ABOUT SIERRA MONITOR CORPORATION

Driving the Industrial IoT (IIoT) revolution

Sierra Monitor Corporation addresses the industrial and commercial facilities management market with Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions that target facility automation and facility safety requirements. Our distinguished track record in industrial sensing and automation with IoT technologies such as wireless, cloud connectivity and data services put us at the forefront of the emerging IIoT trend.

Our brand of FieldServer protocol gateways and SMC Device Cloud target the facility automation segment and are used by OEMs and system integrators to enable local and remote monitoring and control. With more than 200,000 products, supporting over 140 protocols, installed in commercial and industrial facilities, FieldServer is the industry’s leading multi-protocol gateway.

Sierra Monitor’s Sentry IT flame and gas detection solutions address the facilities safety segment. Our Sentry IT branded controllers, sensor modules, and software are used by safety managers to protect facility personnel and assets across thousands of facilities such as natural gas vehicle fueling and maintenance stations, wastewater treatment plants, oil and gas refineries and pipelines, parking garages, and underground telephone vaults.

 
Tamara Allen

Tamara Allen

Chief Financial Officer

Tamara Allen has served as the company’s CFO since April 2014, having been Controller since March 2005. Tamara joined Sierra Monitor Corporation in January 1996. She holds a BS in Business Administr...

Tamara Allen

Chief Financial Officer

Tamara Allen has served as the company’s CFO since April 2014, having been Controller since March 2005. Tamara joined Sierra Monitor Corporation in January 1996. She holds a BS in Business Administration from University of Wisconsin with an emphasis in Financial Management. Prior to joining Sierra Monitor, Ms. Allen held various finance and accounting positions at Philips Semiconductors. Tamara’s expertise in SEC reporting, Sarbanes-Oxley, and other regulatory requirements has served the company well through its growth as a public company. Tamara served on the Board of Directors for Horizon West Federal Credit Union from 1990-1993.

Bennie de Wet

Bennie de Wet

Chief Technology Officer / MD - SMC South Africa

Bennie de Wet leads Sierra Monitor Corporation’s product and technology development activities and is the managing director for Sierra Monitor South Africa.  He has been instrumental in de...

Bennie de Wet

Chief Technology Officer / MD - SMC South Africa

Bennie de Wet leads Sierra Monitor Corporation’s product and technology development activities and is the managing director for Sierra Monitor South Africa.  He has been instrumental in developing Sierra Monitor’s Sentry IT and FieldServer product lines over the last 15 years. Bennie has worked for over 25 years across all areas of industrial control, encompassing all aspects of the stack from embedded development of protocol drivers to design of controller logic to web services and cloud connectivity. Bennie started his career at Kentron and De Beers. Bennie holds a Bachelor's degree in Electronics Engineering with Honors from the University of Pretoria.

Michael C. Farr

Michael C. Farr

Vice President of Operations

Michael Farr has served as Vice President of Operations at Sierra Monitor Corporation since 1986, having joined the company in 1983 as Operations Manager. He holds a BA in Mathematics from the Univers...

Michael C. Farr

Vice President of Operations

Michael Farr has served as Vice President of Operations at Sierra Monitor Corporation since 1986, having joined the company in 1983 as Operations Manager. He holds a BA in Mathematics from the University of California, Los Angeles. Prior to joining Sierra Monitor, Michael held management positions in Signetics Semiconductor Co. and Advanced Micro Devices. His strong production control and operations management background resulted in the company’s attainment of ISO-9001 registration for the company's quality system, and has supported the company’s growth through multiple transitions of the company’s supply chain process, partners, and systems.

Steve Shaw

Steve Shaw

Vice President of Marketing

Steve Shaw excited to be leading Sierra Monitor Corporation's marketing efforts as the Vice President of Marketing. As an advocate for data security, he also serves as the Data Protection Officer for ...

Steve Shaw

Vice President of Marketing

Steve Shaw excited to be leading Sierra Monitor Corporation's marketing efforts as the Vice President of Marketing. As an advocate for data security, he also serves as the Data Protection Officer for the company. With over 20 years' experience in B2B marketing in networking and wireless companies, Steve sees the power and opportunity in SMC’s products to protect and connect the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Prior to SMC, Steve was the Vice President of Marketing for Accuris Networks, a Dublin-based SaaS provider to the mobile/wireless industry. He has held various marketing, business development and strategy roles with technology companies during his career in Silicon Valley. A passionate marketer, Steve is a frequent speaker, blogger and thought-leader who holds a B.S. in Computer Science from USC.

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