John is joining us as Vice President and General Manager for our Austin, TX office.
John brings 25 years of commercial, industrial and residential lighting experience to the Austin marketplace. John has held leadership roles in product management, marketing and sales for various manufacturers including Acuity Lighting, Cooper Lighting, and Cree Lighting. Over the years, John has authored press releases and articles for ED+C (Environmental Design + Construction) and other industry publications.
Since introducing the industry’s first viable LED solution for general illumination, John has devoted the last nine years of his professional career to accelerating mass adoption of solid state lighting.
John graduated from University of Tennessee, with honors and obtained a B.S. in Business Administration. John enjoys Formula One and NASCAR events and plays golf for recreation.
Vice President & GM – San Antonio
Andrew represents 25 plus years of in depth knowledge in the Lighting and Controls industry. Andrew’s early career was spent in the electrical contracting business. This blend of knowledge provides an unparalleled level of expertise for our customer base. From lighting to controls and conception through installation Andrew provides our customer base with the service necessary for a successful project. His enthusiasm for lighting continues to drive him as technologies in lighting and controls constantly evolve.
In addition, Andrew brings 10 years of management experience as an agency principal. Andrew is responsible for all Hossley Lighting operations from Austin to Brownsville Texas. He prides himself in leading by example and having a can do attitude. Andrew is also closely involved in professional organizations like AIA, IES, IALD, NSPE to name a few.