Irvine, Calif. (PRWEB) October 22, 2008
Lighthouse Technologies Limited, a leading LED technology provider, today announced that Randy Green has been appointed Western regional sales and rental manager. Green will lead Lighthouse's business efforts in the Western United States, and report to Ed Whitaker, senior sales manager for North America.
Green joins Lighthouse's existing U.S. leadership team, consisting of Ed Whitaker, Gail Robertson, Joe Lapchick and Diane Butler. His addition to the team diversifies Lighthouse's expertise in diverse markets and will help solidify the company as the leading provider of high-performance, cost-effective, durable and flexible LED display solutions in the U.S.
"Randy Green brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the video display industry that will help accelerate Lighthouse's mindshare and market share in U.S.," said Ed Whitaker, senior sales manager, Lighthouse Technologies. "His addition further illustrates our commitment to the U.S. market and will help us continue to exceed customer expectations."
Green is a large screen video display expert, with more than 22 years experience in the entertainment, television, sports and event promotion industries. He has extensive international experience in sales, marketing, product development, project management, technical operations and customer service. Prior to joining Lighthouse, Green held senior positions with Sony Corporation of America and Toshiba.
"Lighthouse's LED display products routinely exceed expectations in performance, durability, flexibility and cost," said Randy Green, Western regional sales and rental manager, Lighthouse Technologies. "I am excited to be part of such a winning combination and look forward to making an impact on the company's success here in the U.S."
Additional U.S. leadership team members include:
- Ed Whitaker, senior sales manager for North America. Whitaker, who has more than 25 years experience in the electronic signage industry, previously led the development of Lighthouse Technologies' system integrator program. He is responsible for overseeing the U.S. leadership team and all North American sales.
- Gail Robertson, manager of professional sports. He has managed sporting venues sales for more than 20 years, and was previously the market manager, Major League Sports, Daktronics Inc. Robertson has also been a member of the Stadium Managers Association since 1990, where he served as a board member from 1997 to 2003.
- Joe Lapchick, Eastern regional sales and rental manager. Since joining Lighthouse Technologies in 2004, Lapchick has secured partnerships with more than a dozen rental companies, which have resulted in installations at the Virgin Festival, Bruce Springsteen's most recent tour and productions of Jersey Boys.
- Diane Butler, sales representative. Butler joined the team in May 2008, and has more than a decade of LED industry experience. She will be charged with corporate and retail sales for the U.S. Prior to joining Lighthouse, Butler developed content and programming with Scala, a digital signage software, for LED board companies.
Lighthouse Technologies' LED display solutions, which include indoor and outdoor display products and onsite services and support, cater to a wide variety of vertical applications -- including indoor and outdoor advertising, and public installations in sports stadiums, casinos, airports, shopping malls and retail stores. The company's products meet the highest standards, while delivering high video processing power and true color reproduction.
Lighthouse Technologies Limited is a leading LED technology developer, manufacturer and global supplier of state-of-the-art LED modular video panels, which can be assembled into large scale video screens for indoor and outdoor use. It also produces a range of creative video solutions that have a multitude of applications.
Specializing in the research and manufacture of LED products, Lighthouse has its own intellectual properties with a remarkable number of active patents worldwide and is committed to remaining the premier creator of intellectual property values.
The company's LED components, panels and complete video systems undergo stringent quality control with power-on, burn-in processes at ISO9001 and ISO14001-certified manufacturing plants.
From the company's inception, Lighthouse products have won numerous international awards, from the prestigious Consumer Product Design Award and the HKITCC Certificate of Merit in Technological Achievement in the 1999 Hong Kong Awards for Industry, to Buzz of the Show award at InfoComm 2004 in Atlanta and 2005 IBC Exhibition Design Award. Most recently, Lighthouse was selected as a Top 100 Global Award Winner by Red Herring Magazine.
Lighthouse operates on a global basis, but knows the importance of understanding its local markets. It has sales offices and technical support teams in the United States, South America, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, the Greater China and Asia Pacific.
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