Melville, New York, June 9, 2010 - Leviton is pleased to announce the appointment of Lucy Guilherme, CPA, to the position of Corporate Controller for all Leviton operations. In her new position, Guilherme oversees the company's accounting operations, including managing P&L responsibilities for all business units, subsidiaries, international operations and management reporting.
Guilherme joins Leviton with an extensive background in public accounting, auditing and financial management, along with experience as an auditing instructor and staff recruiter. Prior to joining Leviton, Guilherme worked as a manager for PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP, where she performed a wide range of financial management tasks and was the lead manager responsible for a portfolio of 15 clients, including domestic and international organizations.
Guilherme holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from C.W. Post, and is a member of The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and The New York State Society of CPAs.
Leviton is a global leader in electrical wiring devices, data center connectivity solutions and lighting energy management systems. A member of the USGBC (United States Green Building Council), Leviton was founded at the turn of the 20th century, and has grown to become a preeminent leader in the industry. Today Leviton's product portfolio consists of over 25,000 devices and systems used in homes, businesses and industry. Nine out of ten buildings and homes throughout North America use products made by Leviton and builders, electrical contractors and other industry professionals rank Leviton products #1 in brand preference. Leviton energy-smart devices are the smart choice for smart professionals.