Durling recognized for her leadership in driving Vivint’s growth
PROVO, Utah – June 6, 2019 – Vivint Smart Home today announced that Chief Information Officer Joy Durling is a Utah Business Magazine CXO of the Year honoree. Durling is recognized for her visionary technology leadership and innovation in driving the growth and scale of a leading smart home company.
“Joy is an exceptional member of our executive team,” said Alex Dunn, president of Vivint Smart Home. “We have a fast-moving, driven culture and our technology systems are at the heart of our business. Joy has done an amazing job in turning our technology into a strategic asset to support our rapid growth.”
Durling oversees all business and operations technologies at Vivint, as well as the enablement of new go-to-market strategies and channels. Her team of engineers develop technology that powers every interaction with Vivint customers to provide an exceptional smart home experience. With her visionary leadership, Durling dramatically increased the company’s ability to scale and support new initiatives as the company surpassed $1 billion in revenue in 2018.
Durling joined Vivint in 2017 after 12 years in leadership roles at Adobe where she was a vice president and a strategic advisor to the chief technology officer. Before Adobe, she served in various roles at Andersen Business Consulting where she focused on sales, marketing and operational technology improvement projects for several Fortune 500 tech companies, including Apple, Microsoft and Sun Microsystems. Durling has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she was a Division I All American Athlete and a three-time national champion in field hockey.
Utah Business recognized Durling and the other 2019 honorees at an awards ceremony at The Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City. Durling is also featured in the magazine’s June issue.
About Vivint Smart Home
Vivint Smart Home is a leading smart home company 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 1.4 million customers throughout the U.S. and Canada. For more information, visit www.vivint.com.