Jason Few has joined Reliant Energy as senior vice president, Smart Energy. In this position, he will lead the company's initiative to launch a host of new products and services to provide customers with more control and better insight into how they use energy.

Few comes to Reliant from Motorola, Inc., where he served most recently as corporate vice president and general manager of its Companion Products division. Prior to joining Motorola, he led SBC Communications' activities in broadband marketing, eBusiness development and the SBC Yahoo integration and business development activities. Few serves on the Board of Directors for Syniverse Technologies and is on the governance and nomination committee and the audit committee.

Reliant Energy, Inc. is one of the largest independent power producers in the U.S., with approximately 16,000 megawatts of power generation capacity.