Shouldn’t our homes be smarter?
12 patent pending inventions and oodles of awards later, we’re bringing you Curb – a single product that figures out where all your electricity goes, lets you control your home remotely, gives you money saving tips, and does lots of other cool things.
a grand idea
The home should be just as tech savvy as your phone or your car
Solar customer pain points spark a dream and a plan
Curb is born
A wildly talented team of data-loving engineers comes together
First units installed for testing and development
Installed in ~200 residential homes and commercial spaces
DEMO GOD Award
Accepted into Capital Factory, featured at SXSW Eco, and named DEMO GOD
Curb featured on Innovation of Tomorrow Freescale Tour
Curb wins Alphalab Gear National Hardware Cup
“At Curb, we believe that the cheapest and cleanest energy is the energy that you don’t have to use. We are excited to share our solution for safer and more energy efficient homes with the world."
Founder & CEO
As a former solar executive and Boeing rocket scientist, Erik has been building products that push the boundaries of technology and bringing them to market for over a decade. Erik leads CURB’s strategic vision.
Chief Experience Officer
Award-winning inventor of 100+ patents & app’s. 25+ yrs product design strategy (Microsoft, Yahoo!, Logitech, Samsung, Apple). Eric ensures that CURB is intuitive and positioned for success.
Chief Operations Officer
As six-sigma expert and experienced supply chain manager, Bill has led multiple companies from early stage to M&A. Bill targets CURB’s visionary goals while ensuring the product works and ships.
Director of Hardware
From his contributions in plasma fusion to architecting the worlds most advanced LED lightbulbs, Tim is an expert in developing new technologies. He leads the design of CURB’s breakthrough hardware.
Director of Product
Jay designed and managed multiple products ranging from education to professional sports, and now leads the customer experience and product development for CURB.
Director of Software
Neil's dedication to creating a renewable future started with projects in industrial automation and waste heat capture, and that passion for energy efficiency continues at CURB. When he's not Kickstarting political boardgames or producing music for children, he employs his infectious enthusiasm leading the CURB software team.
After over a decade analyzing and modeling data in the astrophysics, IT, and semiconductor sectors, Meghann now gets to explore CURB’s unique dataset of home energy measurements. She focuses on bringing data-driven insights to curb users.
Bala received his PhD from Sheffield, and is an experienced scientist moving his research into building scalable products, and tracable algorithms for real world problems.
Emilie Yeager is a devops professional, small business owner, North Carolina native and DIY aficionado. For the past 14 years Emilie has worked in technology, from systems administration to engineering to devops. Her specialties include AWS, Icinga, Python and butternut squash soup. In her spare time, she enjoys the Austin music scene, yoga, rock climbing, and two-stepping.
Cody has been building web applications since 2008. His career began developing browser-based experiences for clients such as BlackBerry, Samsung, and Southwest Airlines. Prior to finding CURB, Cody and his wife spent nearly a year living in Melbourne, Australia, working for GreenSync, a local startup that helps its clients respond quickly to changes in the energy grid through monitoring and automated controls.
Brandon is a software engineer who has contributed to the fields of machine vision, games, casino machines, and the internet of things. He works to enhance and augment Curb's cloud functionality.
Patrick is an experienced software engineer, and works on CURB's firmware and cloud services.
Nick Engmann is a hardware and software engineer and a hackathon enthusiast. He spends his free time developing open sourced projects and organizing various collegiate hackathons around the United States.
Terri has over 20 years of sales experience working with large companies and start-ups in the electronic component industry.
Sales & Business Development
With over ten consecutive years of work experience in the solar industry, Zack has worked on residential and commercial solar installation, system design, solar equipment sales and distribution, public education and outreach, implementation of solar related policies for local and State governments, as well as off-grid solar system design.
We’re always on the lookout for self-starters and high performers who are all-around amazing.