Solyndra has appointed Corby Whitaker as vice president of North America sales. Whitaker comes to the position from United Solar Ovonics, where he was also VP of North America sales for three years.
“Corby brings strong solar and roofing sales and channel development experience to our team and, with his leadership, we will continue to rapidly expand sales in our target markets in North America,” said Chris Gronet, Solyndra’s CEO. “He has a proven ability to develop new business and enhance customer satisfaction and is a great addition to our outstanding global sales organization.”
Whitaker holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University.