LSI Industries, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Nelson Wesley as Vice President Strategic Initiatives. Nelson will overseeinitiatives focused on improving sales, driving operational efficiency and ultimately improving financial performance of the company. As a senior level leader, he will report to the CMO, Scott Coleman.
“What I found compelling about LSI is its rich history in the industry and the team’s dedication to growth through new product development and focusing on the customer.” said Wesley. “It’s an exciting opportunity to add value!”
Wesley joins LSI Industries with over 20 years of marketing, sales and product management experience. He started his career at Ingersoll Rand and most recently, he served as Vice President of Sales, Marketing, & Aftermarket, involving direct management of sales, marketing, aftermarketand bid teams at Ellis & Watts in Batavia, OH. Wesleyholds two bachelor degrees, a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and a Bachelor of Arts in Physical Science, from University of Kentucky and Asbury University, respectively.
“We are excited to find a person of this caliber and background for this new position. Nelson will be a strong asset to the team here at LSI Industries.” remarked Coleman.
About the Company
LSI Industries Inc. is a U.S.-based designer, manufacturer and marketer of lighting, graphics and technology solutions for both indoor and outdoor applications. The Company is a leader in the primary markets it serves including petroleum, automotive, quick serve restaurants, grocery, banking, retail, renovation, parking and warehousing. Products are marketed throughout North America by a network of independent sales representatives and distributors, as well as through national accounts.LSI partners with its customers to provide a full range of design support, engineering, installation and project management services.Headquartered in Blue Ash, Ohio, LSI currently employs over 1,200 employees and operates eight facilities throughout the U.S. The Company’s common shares are traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol LYTS. Additional information can be found on the Investor Relations page at www.lsi-industries.com.