iControl Networks hires energy industry vet, McLaren
iControl Networks, a service provider of broadband home management, on Oct. 21 announced the addition of energy industry veteran Letha McLaren to its executive team. For the past 12 years, McLaren has worked successfully with utilities to advance smart grid solutions. In this new role, McLaren will manage iControl ConnectedLife Energy Management, the company's soon-to-launch broadband-based home energy management solution.
McLaren comes to iControl from Landis+Gyr (formally The Bayard Group), a smart metering and energy management solutions provider, where she was the general manager of energy management and applications. Prior to this role, McLaren was the director of software product management at Cellnet Technology, an automated meter reading services provider that was acquired by The Bayard Group/Landis+Gyr.