Santa Clara, Calif.-based WattStopper has appointed Bob Bonacci as VP/Sales. In this role, Bonacci will lead the company’s North American sales team.
Bonacci comes to WattStopper with 23 years of sales experience in the electrical device industry, including more than eight years with Legrand where he held increasingly senior positions, most recently as VP/Strategic Accounts & Sales Productivity. Prior to that position, he served as Director of National Accounts. Bonacci came to Legrand from his post as Regional Sales Manager with Lamson and Sessions.
“We are delighted to welcome Bob to the WattStopper team. He brings a breadth of experience and knowledge of the industry that is hard to match. Under his leadership, we are confident that WattStopper will continue to offer the sales support and expertise our customers have relied on for nearly 30 years. At the same time, Bob has the vision to help position our company for future growth and vitality in the rapidly evolving controls space,” notes Dean Pournaras, WattStopper President.
Bob has a BA in Journalism from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and lives in Arlington, Massachusetts with his wife and daughter. He is a member of NAED and the Sales Management Association.