New Head of Academy and Policy at Lighting Industry Association

Bob Bohannon has became a member of the management group of the Lighting Market Association (LIA) in the function of Mind of Academy and Plan. It is a key part for the LIA and can provide leadership and technique in the Academy, along with enabling a forward-searching handover, of Peter Hunt’s function in his function as Chief Plan Officer.

Bohannon shall oversee and coordinate those supporting plan within the LIA, head up most of the key human relationships, create wider and effective cross-industry hyperlinks and use the newly created Federal government Affairs committee closely, chaired by Dave Ribbons.

Passionate about great lighting, sustainability, knowledge competence and sharing, this shift brings Bohannon career full circle, as his 35 yrs in the market started like so numerous others with a LIA Certificate Training course.

He brings an abundance encounter to the LIA, the recent past President of the Modern society of Lighting and Lighting, he had twenty years in manufacturing focusing on major projects such as for example St Pancras Heathrow and Station T5, before time for lighting sustainability and design; getting the recipient of prestigious sector awards for both.

Matt Sturgess (The LIA’s CEO) commented: “I’m excited to possess Bob sign up for us, strengthening our administration team, spearheading increasing the Academy and representing our people in key authorities and industry forums”.

Terry Dean (President of the LIA) added: “Getting Bob come on panel, takes us a large step of progress on our trip to build up the LIA and assistance our member’s companies.”