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Vivint Enters Agreement to be Acquired by Blackstone for in excess of $2.0 Billion

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  • Vivint Solar Names Dwain Kinghorn As Chief Strategy And Innovations Officer

    Vivint Solar, one of the largest U.S. residential solar providers, to announced that Dwain Kinghorn has been named as Chief Strategy and Innovations Officer and will align the company product portfolio with new business development channels... More

  • Vivint Solar Expands Maryland Presence Into North Baltimore And Frederick Areas

    Vivint Solar announced its growing presence in Maryland with expansion into the North Baltimore and Frederick areas. Vivint Solar first made its offerings available to Maryland residents in early 2013 and has already become the leading residential solar installer, according to Greentech Media Research's US PV Leaderboard. The company plans to hire 85 employees in the combined new locations to continue providing its affordable solar solutions to homeowners... More

  • Vivint partners with LifeLock

    Vivint, a leading home automation/home security provider, and LifeLock, a provider of identity theft protection services, announced a partnership at the ISC West show here that will give Vivint customers the ability to bundle their new or existing Vivint package with LifeLock’s identity theft protection services... More

  • How to Diversify Your Company and Tackle New Industries

    My life as an entrepreneur did not start out so glamorously. After being rejected for a job at a pest-control company, I rallied 10 of my buddies and started my career selling pest control door to door. Our first summer of sales was spent living and working out of a trailer and bathing in a swimming pool. Our paychecks weren’t anything to be jealous of in those early days. But when you have an idea you truly believe in, small sacrifices like that are entirely worth it... More

  • 10 Billion-Dollar Companies that Began by Sharing an Office with a Car

    Vivint is a company that came out of the blue to be a top competitor in the home security and automation industry. CEO Todd Pedersen started the company after he dropped out of Brigham Young University. He started the company out of his own car with a loan he got from his mother. It’s not the ideal business model, but it worked for Vivint. Vivint recently sold for $2 billion to the Blackstone Group. Not surprisingly, Vivint made Forbes List of most promising companies in the near future and has expanded into solar power and wireless internet... More

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