Gurnee, IL (PRWEB) July 09, 2013
Kenall Manufacturing, a leader in the commercial lighting industry, today announced the appointment of Michael Maltezos as transportation sales manager. With over 25 years of experience in the lighting industry, specifically within the transportation segment, Maltezos will be responsible for Kenall transportation projects throughout the U.S. and Canada.
“With our expertise in addressing the challenges of lighting transportation applications, the addition of Maltezos is pivotal to fully serving this highly specialized industry, and furthers our already significant commitment to firmly establishing Kenall as the market leader in this segment,” says Jim Hawkins, owner of Kenall Manufacturing. “We are thrilled to have him as part of our sales team.”
Most recently, Michael was the Tunnel and Transit Specialist for Schreder Lighting. Prior to Schreder, he was the president of Maltezos & Associates, specializing in lighting design and transportation consulting services. He also served as senior associate for CTE Engineers, Inc. and project engineer for McDonough Associates, Inc.
Maltezos is highly regarded within the lighting industry as an outdoor lighting subject matter expert and an accomplished speaker, and can be seen in numerous panels and forums that include topics such as lighting standards, case studies, asset / energy management, and lighting market changes. He serves on several IESNA committees where he has been named the distinguished recipient of seven International Illumination Design Awards.
About Kenall Manufacturing
Celebrating 50 years of lighting innovation, Kenall Lighting, located in Gurnee, IL, produces and supports high quality and durable lighting solutions for the most demanding environments. Since its inception in 1963, Kenall has been known for superior quality, exceptional value, and durable solutions, and it is proud to provide sealed lighting for containment or clean spaces, security lighting for detention facilities, and specialized healthcare and transportation applications. Kenall products are designed and manufactured in the USA and meet the guidelines established under the Buy American Act and the North American Free Trade Agreement. For additional information, visit http://www.kenall.com.