CINCINNATI, Ohio – LSI Industries Inc. has announced that Richard Abernethy has been named as Senior Director, Product Management, Outdoor Products and Controls.
In his new role, Abernethy will work closely with LSI Industries’ engineering, sales, operations, and marketing teams to develop innovative new products, as well as manage LSI Industries’ expansive portfolio of outdoor lighting and control products.
Abernethy has more than 35 years of experience in the lighting industry. Prior to joining LSI Industries, Abernethy was VP of Commercial Outdoor Lighting at Hubbell Lighting. Prior to that, he worked at Dialight and Acuity Brands in a variety of product management, sales, and marketing roles. In his career, he has managed multiple product lines, including outdoor lighting, emergency lighting, industrial lighting, and controls.
“Richard Abernethy is a high-caliber professional with a long professional history of lighting program innovations. His talent for product development and his broad knowledge of the lighting and controls industry will be broadly welcomed by LSI’s customers,” said Scott Coleman, LSI Industries’ Chief Marketing Officer. “We’re delighted to welcome Richard to the LSI team.”Tagged with LSI Industries, people