Thankfully, no lives were lost and everyone in his family made it out safe and sound, but Kent couldn’t help but wonder With decades in the industrial design space, Kent knew he had the knowledge and the industry contacts to set out to improve upon home automation devices for the kitchen with a solution that not only made homes safer, but also cut down on energy consumption and the associated costs. Since that time, Kent and the Culina team have made it their mission to completely revolutionize the home automation and Io T space with innovative, AI-powered technology.
Kent Mc Clure | Founder & CEO Kent is a Carnegie Mellon graduate with over 10 years of executive leadership experience in industrial design and engineering.
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But the kitchen is also where tragedy often strikes due to misuse of appliances.
Kent Mc Clure and his team set out to make the kitchen a safer and more energy-efficient place for the family after a tragic fire struck his own kitchen in late 2012.
The Culina App allows users to remotely monitor the status of and control all devices connected to our Smart Plugs.
Whether it’s remotely turning on the coffee pot after getting out of bed, turning off the stove if it was accidentally left on via smartphone, or switching on the crockpot before getting home from work, Culina is purpose-built to deliver unrivaled convenience and peace of mind.
He has a successful entrepreneurial history, founding a prior tech-based startup which he grew to 0 million in revenue, followed by acquisition in 2010 and then IPO shortly after.
Sherri Carlson | COO Sherri earned her MBA from Harvard Business School.