PLAYA VISTA, Calif. & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WeMo® and the Internet of Things Consortium today announced the appointment of Sunny Choi, WeMo’s vice president of corporate development, to the IoTC’s Advisory Board. Established in March 2015, the Advisory Board aims to help accelerate the mainstream adoption of the Internet of Things through consumer research and market education.
As the leader of Belkin International’s corporate development team, Choi was instrumental in the creation of the WeMo brand in 2012 and its foray into the Internet of Things market. Choi currently helps drive WeMo’s global strategic planning, corporate partnership initiatives, and industry research.
“WeMo is a major supporter of the IoTC’s mission and we’re thrilled to welcome Sunny to the Advisory Board,” said Mark Spates, president of the IoTC. “With his broad experience driving new technologies and his expertise in market research, we look forward to incorporating his vision and voice into IoTC initiatives.”
WeMo is the award-winning home automation ecosystem from Belkin International and the leader in delivering customizable smart home experiences. Designed to be the most approachable entry point to the smart home, WeMo products and partner products empower people to manage, monitor and adjust their electronics, appliances and lighting from anywhere at any time via the free WeMo app. To learn more about WeMo visit http://wemothat.com. Like us on Facebook at Facebook.com/WeMo, and follow us on Twitter at Twitter.com/WeMo.
About the IoT Consortium
The Internet of Things Consortium (IoTC) is comprised of more than 60 leading hardware, software and analytics companies – in areas including home automation, wearables, connected cars, smart cities, 3D printing, and virtual/augmented reality. On behalf of its members, the IoTC is dedicated to the growth of the internet of things marketplace and the development of sustainable business models. The IoTC educates technology firms, retailers, insurance companies, marketers, media companies and the wider business community about the value of IoT. Founded in 2012, the IoTC is headquartered in San Francisco with a business development hub in New York.
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