Monday, August 1, 2016

Ilex Lighting Welcomes New Western Regional Manager: Andy Schaidler

Andy Schaidler Joins Team in Western Regional Sales Manager Role

ILEX Architectural Lighting has enhanced its national sales team with the addition of Andy Schaidler
as their Western Regional Sales Manager. Mr. Schaidler’s role will encompass the management of sales and business development initiatives pertaining to all three divisions of the lighting brand: ILEX, Davis-Muller, and Custom Metalcraft for the western half of the US and Canada.

ILEX President Alan Indursky commented: “Andy’s impressive track record for brokering critical relationships within the contract and hospitality market is of particular value to the growing ILEX brand. We look forward to incorporating his vast expertise into our brand strategy as we continue to grow.” 

Mr. Schaidler added: "I couldn't be more excited to be involved again with a terrific manufacturer that incorporates both domestic and overseas craftsmanship together to offer an amazing legacy of custom and standard lighting fixtures"

Schaidler’s 15+ years of experience in the architecture and design industry combined with 20+ years in decorative and architectural lighting spans both the national and international segment, with a focus on the management of independent sales representatives from Hawaii to the Caribbean. He has also been widely involved with NEWH The Hospitality Network, serving on the International Sustainable Hospitality Committee and on the NEWH International Board as Director of Trade Shows, Leadership Conferences, Public Relations, and Membership Expansion. Andy is an Associate Member of the IESNA and chapter sponsor of ASID, and is studying for his LEED GA certification. 

About ILEX (
ILEX Architectural Lighting is an American lighting manufacturer based in Taunton, MA that creates architectural lighting solutions for hotels, resorts, restaurants, lounges, lobbies, ballrooms, meeting rooms, office buildings, higher education, retailers, and upscale homes. Founded in 2000, as a subsidiary of the 65-year-old lighting brand Norwell, ILEX is committed to nurturing and continuing American design and production. They employ an experienced staff of artisans and craftsmen with decades of expertise in the lighting industry dedicated to painstakingly create each product with quality and care.

ILEX and it's subsidiary brands Davis-Muller Lighting and CustomMetalcraft Lighting offer a sophisticated collection of standard and built-to-order pendants, sconces, flush mounts, portables, and large scale ceiling fixtures and chandeliers. In addition to their existing fixtures, ILEX and Davis-Muller and CustomMetalcraft specialize in custom design and manufacturing for architects, design professionals and lighting specifiers of unique custom lighting fixtures to suit a variety of installations. ILEX offers you unparalleled quality, reliability, service, and timeless designs.