PROVO, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vivint Smart Home, the leading smart home services provider in North America, today announced the opening of a new campus in Logan, Utah. Located on the Utah State University Innovation Campus, the new facility is part of a strategic effort to expand the company’s talent base in Utah. The Vivint campus in Logan will attract and develop talent in sales, strategic business development, entrepreneurship, customer service, and product research and development.
“As the leading smart home services provider, we are constantly pursuing opportunities for growth and innovation,” said Alex Dunn, president at Vivint Smart Home. “We look forward to tapping into the strong business and engineering talent of the Utah State University community and contributing to Utah’s growth as a tech hub.”
The 43,000-square-foot building will house up to 400 employees and includes a demo home equipped with a Vivint smart home system, a full-size basketball court, fitness center and six training rooms, including a technical training room and a hands-on product training room.
"We are very pleased to provide space for Vivint Smart Home on the USU Innovation Campus," said Noelle Cockett, Utah State University president. "The center will afford employment opportunities for people in Cache Valley, including USU students. Also, we anticipate USU research and outreach faculty engaging with Vivint R&D personnel in areas of common interest."
Recently named the No. 1 smart home services provider in the U.S. by Strategy Analytics, Vivint is also one of Fast Company’s “World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies” for 2017, a list that includes industry leaders such as Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook.
About Vivint Smart Home
Vivint Smart Home is the leading provider of smart home services in North America. Vivint delivers an integrated smart home system with in-home consultation, professional installation and support delivered by its Smart Home Pros, as well as 24-7 customer care and monitoring. Dedicated to redefining the home experience with intelligent products and services, Vivint serves more than one million customers throughout the U.S. and Canada. For more information, visit www.vivint.com.
Note on Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including statements concerning Vivint’s new Logan campus. These statements are based on current expectations and assumptions regarding future events and business performance and involve certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained, anticipated, or implied in any forward-looking statement, including, but not limited to, the risk that users of Vivint’s products and technology may not realize the expected benefits, and such other risks set forth in the annual report on Form 10-K of APX Group Holdings, Inc., Vivint’s indirect parent, for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, as such factors may be updated from time to time in APX Group Holdings, Inc.’s periodic filings with the SEC, which are accessible on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. Vivint Smart Home undertakes no obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statement for any reason, except as required by law.