Jim F. Butler

Chief Technology Officer

Mr. Butler manages the technology development organization and the products business. He has been with the Company for more than 20 years. Mr. Butler has been an innovator in the embedded networking for building automation. He has been a significant contributor to the design of the BACnet network protocol and the BACnet test standard.


In 2000, Mr. Butler established the BACnet Testing Laboratories for the BACnet Manufacturers Association, and managed its product testing program for six years. Mr. Butler has a B.S. and M.S. in Aeronautics & Astronautics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.