Amanda Foust Joins Generation Brands

Skokie, Ill.-based Generation Brands – which includes the brands Ambiance Lighting Systems, Feiss, LBL Lighting, Monte Carlo Fans, Sea Gull Lighting, and Tech Lighting – has hired 10-year lighting industry veteran Amanda Foust as Director/National Accounts.

Foust’s responsibilities entail leading efforts in securing large corporate account specifications in the retail, restaurant, and hotel markets for the entire Generation Brands portfolio. 

“Amanda has a wealth of lighting knowledge,” says Matt Vollmer, Generation Brands’ President & CEO, to whom Foust will report. “We’re thrilled she’s on board to build a national accounts sales team and leverage the power of the Generation Brands portfolio.”

A LEED Green Associate, Foust previously was Director/New Business Development for Technical Consumer Products (TCP), where she managed an 11-person team. Before that, she worked at Venture Lighting International to market and manage the daily operations of its Lighting Institute. She  holds both a BA in Computer Systems and a BS in Public Relations from Kent State University. She will be based in Medina, Ohio.