Halco Lighting Technologies, a leader in lamp and ballast product solutions, welcomes Scott Owens to the position of Midwest Regional Manager effective June 1, 2014. Owens has more than 13 years of industry experience in various sales roles.
“With the addition of Scott Owens as Midwest Regional Sales Manager, Halco has a strong team in the Midwest region,” said Kim Cook, President & COO. “Scott comes to us with extensive experience and knowledge of the industry from the manufacturer and rep agency sides of the business. We are confident that he will continue to grow business in the Midwest.”
Before joining Halco, Owens spent 12 years with Osram Sylvania as a Sales Account Manager and, most recently, an Executive Account Manager. His most recent experience was Lighting Sales Manager with Republic Companies. Owens has also worked in various sales roles with Frito-Lay, Inc., Nabisco, Coca-Cola and Hershey Chocolate.
Owens holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication degree from the University of Northern Iowa. Reporting to Vice President of Sales Ed Weaver, Owens is responsible for leading the sales and training of the independent agencies servicing distributors in the Midwest.
Orion Lighting Solutions looks forward to working with Scott in his new role at Halco!