Vivint CEO Pedersen to Appear on CBS Show “Undercover Boss”
Todd Pedersen to pose as a video store owner and work with Vivint's 24/7 monitoring station, wireless Internet division, field services department and a Vivint Solar warehouse.
Now in its sixth season, the two-time Emmy Award winning series follows high-level executives as they slip anonymously into the rank-and-file of their own organizations. Each week, a different leader goes on an undercover mission to examine the inner workings of their operation.
During the episode Pedersen will pose as a video store owner from Bend, Oregon. Under the guise, Pedersen worked with across several areas of the business, including the company’s 24/7 monitoring station, wireless Internet division, field services department and a Vivint Solar warehouse.
Pederson believes the experiment yielded positive results.
“Going undercover was such an incredible experience that I actually didn’t want it to end,” he says. “Working alongside my employees gave me the opportunity to see firsthand why Vivint is such a successful company. We have grown exponentially in the past 14 years, and I want to make sure our employees understand how critical they are to our business.”
Tune in to the season finale on Feb. 20 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET/PT) to see how Pedersen and his employees fared during the experience.
Save $100 When You Enter the CEPro BEST Product Awards Before May 24
Every year our editors recognize the most advanced products in the professional installation market. Wouldn't you like to tell your customers that your products are among this exclusive group? Enter the CEPro BEST Product Awards and give your sales team something to shout about. Early bird pricing ends May 24.
NewsNortek Security & Control President Mike O’Neal Departs; NSC Begins Search
People & Places: JL Audio Hires Sinclair; TechBites Return; TiVo Plans Split Into Two Companies
Monitronics International Will File for Bankruptcy
Best Buy Learns ‘Ton of Surprises’ from Total Tech Support Clients
Savant Shows HomeKit-Compatible Smart Circuit Breakers, Circadian Lighting
View more News