OAKLAND, N.J., Dec. 13, 2016 /CNW/ -- Amerlux CEO/President Chuck Campagna has announced the appointment of Eric Craig to the newly created position, Linear Systems Product Manager. Mr. Craig will report directly to JR Krauza, VP of Product Management, and will be responsible for overseeing the development, service and continued success of the firm's linear lighting systems.
"As our linear systems have grown substantially in the past few years, the timing is perfect to appoint Eric to spearhead this rapidly expanding segment of our product line," explains Mr. Campagna. "Eric brings significant industry experience as both a product manager and designer and he is well-equipped to build on this program."
In his new position, Mr. Craig will manage the firm's array of linear lighting systems which include Linea, Grüv, Producer, Fino, Stellina and Quintetta. He will help develop new business, provide sales support and service major projects. Recently, he has been involved in revitalizing the linear specification sheets and the exciting new configurator quotes program.
His previous experience includes serving in several key positions: Product Manager for Simkar Corporation; Product Manager for Lithonia Lighting Corporation, a division of Acuity Brands; New Product/Market Development Manager for the Columbia Lighting division of Hubbell Lighting; and Senior Product Designer for Lightolier, a division of Genlyte.
Mr. Craig holds an M.A. in Industrial Design from Pratt Institute and a B.A. Degree from Georgetown University.
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Lighting is a visual force that surrounds us all, affecting every moment and aspect of our lives. Amerlux understands the lumen/human connection and provides products that deliver innovative creative solutions. Great lighting is so much more than harnessing watts and lumens. Done right, it guides our entire life experience.
Amerlux speaks the language of light for design and construction professionals around the world by manufacturing a broad array of optically superior, energy efficient lighting solutions for the retail, supermarket, hospitality, commercial and exterior lighting markets. Amerlux products and services include track lighting, recessed downlighting and multiples, pendants, linear systems, and custom lighting solutions, as well as support for energy reduction plans that can be used as a guide to state, city and local utility rebate programs for maximum energy savings and utility incentives. Domestic and international clients receive the support of Amerlux's highly trained specification sales force, as well as expert service from initial design to on-time delivery made possible by strategically located manufacturing, warehousing and shipping locations.