San Francisco - April 16, 2015 - Myfox, the European leader in smart home security solutions, today announced it has appointed Scott Ledterman as Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice-President Sales and Marketing. Ledterman will serve as a member of the Myfox Executive Committee where he will focus on driving global growth while developing the company’s U.S. operations, commercial footprint, and sales in North America. He will report directly to Jean-Marc Prunet, the company’s President and CEO.
“The addition of Scott Ledterman to the Myfox team is an important milestone as we increase our efforts to enter the U.S. Smart Home Security market,” said Prunet. “In the role of COO, Scott will bring proven leadership and operational practices to lead Myfox’s U.S. launch. I am honored to welcome Scott to Myfox at this pivotal time and look forward to introducing new audiences around the world to truly smart, proactive security.”
A dynamic leader with more than 20 years of experience, Ledterman showcases an impressive track record of successfully launching new technologies and businesses in the consumer electronics industry.
“With so many high profile brands bringing smart home devices to market now, even educated consumers will have an overwhelming number of choices in automating and protecting their living space," said Ledterman. "From our unique security products, collaborative approach to partnerships, and a strong global brand; Myfox is uniquely positioned to leverage its innovation and technology to define the smart home security space this year. I am very excited to help lead the global growth of Myfox and establish the company in the United States."
Previously, Ledterman served as Vice-President and GM Consumer Sales at Acer America. Under his leadership, Acer saw a 51 percent increase in ASP and market achievements, including the #1 leader of Chromebooks. Prior to Acer, he was Director of Product Marketing at Samsung Electronics America where he launched the U.S. Mobile Computing business and the world’s first Chromebook with Google. Ledterman also spent 16 years at Sony Electronics where he held a variety of management positions while running the U.S. VAIO PC sales operations.
Most recently, Ledterman was Executive Vice-President of Sales and Business Development at Zeepro Inc., a startup 3D-printing company.
Since 2005, Myfox has been committed to redefining home security with simple, unique solutions designed to safeguard families, possessions and neighborhoods. Beyond mere detection, Myfox offers true security and peace of mind through proactive deterrence and its award-winning IntelliTAGTM sensors, implemented in the world’s first connected home security system. The company was founded by French security lock visionary Jean Prunet, and is based in Labège, France. Funding partners include Jaina Capital and Orkos Capital. Myfox is a 2015 International CES Innovation Awards Honoree, and the recipient of an iF Design Award 2015 and 2015 Red Dot Design Award.