Jerry DrewCEO of Network Thermostat
Jerry Drew is the CEO of Network Thermostat. Jerry was a pioneer in the smart communicating thermostat market with first products released nearly 26 years ago. He is the founder of several successful HVAC Controls and Energy Management companies and has twice been awarded by Frost & Sullivan.
In 2006, Mr. Drew received Frost & Sullivan’s Entrepreneurial Company of the Year award for the North American Thermostat market.
In 2009, Network Thermostat received Frost & Sullivan’s North American Thermostats Product Innovation of the Year for its Wireless Mesh Networking technology.
He has also co-founded two other energy management and HVAC controls companies and served as their President during this time frame. These successful companies designed and manufactured energy management systems for the multi-family industry and forced-air HVAC zoning equipment, including electronic controllers and electro-mechanical dampers.
Company and Personal Awards:
Worship Facilities Expo Best HVAC Product Award Winner
Every Year, 2007 through 2017
Frost & Sullivan
North American Thermostats Entrepreneurial Company of the Year – 2006
HVAC Industry Product Innovation of the Year Award – 2009
Master of Arts in International Management Studies, 1989
The University of Texas at Dallas
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology, 1982
Texas Tech University
Outstanding Alumni, Charter Member Election & Inductee
Texas Tech University Engineering Academy, 1994
Texas Tech University Engineering Dean’s Council, 1995 – 2005
Texas Tech University Engineering Dean’s Council President, 2002-2003 Term
Texas Tech University Engineering Technology Industrial Advisory Board, 1996 – 2002
Network Thermostat HVAC Energy Management and IAQ Solutions
HVAC energy management and utility expense reduction truly can be simple, powerful and flexible.
As a pioneer in communicating thermostats with 26 years of experience, Network Thermostat (NetX) will be exploring its wired and wireless architecture, cloud and local user interfaces, single and multi-site campuses, multi-user management, third party integrations, HVAC & Food Safety alerting, wireless sensors, IAQ and Air Cleaning, and CapEx vs OpEx deployments.
NetX has won 11 Worship Facilities Best HVAC Product Awards. Come see why!
Attendees will learn:
1) Differences between residential and commercial grade HVAC controls (smart thermostats)
2) Differences between CapEx and OpEx funding and how to determine what’s right for the organization
3) NetX Energy Management Architecture Overview
4) Selection of the proper NetX product for the facility
5) Overview of NetX Cloud Environment
6) Overview of NetX 3rd Party Integrations
7) Integrating UV-C Air Cleaning with NetX Patent Pending UV-C Controls