Akeena Solar Inc., a Los Gatos, Calif.-based designer and installer of solar power systems, has added George Lauro and Jon Witkin to its board of directors.
Lauro is a founding partner of Alteon Capital Partners, a venture capital and advisory firm for private companies in the semiconductor, electronics and clean-tech sectors. He is currently a director on the boards of ChipX and Pinyon Technologies.
Witkin is co-founder and co-owner of Western States Glass, a California-headquartered glass distributor. Prior to founding Western States Glass, he worked as a partner at Bay Mirror and an area sales manager at ACI Glass Distribution.