LSI Industries Introduces Four New Leadership Additions

LSI enthusiastically introduces four new additions to its ever-expanding team of seasoned Lighting Solutions Sales professionals.

Jaret Goforth ( has been appointed Regional Sales Manager for the North Central United States for LSI's Commercial Industrial segment. He will be responsible for managing and developing key accounts with LSI agencies in the states of CO, IA, IL, KS, MN, MO, ND, NE, SD, WI and WY. Jaret comes to LSI with a strong background in the CI lighting industry and has held prominent positions within Wesco, Philips and GE.

Tyson Swank ( has joined LSI's Commercial & Industrial Sales Team as Regional Sales Manager for the Midwest. He will be responsible for managing and developing key accounts with LSI Midwest agencies in the states of IN, KY, MI, OH, PA and WV. Tyson built his strong background in the C&I lighting through prior experience in notable positions within Eaton-Cooper and GE. His proven ability to establish long-term relationships and interact with agents and clients will make him a great asset to LSI.

Chris Czech ( has become LSI Lighting Solutions newest Regional Sales Manager for the Niche/Petroleum segment. He will be responsible for managing and developing key accounts with LSI West Coast agents Boston McDermott and Rocky Mountain Rep Agency. Chris' strong background is in the petroleum industry where he has worked with PEI distributors and sold LSI product in past positions. His pre-existing familiarity with LSI product lines and natural ability to further business relationships make him a valued addition to the team.

Randy Kimmel ( joins LSI as the National Director of Renovation Sales for the C&I segment. He has over 30 years in the lighting industry, 20 of which were in agency and corporate sales for Acuity, Director of Government and Sr. Energy Specialist at Relume and most recently VP of Agency and Energy Sales for Revolution Lighting Technologies. Randy has an excellent track record for both driving and supporting customer requirements. His valuable skill set will materially support the growth of LSI's renovation channel.

Jaret, Tyson, and Randy report to Pat Gee, VP of C&I Sales. Chris Czech reports to Jordan Spychala, VP of Niche/Petroleum Sales. Please extend a warm welcome to this top talent that makes up part of "the new LSI."


LSI Industries Inc. is a leading provider of IMAGE-enhancing interior & exterior LED lighting fixtures, lighting controls and graphic solutions that leverage its advanced technology, design and manufacturing capabilities. LSI primarily serves the needs of commercial/industrial, petroleum/convenience store, multi-site retail (auto dealerships, restaurants and national retail accounts), sports and entertainment market segments. LSI trades on the NASDAQ exchange with ticker symbol LYTS.

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