KEITH GILLUM NAMED DIRECTOR OF SALES, WEST REGION, PHILIPS SSL
Burlington, MA -- February 21, 2008 -- Philips Solid-State Lighting Solutions
, the new entity formed by Philips'
acquisition of Color Kinetics
, announces the promotion of Keith Gillum
to Director of Sales, West Region.In this role he will oversee the direct sales team and network of manufacturer's representatives, dealers and distributors in the western region of North America. Keith previously served as Director of Entertainment Sales, during which time he managed the company's sales programs for entertainment dealer and rental companies - increasing its reach in key markets such as television, video, theatrical design and themed environments.Keith joined Color Kinetics in 2004 and has worked on many high-profile projects during his tenure, including the Hollywood Bowl, the set of Deal or No Deal, the LAX Gateway at Los Angeles International Airport, and Super Bowls XLI and XLII.His prior industry experience includes senior sales roles at Osram, LEE Colortran, Strand Lighting, and Hollywood Rental, among others.He was also a Co-Founder and Principal of KATIE Group, Inc. in Los Angeles.