MILPITAS, Calif.–View®, the leader in dynamic glass, today announced it has appointed Brian Harrison as chief operating officer. Bringing more than 35 years of high-technology experience, Harrison will be responsible for expanding View’s manufacturing footprint and ensuring operational excellence across the company.
“We are delighted to welcome Brian to View,” said View CEO Rao Mulpuri. “Having established broad market acceptance of View Dynamic Glass with over 200 installed projects, we now need to prepare the company’s operations for massive growth. Brian is a perfect addition to our executive team given his experience successfully scaling operations in multiple industries.”
Prior to joining View, Harrison was senior vice president of corporate integration and manufacturing at GLOBALFOUNDRIES, where he was responsible for integrating the IBM Microelectronics business into the company. Harrison also held CEO positions at Numonyx and Solyndra, and several senior executive positions over a 23-year career at Intel. Brian holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Stanford and an MBA from Santa Clara University.
“View has brought a game-changing technology to market that is truly shaping the future of the built environment,” said Harrison. “I am incredibly excited to work with a highly driven and passionate team. The company has proven its excellence in manufacturing and I look forward to continuing to deliver on this on an even greater scale.”
View Dynamic Glass maximizes natural light and provides unobstructed views while reducing heat and glare. Unlike traditional windows, View Dynamic Glass tints automatically in response to outdoor conditions or manually via a mobile device, providing greater occupant comfort and significant energy savings without ever compromising the view. More than 200 projects across North America in workplace, education, hospitality, and healthcare segments have already installed View Dynamic Glass, and more than 100 additional projects are in various stages of construction.
A leader in building innovation, View Inc. is the first company to successfully advance the large-scale commercialization of dynamic glass. Situated at the intersection of human wellness, smart technology, and energy efficiency, View manufactures View Dynamic Glass, a new generation of architectural glass that intelligently transitions through multiple tint states to control the sun’s energy, providing an enhanced occupant experience and optimum natural light and thermal comfort. View is shaping the future of occupant-focused building design from its headquarters in Silicon Valley and its high-volume manufacturing facilities in Olive Branch, Mississippi. For more information, please visit www.viewglass.com.