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Greg Simmons

V.P. Industry Partnerships, Snap One

Greg started his career as a security Central Station Operator with Eagle Sentry in 1989. After being promoted to the Central Station Manager, Greg moved into security sales while earning his bachelor’s degree at UNLV. In 1996 Greg and his business partner bought the company and shifted the companies focus to full low voltage systems integration. He led the sales and marketing efforts taking the annual revenue from 3.5 million to 14.5 million. Eagle Sentry secured many builder contracts through the next 20 years that drove most of the revenue. Before selling Eagle Sentry in 2018, Greg and two other integrators started Parasol in 2017. Parasol is the fastest growing 24/7 remote monitoring solution for integrators focused on the audio visual and automation systems. Parasol partnered with Charlotte based Snap One, that manufactures many security and other products in the smart home space including Control 4. Greg is now the VP of Industry Partnerships for Snap One.

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