Shawn Thompson Joins Aquicore To Lead Product Teams And Expand Offerings For Customers

The D.C.-based firm attracts new senior leadership to further accelerate development and deployment of its best-in-class energy management solutions.


Today Aquicore, the emerging leader in connected environments – using Internet of Things technologies to transform real estate environments – has named Shawn Thompson as Vice President of Product and Operations. Thompson joins Aquicore from Opower, where he created and led the Product group responsible for client-specific development, and previously held leadership positions with Google, YouTube, Portal Software, and Accenture.

“Shawn has over 25 years of experience creating enterprise software and consumer facing products for the utility, digital media, advertising, and e-commerce markets,” said Logan Soya, Aquicore’s Founder and CEO. “Shawn’s background and depth of experience expands Aquicore’s opportunities to develop innovative solutions for the market and to drive our growth throughout 2016 and beyond.”

“Aquicore offers the enticing combination of a high-growth market, cutting-edge technology, great teammates, and an ambitious, worthy mission,” Thompson said in a statement. “I’m excited to see how we can innovate within the commercial real estate space using newer concepts such as Big Data and Internet of Things to help our customers understand their usage, save resources, and ultimately be more successful.”

Prior to his time with Opower, he worked in Product and Operations leadership positions at Google where he was responsible for defining global platform and tools, process, policy and training for the company’s search quality operations teams. As VP of Product and Operations at Aquicore, Thompson will focus on Aquicore’s mission to develop connected, sustainable and prosperous environments through new and refined products, offerings, and operations.


Aquicore offers comprehensive energy analytics and automation solutions for commercial real estate, with a vision for better building economics and sustainable portfolios. An emerging leader for uniting the connected environment, Aquicore delivers an integrated, full-stack building portfolio solution that enables rapid deployment, flexibility and scalability to fit the needs of each customer. Building owners, managers, and engineers, as well as sustainability teams, rely on Aquicore for the intelligence they need to operate more efficiently and effectively.

Founded in 2013 by Logan Soya, Aquicore technology is now deployed in over 500 buildings across the United States. For more