Cyber-Rain Names Chief Revenue Officer

Encino-based Cyber-Rain, the venture backed maker of a smart, Internet-connected sprinkler control system, has named Ben Jamison as its Chief Revenue Officer. The firm, which is backed by DeWaay Investment Partners, Athenian Venture Partners, Momentum Venture Management and Funk Ventures, said that Jamison joins the firm from Soliant Energy, where he was Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing. He also has served at Savant Systems, Runco International, and NEC Technologies Personal Display Division. Cyber-Rain develops irrigation controllers which use weather information from the Internet, to reduce landscape water usage.