Home / Businesswire / Zen Ecosystems Taps Wannie Park As CEO

Zen Ecosystems Taps Wannie Park As CEO

Zen Welcomes New CEO with Significant Sustainability Aspirations

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Zen Ecosystems announced today that Wannie Park has been named CEO, succeeding James McPhail as he moves on to other ventures.

A seasoned executive with more than 20 years of experience in energy, renewables, IoT, and SaaS, Wannie will take on scaling sustainability as a service across multiple markets and verticals and continue to build Zen’s customer-centric solutions focused on reducing energy consumption and cost while maximizing the use of renewable energy resources. He’s passionate about leveraging technology to make a tangible impact against climate change by redefining the way businesses interact with energy. Check out his full bio here.

“Zen is ideally positioned at the epicenter of global sustainability efforts,” said Gerd Goette, Zen's Board Chairman. He continued, “Wannie’s passionate focus on sustainability is driving the partnerships that support Zen’s mission of providing businesses with the tools to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.”

With his battle-tested experience and leadership in the sustainability industry, fusing these ideas with Zen’s core mission is a top priority. Zen will continue to streamline the management of energy reduction and cost savings while reducing greenhouse gas emissions for their customers with their award-winning Zen Thermostat and Zen HQ. Upcoming partnerships and services that are in production will further assist the ease of implementing sustainability practices for small to medium businesses.

About Zen Ecosystems

Zen Ecosystems provides an intelligent energy management platform that helps small to medium-sized businesses take control of their energy usage while meeting sustainability goals. Zen HQ provides insights and control over commercial energy usage while delivering the fastest payback in the market. The Zen Thermostat is a beautiful, simple connected device for home and business that also enables multi-system operators to enhance the customer experience. Zen Ecosystems was recognized in 2018 as the Gold Stevie Award Winner for Energy Industry Innovation of the year. In 2020, their Zen Loop was recognized by the American Business Awards with a Bronze Stevie Award in the Energy Innovation of the Year as well as a Bronze Stevie Award in Company of the Year in Energy. Zen was also awarded for Global Sustainability Leadership by the Business Intelligence Group. In 2021, Zen was honored as the Gold Stevie Award Winner for Company of the Year in Energy. Learn more at http://zenecosystems.com.


Nicole Ricouard

Marketing Director

[email protected]

Read more