Vivint

Vivint is a private smart home services provider in the United States and Canada. 

Vivint delivers an integrated smart home system with in-home consultation, professional installation and support delivered by its Smart Home Pros, as well as 24/7 customer care and monitoring.

Vivint was founded in 1999 by Keith Nellesen, Luke Langford & Todd Pedersen. The company is based in Provo, Utah, United States.

Vivint launched its own cloud-based smart home automation solution in June 2014. The system provides a centralized control, a smartphone application for remote access and learning algorithms that automatically pick up on a user's patterns. In 2014, the touchscreen Vivint SkyControl panel received a CE Pro BEST Award for "new custom electronic products introduced in 2014. 

Vivint has strategic partnership with top companies including Amazon, Airbnb, Google, Philips among others. As of March 2018, Vivint had over 1.3 million customers in the U.S. and Canada.

 

Vivint Smart Home was ranked #22 on the World's 50 Most Innovative companies in 2017 by Fast Company.

 

Vivint was acquired by Blackstone for $2B on Sep 18, 2012.

 

 

  • Year founded: 1999
  • Funding Info: $912M in 8 funding rounds (Last funding type: Private Equity)
  • Yearly Revenue: $260M-$280M (2017)
  • Employee Size: 5001-10,000
  • Business Valuation: Acquired for $2B on Sep 18, 2012
  • City/Town: Provo
  • State: Utah
  • Country: United States
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