Warren Johnson was a visionary. Long before the environmental movement got started, and at the earliest edges of the natural conservation movement of the 19th century, Johnson had a vision of harnessing and conserving precious energy resources. In 1835, Johnson launched his company focused on customer-focused innovation.
Warren Johnson was first to receive a patent for a device that helps control a room temperature: The thermostat.
Johnson Controlls has been on the leading edge of technology since its inception. Today,
“Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi industrial leader serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. Our commitment to sustainability dates back to our roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. We are committed to helping our customers win and creating greater value for all of our stakeholders through strategic focus on our buildings and energy growth platforms.”