03 Apr '12, 2pm

Serious Energy in Serious Trouble: Serious Energy, the green drywall and windows company that’s spent the past...

Serious Energy, the green drywall and windows company that’s spent the past two years pushing into building energy efficiency software and financing, is shedding key staff as it officially abandons those lines of business to refocus on its building materials core. It’s a stunning reversal for the Sunnyvale, Calif.-based startup with $140 million in VC cash. Over the past several months, Serious has been bleeding talent, losing roughly half of its top executives, including key players in its energy efficiency software development team and sales team. Among those who have departed is Claire Broido Johnson, the SunEdison co-founder and former Department of Energy efficiency advisor who helped launch Serious Capital , the startup’s attempt to leverage $1 billion in financing to get its software and green windows into the market. Other key execs to leave include CFO, co-founder...

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