Dario Atallah: invVEST Ambassador: Education, Smart Grid Initiatives
Dario is a Management Professional with Business and Technical backgrounds. Through much of his career he’s been involved in IT, Automation, and Medical Devices industries bridging the gap between Engineering and Marketing, and helping with efficiency and optimization products and operations in every industry. He has a passion for energy conservation and renewable energy and is currently getting a Sustainable Practices Certificate from the University of Colorado in Boulder.
For the last 10 years he worked at Sun Microsystems as a Sr. Product Manager and Strategist, where he developed services and software products for more efficient data center operations.
Prior to that Dario managed operations for small automation and robotics companies, and spent several years in R&D, during some of which he designed surgical instrumentation for Pfizer (Valleylab), and ultra- efficient speed drives and wireless vision components for robots.
He also co-founded the WOW Children’s Museum, a non-profit organization that educates children and families through interactive play. He is a member of the Board of Directors acting as CFO, CIO, and CTO. The museum serves as many as 60,000 people a year.
Dario brings four key strengths to the table:
- Product and Services Development and Management leadership
- Strategic Thinking
- Technical and Business Understanding
- Operations and Marketing experience for growth with multilingual abilities
His purpose for joining invVEST is to educate the community about renewable energy, energy efficiency and conservation, smart grid technologies, and the current status of the renewable energy industry in Colorado.