New Leadership for BACnet International Marketing Committee

Current committee member, Steve Jones of The S4 Group, assumes chair position

Atlanta, Ga. – May 22, 2018 – BACnet International is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Jones, owner and managing partner at The S4 Group, as the new BACnet International Marketing Committee Chair. Steve replaces Rocky Moore, region manager at Automated Logic, who has chaired the committee for the past two years. Steve will oversee the marketing committee volunteers whose charter is to develop strategies and tactics as they relate to communications, marketing and promotion efforts of the BACnet protocol and other association initiatives. 

“We’d like to thank Rocky for his contributions and leadership over the past two years as we have grown the membership of BACnet International as well as awareness and adoption of the BACnet standard” said Andy McMillan, president and managing director of BACnet International.  “Steve has been a very active member of the Marketing Committee for several years and brings vast experience in the building automation industry, specifically in system integration. We look forward to his leadership of the marketing committee as we look at more ways to inform and grow the BACnet community.” 

Before forming The S4 Group, Steve was a senior member of Johnson Controls, Inc’s Systems Products Organization. Prior to that he held various positions with system integration, networking and telecommunications companies.

About BACnet International

BACnet International is an industry association that facilitates the successful use of the BACnet protocol in building automation and control systems through interoperability testing, educational programs and promotional activities. BACnet International oversees operation of the BACnet Testing Laboratories (BTL) and maintains a global listing of tested products. The BACnet standard was developed by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and has been made publicly available so that manufacturers can create interoperable systems of products. BACnet International complements the work of the ASHRAE standards committee and BACnet-related interest groups around the world. BACnet International members include building owners, consulting engineers and facility managers, as well as companies involved in the designing, manufacturing, installation, commissioning and maintenance of control equipment that uses BACnet for communication.