Vivint Installs New Sales Head

Provo, Utah-based home automation services provider Vivint announced today that it has appointed Todd Santiago as its new Chief Sales Officer. Santiago is the former CEO of 2GIG Technologies, which was acquired by Blackstone--the new owner of Vivint. According to Vivint, the firm's Senior Vice Presidnet and Chief Recruiting Officer, Shawn Brenchley, willl also be retiring. Vivint was acquired by Blackstone for more than $2.0 billion in September, and since then, has been reshaping the management team with its own set of hires.