BROOKLYN, NY – Sunshine Lighting Company is proud to announce the appointment of Gray Sessoms as Director of Sales, North America. In his new role, Sessoms will be responsible for managing the company’s sales team, including its nationwide network of independent manufacturers’ sales representatives, and for supporting the company’s specifications activities, distributor relationships, and C&I sales efforts.
A veteran trailblazer with over 30 years of executive-level sales management, specification, channel, and strategic planning experience in the lighting industry with such well-known companies as Sonneman, Troy Lighting, Elliptipar, and Philips/Lightolier, Sessoms’ strong multi-disciplinary background will be instrumental in driving Sunshine Lighting’s growth and expansion in the lighting market.
“We’re delighted to welcome Gray to our leadership team in this important role and view his appointment as another strategic step in the acceleration of Sunshine Lighting’s growth,” shared Tim Hill, President of MKS Advanced LED. “Gray’s extensive experience in the lighting industry overall as well as in such specialty niches as controls, IoT, and AV integration will be instrumental to driving Sunshine’s continued transformation as a leading supplier of innovative lighting technology to the professional lighting market’s broad array of users.”
For more than 40 years, Sunshine Lighting has been a key provider of stock-and-flow LED lamps and select white goods, including high bays, strips, wraps, retrofit downlights, and decorative residential lighting.
“Sunshine Lighting is at the forefront of innovation and sustainability and it’s an exciting time in the company’s evolution,” Sessoms confirmed of his new role. “I’m extremely proud to join the Sunshine Lighting team and am excited to help contribute to the company’s strategic direction, long-term growth, and industry leadership.”
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