Garden City, NY---To further upgrade service to the company’s distributors, President Shelley Wald has announced the addition of Maher A. Shaheen, Central Regional Sales Manager, to the WAC Lighting management team sharing oversight of National business development responsibilities with Ryan Berlin, Eastern Regional Sales Manager, and Tim Vislay, Western Regional Sales Manager. Dirk Wald, Vice President of Business Development, will continue to manage the Canadian sales territory, in addition to his other sales and marketing executive functions.

“Maher brings a wealth of business development experience to WAC,” states Mrs. Wald. “His enthusiasm and experience will have an immediate impact on our customers and sales force. Maher’s appointment enables our national management team to provide our customers with more attention and better service.”

With over 20 years of lighting industry experience, Mr. Shaheen will oversee WAC Lighting’s team of sales representatives throughout a territory that extends from the upper midwestern states down to the southeast and the Caribbean.

Prior to joining WAC Lighting, Mr. Shaheen worked for Lamps Plus as General Manager of Multiple Locations and Internet Commerce Sales Supervisor.

Mr. Shaheen graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.S. in Business Administration.

About WAC Lighting

WAC Lighting is a global manufacturer and designer of track, recessed, undercabinet, monorail and decorative lighting. WAC Lighting has developed a stellar reputation for upscale decorative and task lighting lines backed by an extraordinary level of service, an unprecedented shipping record, and a Five Year Product Warranty.

To reflect Green energy saving strategies, social progress and community involvement, WAC uses the brand standard “Responsible Lighting." Leading the sustainability charge, the firm has contributed to social progress with responsible manufacturing practices and energy saving technology. WAC employs stringent sourcing, water recycling, lead-free and zero-landfill capabilities in its wholly owned, Clean ISO 9001-certified manufacturing campus with in-house U.L. certified test labs. Sustainable CFL and LED lighting products have been added to the extensive line with the most energy efficient technology available.

?WAC offers a broad range of award-winning products: stunning art glass pendants; Low/Line Voltage Track Systems; Line and Low Voltage Recessed Downlights; Line/Low-Voltage Single and Two-Circuit Monorail Systems; the Award Winning InvisiLED®, LED tape systems for both indoor and outdoor applications; Wall Sconces; Mono and Multipoint fixtures; Counter Balance Adjustables; SMART Transformers; and other specialty lighting items.

?Nearly 90% of WAC Lighting products are fabricated, including components, at its state-of-the-art manufacturing campus in China.

?WAC Lighting is headquartered at 615 South Street, Garden City, New York 11530. The phone is 1.800.526.2588, and the fax is 1.800.526.2585. The email address is sales@waclighting.com and the website is www.waclighting.com <http://www.waclighting.com/USA/> ??

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