LSI Industries Names New Vice President of Strategic Initiatives

Mar 12, 2019

Cincinnati, OH– March 12, 2019 – LSI Industries Inc.(NASDAQ:LYTS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Nelson Wesley as Vice President Strategic Initiatives.

Nelson will oversee initiatives focused on improving sales, driving operational efficiency and ultimately improving financial performance of the company. As a senior level leader, he will report to the CMO, Scott Coleman.

“What I found compelling about LSI is its rich history in the industry and the team’s dedication to growth through new product development and focusing on the customer.” said Wesley. “It’s an exciting opportunity to add value!”

Wesley joins LSI Industries with over 20 years of marketing, sales and product management experience. He started his career at Ingersoll Rand and most recently he served as Vice President of Sales, Marketing, & Aftermarket, involving direct management of sales, marketing, aftermarket and bid teams at Ellis & Watts in Batavia, OH. Wesley holds two bachelor degrees, a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and a Bachelor of Arts in Physical Science, from University of Kentucky and Asbury University, respectively.

“We are excited to find a person of this caliber and background for this new position. Nelson will be a strong asset to the team here at LSI Industries.” remarked Coleman.

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.