Jaret Goforth has been appointed regional sales manager for the North Central U.S. for LSI’s Commercial & Industrial segment. He will be responsible for managing and developing key accounts with LSI agencies in the states of Colorado, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Wyoming. Goforth comes to LSI with a strong background in the C&I lighting industry and has held prominent positions within Wesco, Philips and GE.
Tyson Swank has joined LSI’s Commercial & Industrial Sales Team as regional sales manager for the Midwest. He will be responsible for managing and developing key accounts with LSI Midwest agencies in the states of Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Swank built his strong background in the C&I lighting through prior experience in notable positions within Eaton-Cooper and GE. His proven ability to establish long-term relationships and interact with agents and clients will make him a great asset to LSI.
Chris Czech has become LSI Lighting Solutions newest regional sales manager for the Niche/Petroleum segment. He will be responsible for managing and developing key accounts with LSI West Coast agents Boston McDermott and Rocky Mountain Rep Agency. Czech’s strong background is in the petroleum industry where he has worked with PEI distributors and sold LSI product in past positions. His pre-existing familiarity with LSI product lines and natural ability to further business relationships make him a valued addition to the team.
Randy Kimmel joins LSI as the national director of renovation sales for the C&I segment. He has more than 30 years in the lighting industry, 20 of which were in agency and corporate sales for Acuity, director of government and senior energy specialist at Relume and most recently vice president of Agency and Energy Sales for Revolution Lighting Technologies. Kimmel has an excellent track record for driving and supporting customer requirements. His valuable skill set will materially support the growth of LSI’s renovation channel.
Goforth, Swank, and Kimmel report to Pat Gee, vice president of C&I Sales. Czech reports to Jordan Spychala, vice president of Niche/Petroleum Sales.