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Cisco DeVries

Demo Day 2023

CEO | OhmConnect

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Cisco DeVries is Chief Executive Officer of OhmConnect, which is helping create a dynamic electric grid that supports 100% clean energy. Previously, Cisco led policy changes that enabled infill housing and developed a financial product that’s helping democratize access to clean energy at Renew Financial, which put $2 billion of private capital to work on energy efficiency and rooftop solar. He also served as Chief of Staff to the Mayor of Berkeley, and was appointed by President Bill Clinton to serve in the U.S. Departments of Transportation and Energy. 


About OhmConnect

OhmConnect, the leading energy management app, helps hundreds of thousands of people manage their at-home electricity and rewards them for smarter energy use. The company has paid more than $17 million to its customers for saving electricity when the grid is stressed and more likely to utilize dirty power, unlocking clean, affordable, and reliable energy. OhmConnect, winner of the 2021 Fast Company World Changing Ideas Award, has partnered with Google Nest, Carrier, SunPower, ecobee, TP Link, and 25 other companies and manufacturers.