Tom Shaffer promoted to director of Sales at AmerillumBrands
By Alyssa Dalton
November 24, 2011 – Tom Shaffer, who joined the Alumen8 division of Amerillum Corporation as sales manager, has been promoted to director of Sales for parent company AmerillumBrands, and its three manufacturing divisions: a•light, Alumen8A and Alumen8E.
In his new position, Shaffer is responsible for national sales planning, forecasting and sales-force management for the three manufacturers. He is in charge of all company independent professional lighting sales representatives nationwide, helping develop specifications for highly energy-conserving, high-performance LED and fluorescent luminaires in commercial, institutional and industrial lighting specifications, indoors and out, explained Ron Lancial, president of AmerillumBrands, who made the announcement.
Over the course of a nearly 20-year career to date, Shaffer has previously served with BJB Electric L.P. as its president and managing director of North America, the General Electric OEM commercial lamp manufacturing division, EYE Lighting International and Lam Lighting.