Chamberlain Group Appoints New President and COO

Jeff Meredith to join global leader in access control solutions

Oak Brook, IL, June 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Chamberlain Group (CGI), a market leader in access control solutions and leading the smart home integration market with its myQ®-enabled products, announced this week that Jeff Meredith will serve as President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Chamberlain Group.


With over 20 years of experience in developing new markets, leading high-impact product marketing and delivery programs, Jeff joins CGI from Lenovo where he most recently served as GM & SVP, Consumer Business Group. As President and COO, Jeff will lead CGI’s North America Lines of Business, Customer Experience, Marketing and Sales groups.


“Jeff has a background in product strategy, partnership development and transformation leadership. His expertise in technology and the IoT environment will enable him to guide CGI as we deliver new solutions to our customers,” said JoAnna Sohovich, CEO, Chamberlain Group.


During his tenure at Lenovo, Jeff was adept at identifying and driving strategic partnerships, navigating competitive challenges, and creating innovative and results-producing products. “At CGI we are committed to delivering best in class products and services to our customers and we are confident Jeff’s vision and leadership will ensure the customer experience is the priority,” said Bob Markwart Chief Customer Officer, Chamberlain Group.


While at CGI, Jeff will leverage new business opportunities, implement streamlined processes, and create industry leading product solutions that meet emerging needs. “Chamberlain Group has a rich history and an exciting future. With their end-user first approach and strong family values, I look forward to bringing my expertise and industry knowledge of the IoT space to this dynamic organization and growing their robust line of products and services,” noted Jeff Meredith.




Chamberlain Group (CGI) is a global leader in access solutions and products. As the corporate parent company to LiftMaster, Chamberlain, Merlin and Grifco, we design and engineer residential garage door openers, commercial door operators and gate entry systems. Our products are connected through our innovative myQ technology which empowers users to control or monitor their entry points through smartphone access. We are also the parent company to Controlled Products Systems Group, the largest wholesale distributor of perimeter access control equipment in the U.S. and an affiliate of Systems, Inc., one of North America’s leading dock leveler manufacturers.

CONTACT: Emily Davis
Chamberlain Group

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