DALLAS (PRWEB) June 08, 2020
Blue Box Air, LLC, the company that is innovating air, announced today that effective immediately, Dr. Marwa Zaatari will serve in the newly created Chief Science Officer (CSO) role. Dr. Zaatari joins Blue Box with deep expertise in building optimization and indoor air quality (IAQ). She holds seats on ASHRAE's Indoor Air Quality committees, is an ASHRAE distinguished lecturer, and is currently serving on ASHRAE's Epidemic Task Force for Commercial Buildings. In addition, Dr. Zaatari volunteers with the US Green Business Council, which directly oversees LEED building specifications.
"Dr. Zaatari is a well-established and widely respected leader with a proven track record in advancing the science of energy and IAQ,” said Jim Metropoulos, Blue Box CEO. “As CSO, Dr. Zaatari will lead Blue Box’s charter to provide “air as a service”, advancing our mission to help buildings achieve operational savings while substantially improving indoor air quality.
“My new role with Blue Box Air will help customers improve indoor air quality, and establish cost reduction initiatives,” said Dr. Zaatari. “This is the natural progression of my work in IAQ, and the company’s bright future offers an unparalleled opportunity to shape how the industry operates.”
Prior to joining Blue Box, Dr. Zaatari was VP of Building Solutions at enVerid Systems, where she led and managed the application engineering, project management, and service and monitoring departments. Dr. Zaatari earned her PhD in Architectural and Environmental Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin with a focus on indoor air quality.
A native of Lebanon, Dr. Zaatari is currently a resident of Boston. She enjoys building LEGOs with her son, is an avid Yoga practitioner and gym enthusiast, and joins her husband in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
About Blue Box
Blue Box is one of the fastest growing new companies in the U.S. and is focused on innovating air. We operate globally and bring our patented treatment and disinfection process to buildings’ HVAC coils to deliver energy efficiency gains, increased equipment life and improved indoor air quality.
For more information, visit us at https://blueboxair.com or call 424/241-3060.