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How Going 'Undercover' Made Me a Better Boss
"With a wig glued to my head and colored contacts, I got to check out the day-to-day operations of the company -- not as the CEO, but as a regular guy."
Vivint CEO Todd Pedersen to appear on Undercover Boss
"When Vivint Inc. founder and CEO Todd Pedersen was invited to appear on CBS’s “Undercover Boss,” he had a couple of concerns. First, Pedersen doesn’t like being filmed. Second, he worried that he might blow his cover."
Vivint boss goes undercover
"Vivint CEO Todd Pedersen’s incognito stint on “Undercover Boss” prompted him to make some “tweaks” in his business, he said."
Provo-based Vivint CEO becomes an 'Undercover Boss'
"When Todd Pedersen was approached about appearing on "Undercover Boss," he thought he was being punked. "I thought they were joking around, to tell you the truth," said Pedersen, the founder and CEO of Vivint Inc. "And they said, 'No, we're serious. Are you willing to do it?'"

Awards

Consumers Digest Best Buy Award

Consumers Digest editors recognized the Vivint Home Automation and Advanced Security packages as "Best Buys" in its home security industry category. Consumers Digest awards its prestigious "Best Buy" rating to products that offer exceptional value in today's highly competitive marketplace.

Forbes List of America's Most Promising Companie

Vivint was listed #46 on the Forbes annual ranking of America’s Most Promising Companies.

Silver Stevie Award

The Stevie Awards selected Vivint as the Customer Service Department of the Year from more than 1,500 organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry. Vivint was also honored as the Customer Service Complaints Team of the Year and for e-Commerce Customer Service.

Inc. Hire Power Award

Vivint won a 2013 Inc. Hire Power Award from Inc. Magazine, ranking at #2 on the publication’s list of winners. Inc. Magazine also named Vivint the #1 job-creating company in consumer products and services and the #1 job creator in Utah.

CE Pro BEST

Vivint's newest product, Vivint Sky, was selected by CE Pro as a BEST product. Vivint Sky was recognized in the 6th annual CE Pro BEST Awards for new custom electronic products introduced in 2014.

PCWorld's 100 Best Products

Vivint ranked #53 on PCWorld’s list of the 100 Best Products of 2012 and was the #1 tech home product.

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