Chicago -- John Camp of Schréder Lighting USA has announced the appointment of Eric Hardesty to Sales Engineer. Schréder Lighting USA, the newest of the 40-member Schréder Group G.I.E. located in 36 countries on four continents, is marketing the Schréder brand in the fields of Outdoor Lighting, Public Lighting, Floodlighting, Tunnel/Transit Lighting, Industrial and Urban Lighting throughout the U.S.
In his new position, Mr. Hardesty will be responsible for coordinating engineering products for special and custom applications and performance. In addition, he will be responsible for technical sales presentations, photometric calculations and maintaining a photometric database for the range of Schréder Lighting products. He will report directly to Mr. Camp.
Prior to joining Schréder Lighting USA, Mr. Hardesty served as National Accounts Sales Engineer and Application Engineer for Ruud Lighting. He also was Sales Associate and Assistant Showroom Manager for Portland, Oregon-based Globe Lighting and Colorado=2 0Springs-based Home Lighting.
Mr. Hardesty attended Colorado College in Colorado Springs.