monitoring system.

www.revolverobotics.com


Innogy

Innogy

RWE International SE (innogy) is one of the leading European energy companies. The focus of innogy’s activities is based on offering existing and potential customers innovative and sustainable products and services that enable them to use energy more efficiently and improve their quality of life.

www.innogy.com


Smartenit

Smartenit

This solution provider focuses on electricity and water management – the two main sources of energy used around the home, farms or buildings with a broad range of products include lighting, irrigation, heating/cooling, sensors, hot water management, disaster mitigation and pool control.

www.smartenit.com


Tricella

Tricella

An IOT+ (internet of things and beyond) company that embraces family, health and education which creates products and services to help improve the quality of life of users and those closest to them. Their product designs invoke behavior modifications through meaningful interaction that result in better outcomes.

www.tricella.com


Twoway Communications

Twoway Communications

A leading manufacturer of high performance broadband amplifier products, optical nodes and head end optronics for the cable television and telecommunications industries. Headquartered in Taipei City, Taiwan with international offices in the U.S., Vietnam, Thailand, Chile and China, they help improve the resiliency and utility of the HFC network for the next wave of advanced services.

www.twoway.com.tw


Volansys

Volansys

A product design and engineering services company providing high-quality solutions and services from initial concept stage to prototyping, through final production. With a unique expertise in embedded systems, mobility and cloud, Volansys aspires to be a valuable service provider to IoT projects.

www.volansys.com

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The People Power Band

Upholding the Legacy of Bay Area Groove

Silicon Valley is known for over-achieving technologists and visionaries. But that’s not where the talent ends. Known as the birthplace of countless bands that music lovers celebrate, the Bay Area has always known how to groove. And keeping that legacy intact is the People Power Band. With a soulful mix of lushly orchestrated horns, strings, vocals and rhythms, the People Power Band harkens back to a day when big bands pushed groove to the beautiful limits, like the Brecker Brothers, Tom Scott, and even the Bay Area’s own Tower of Power. The People Power Band could play your next technology event, too. Bandleader Gene Wang, and CEO of People Power Co., would love to hear from you at gene@peoplepowerco.com Want to dance?




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