Long-time lighting industry veteran Jimmy Norris – who most recently served as Director/Sales & Marketing for Élan Lighting (a Kichler company) – has been named VP/Business Development for Houston-based Visual Comfort, which offers lighting from some of the interior design industry’s most renowned designers such as Alexa Hampton, E.F. Chapman, Aerin, Barbara Barry, Clodagh, among others as well as collaborations with such recognizable brands as Ralph Lauren, Kate Spade, and Niermann Weeks.

“I’m very excited for [this] huge challenge with such a great company,” Norris said. He will be based in Houston.