Leviton has announced the creation of a new lighting business unit to realign its recent acquisitions of JCC, Contech Lighting, and Intense Lighting, under one executive leadership team. John Ranshaw, former president of Contech Lighting, will serve as vice president and general manager of the new business unit.
"As a company, Leviton’s deep bench of lighting knowledge and expertise is now organized to operate efficiently, innovate quickly and maintain its industry leadership position,” said Ranshaw in a prepared statement. “We look forward to developing even more comprehensive and exciting lighting solutions for commercial, hospitality, supermarket, retail, and residential customers in the future.”
Customers should contact their national account sales representative with specific questions related to how the new organization relates to their account. Daryoush Larizadeh, president and chief operating officer for Leviton said in a press statement. “We look forward to the opportunities Leviton and our customers will receive as a result of our combined lighting and lighting control expertise. Bringing these entities together under one business unit, leadership and brand will strengthen our offering better positioning Leviton to lead the industry and exceed customer needs.” For more information go to www.leviton.com/lighting.