Cypress, CA (PRWEB) May 17, 2013
USHIO America, a leader in the specialty and general lighting marketplaces, announced that Peter Weller has joined the company as Director of Sales for USHIO’s Solid State Lighting Solutions Group (SSLS).
Peter brings to USHIO more than 25 years of professional lighting experience, holding executive positions at several lighting and fixture manufacturers, including Osram Sylvania, H E Williams, Inc., Venture Lighting and TCP Lighting. He has also held leadership positions at Luminus Devices, Lumenergi, Inc., LEDnovation and ETi SSL, and holds patents in HID lamp and LED fixture design.
“Peter is widely recognized as a leader in the lighting industry,” according to Keith Sangiacomo, General Manager of USHIO America’s SSLS Group. “His extensive technical sales and management experience in solid state lighting products and fixtures will be a great asset to our company going forward and we’re excited to have him as part of the USHIO family.
About USHIO America, Inc.
USHIO America, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and distributor of lighting products and associated services and control gear in North and South America. Established in 1967 as a subsidiary of USHIO Inc, in Tokyo, Japan, USHIO now carries over 3,500 General Lighting and Specialty products. These Lighting-Edge Technologies™ are provided to a variety of industries such as general illumination, audio-visual, photographic, stage, studio and television, semiconductor, printed circuit, video projection, cinema, UV curing, germicidal, horticulture, graphic arts, flashlight, scientific, medical, dental, ophthalmic, infra-red heating, and many others. For further information, visit http://www.USHIO.com.