Friday, May 8, 2009
CONNECTIONS welcomes Exceptional Innovation and Direct Energy as new sponsor
Parks Associates welcomes Exceptional Innovation (also known as LifeWare) and Direct Energy as a 2009 Silver Level Sponsor for the CONNECTIONS US event.
Based in the Columbus suburb of Westerville, Ohio, Exceptional Innovation produces Lifeware(TM), software and hardware automation and entertainmentsolutions for digital living. Lifeware creates a lifestyle experience thatallows consumers to enjoy their digital entertainment and manage theirlighting, multi-room audio, HVAC, security, appliances and other subsystems,as well as, energy monitoring and metering devices and home healthcare devicesthrough a single user interface. Led by software industry professionals withextensive experience in distributed computing based on open standards andarchitecture, Exceptional Innovation combines development expertise with yearsof control experience to deliver simple, seamless, life-enhancing solutions.
Direct Energy is one of North America's largest energy and energy-relatedservices providers with over 5 million residential and commercial customerrelationships. Direct Energy provides customers with choice and support inmanaging their energy costs through a portfolio of innovative products andservices. A subsidiary of Centrica plc (LSE: CNA), one of the world's leadingintegrated energy companies, Direct Energy operates in 21 states plus theDistrict of Columbia and 10 provinces in Canada.