ALBUQUERQUE, NM – NICOR, Inc. announces that John Castner has joined the company’s leadership team as Vice President of Industrial Sales.
Castner has a long standing history in the industrial lighting industry working for companies such as Solar Outdoor Lighting as the Business Development Manager, and CED as Profit Center Manager. More recently he has held the position of Vice President of Sales for Dialight, an LED lighting company that specializes in industrial lighting applications. His vast experience in the lighting industry will prove to be a boon for NICOR’s future growth.
Castner will report to NICOR’s Vice President of Sales, John Daly and be based out of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
“NICOR is growing faster every day, and John’s experience in the industrial lighting field will be invaluable to the company. He is well known and has a proven track record in the industry. As NICOR enters the hazardous location field, John’s knowledge will prove vital to our growth” says John Daly.
Castner will work closely with the sales team to develop strategies focused on growing NICOR’s hazardous location and industrial lighting line. He will also work closely with the regional sales managers to create sales initiatives that help grow NICOR’s presence in the hazardous location and industrial lighting market.
“NICOR’s recent move into the hazardous location market leaves a lot of potential for growth within the company” says Castner, Vice President of Industrial Sales for NICOR. “I’m excited to help the company build its market in this field and expand its reach within the industrial market as a whole. They have a long history with producing quality products, and I’m looking forward to helping the company grow.”
Castner has an EMBA from UC Urvine, and a Bachelor of Arts from Oxidental College.
For more information, visit: www.nicorlighting.com.