Hughey & Phillips hires new director of sales – airfield lighting

Hughey & Phillips has named Jerry Ehlers for its Director of Sales — Airfield Lighting, where he will develop and support specialized products for large accounts, the company said.

Ehlers has approximately 15 years of experience in the aviation lighting arena, and played an integral role in implementing large-scale projects in conjunction with airports and consulting engineers, including the design and deployment of an innovative lighting process at Chicago´s O´Hare Airport.

Ehlers holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, where he majored in electrical engineering.

Hughey & Phillips is in the design and manufacturing of obstruction lighting technology, with emerging products and lighting solutions in the Heliport and Airfield markets. The company engineers and designs a complete line of low, medium and high intensity lighting technology solutions comprised of power and lighting systems designed and manufactured by Hughey & Phillips in the USA. The company has a full engineering staff providing support and design in optical, electrical, and mechanical disciplines.