Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
(January 16, 2013)

Lighting Industry Veteran Denis Lavoie Joins LED Roadway Lighting Ltd.

LED Roadway Lighting Ltd. (LRL) President and CEO, Charles Cartmill, is pleased to announce the appointment of Denis Lavoie as Director of Business Development – Canada, Mexico, and Central America.

Mr. Lavoie joins LRL with more than 22 years of experience in the sales and marketing of lighting products in Canada and international markets as Vice President, Sales & Marketing and in 2011 he advanced to Commercial General Manager, Philips Lumec and Philips Roadway Lighting.

Mr. Lavoie graduated from l’École Polytechnique de Montréal as an Industrial Engineer in 1990. He has been an active member of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) since 1991, and has chaired numerous committees at the local, regional and national levels. He also received two Presidential Awards for his work on the TM-15 (Luminaire Classification System for Outdoor Luminaires) and the MLO (Model Lighting Ordinance). After eight years on the Board, he also served as President of IESNA for the 2011–2012 term.

Company President and CEO Charles Cartmill commented, “Denis is a highly accomplished and respected individual in the lighting community, and his knowledge of the industry and clients will be a great asset to LRL. We are delighted that he has joined our rapidly growing company, and look forward to benefiting from his years of experience.”

LED Roadway Lighting Ltd. is a Canadian-owned and operated clean technology company that designs and manufactures energy efficient LED streetlights and adaptive control solutions. Our goal is to create positive environmental change through the development of future-proof products and sustainable technology solutions. Our LED luminaires are designed to provide on-going maintenance savings, long-term energy savings, and a short return on investment for our customers. Our environmentally friendly luminaires improve safety and lighting quality while reducing energy consumption, light pollution, and carbon emissions. On average, our LED luminaires provide 60% energy savings versus conventional technology. Our smart street lighting products are installed worldwide in more than 60 countries.