Mar 12, 2019
incinnati, OH – March 12, 2019 – LSI Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:LYTS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Bob Heaton as Regional Sales Manager of the Midwest Region. He will be responsible for the sales growth of seven representative sales agencies throughout Western PA, West Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan and Northern Illinois. As part of the C&I sales team, Heaton will report to the VP Channel Sales, Terry Bair.
“With a new team of excited and engaged leaders who are laser-focused on customers, this is an exciting time to join LSI Industries! I’m thrilled to be a part of the team and help drive significant sales growth in my region.” said Heaton.
Prior to joining LSI, Heaton was the Director of LED Luminaire (Product Development) for EYE Lighting. Over the course of his career, he has also held such positions as Regional VP (Central & Southeast) of Hubbell Lighting, Director of Brand Management for Acuity Brands, and Director of White Lighting Sales for Dialight. Heaton also spent 15 years in the Lighting Agency Business in Southwest and Northeast OH, Denver, CO, & Louisville, KY. His roles have always been focused on market and product development, agency management, and delivering revenue results. “With his extensive industry knowledge and experience, coupled with his strong desire to exceed expectations, Bob is a true asset to our team. He has already made an impact in his first several weeks here at LSI Industries.” remarked Bair.
About LSI Industries, Inc.
LSI Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:LYTS) is a U.S.-based manufacturer of lighting, graphics and technology solutions for both indoor and outdoor applications. LSI is a leading solutions provider to several primary end-markets, including petroleum, automotive, quick serve restaurants, grocery, banking, retail, renovation, parking and warehousing. LSI’s products are marketed throughout North America through a network of independent sales representatives and distributors, as well as through national accounts. LSI partners with customers to provide a full range of design support, engineering, installation and project management services. Headquartered in Blue Ash, Ohio, LSI currently employs over 1,200 employees and operates seven facilities throughout the United States. Learn more: www.lsi-industries.com.