SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Nov. 13, 2014 — Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI) is pleased to announce that Scott Kelley is joining the company as vice president of sales and marketing. In his new position, Kelley will be responsible for RTI's global sales and marketing organization, with a focus on growing RTI to the next level and driving increased brand awareness in the consumer and commercial markets. His extensive background in technology and engineering, coupled with his sales and marketing expertise, will allow Kelley to optimize the value chain by connecting with RTI's distributors, dealers, and end users, and incorporating their valuable feedback into the company's product roadmap.
"Scott comes to us with extensive experience in sales and marketing management from major technology companies," said John Demskie, RTI's founder and CEO. "With an impressive record of successful business development and a strong technical background, Scott has the key attributes RTI needs to take us to the next level. We are delighted to have him join the team."
Kelley previously held senior management positions in sales and marketing at 3M and Bose Corporation. His background in global sales management, strategic marketing, and business development includes international experience in Latin America, Asia, and Europe. In addition, he has earned Bachelor of Science and Master of Business Administration degrees from the University of Minnesota.
"I am delighted to have the opportunity to work with an industry-leading technology company whose products make such a strong connection with end users," said Kelley. "This is an exciting market space with rapidly evolving technology innovations that will positively impact the lives of consumers."
Kelley will be based at RTI's Minnesota headquarters and will report directly to Demskie.
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About Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI)
Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI) is a leading control systems manufacturer offering innovative, sophisticated, and user-friendly devices for professionally installed electronic systems. The company's wide array of award-winning handheld and in-wall universal controllers, central processors, audio distribution systems, and accessories are marketed exclusively through a worldwide network of professional integrators. For complete control and monitoring over electronic systems from virtually anywhere in the world, the power of RTI is available on iPhone®, iPod touch®, iPad®, and Android™ devices through the company's RTiPanel application, just as the award-winning RTI Virtual Panel program offers access and control via any PC running Microsoft® Windows®. All RTI solutions are programmed through the company's world-renowned Integration Designer® software, easily allowing dealers to provide a completely customizable user interface for intuitive command over the entire electronics system.
Founded in 1992 with a committed focus on the custom installation market, RTI offers a number of award-winning support and incentive programs to its dealers, including educational opportunities through the Advanced Control University (ACU), and the popular Control Bucks and Dealer Accommodation programs. In addition, through RTI's Integration Partner Program, the company has reached out to manufacturers across the industry to ensure that RTI products integrate seamlessly with a wide variety of components and systems.
Additional information on RTI and its innovative control solutions is available at www.rticorp.com.