VERSALED LIGHTING STAFF

Rob Karen

President

Hometown: Cherry Hill, NJ- but ALWAYS Philly!

How did you get into lighting? I fell & I couldn't get up

Describe yourself in three words: Loyal, Sarcastic, Introverted

I enjoy spending my time... Playing tennis

If I won the lottery, I would... Buy a big boat. Buy a condo on the water in Florida. Schedule trips to Wimbledon, Australian & French Opens. Sleep late & go into the office at 10:00. Seriously.

Kristin Burns-Rafferty

Business Operations Manager

Hometown: Levittown, PA

How did you get into lighting? I had an interview with Rob and when he creepily met with me in a trench coat in a dark alley pizza place, I knew this was the job for me

Describe yourself in three words: Compassionate, Fun, Loyal.

I enjoy spending my time... With my family, friends, and my cats. You can also spot me in Disneyworld a few times a year.

If I won the lottery, I would... I would start a homeless facility in Philly which would provide the necessary tools to help rehab and reintegrate people back into society and set them up for success.

Joe Russo

Account Sales Manager

Hometown: Philly Dilly

How did you get into lighting? As sales manager at an electrical distributor, while seeking large quantity, commodity issue product to proliferate to customers.

Describe yourself in three words: Eternally Optimistic Guy

I enjoy spending my time... With the Family

If I won the lottery, I would... Buy a Farm

Perry Karen

Account Sales Manager

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

How did you get into lighting? Accidentally

Describe yourself in three words: "Average at best"

I enjoy spending my time... with family, friends and a solid beer or scotch.

If I won the lottery, I would... never be heard from again.

Diane Teeters

VersaLED Brand Manager

Hometown: Hollywood CA – now Riverside CA

How did you get into lighting? Was National Sales Manager for manufacturer of Wine Cellars and Wine Accessories Co. and the commute was killing me – A previous lighting manufacturer found me, and the rest is history.

Describe yourself in three words: Gracious, Independent, Motivating

I enjoy spending my time...by the water, riding on the back of a Harley, playing games

If I won the lottery, I would... not be answering this question! Travel in a motor home with a Harley on the back and bicycles.

Kristy Roe

Order Entry

Hometown: Chicago, IL

How did you get into lighting? Sounded interesting

Describe yourself in three words: Reliable, Motivated, Friendly

I enjoy spending my time... With my husband and 3 boys

If I won the lottery, I would... Take a bucket list vacation. Then return to EELP, the best place to work!!

Tonya Sankus

Post Sales / Customer Service

Hometown: Philly

How did you get into lighting? I worked with Rob 23 years ago. I wanted to change careers and get back into the lighting business. I really enjoy working for EELP

Describe yourself in three words: Dependable, Outgoing, Kind

I enjoy spending my time... with Family and friends and having fun

If I won the lottery, I would... I would open up a shelter for homeless animals and try to help get them adopted

Ronald-Neal Nolan

Returns

Hometown: Haddonfield, NJ

How did you get into lighting? Well, my admiration for Thomas Edison lead me down this path of enlightenment.

Describe yourself in three words: Gregarious, Kind, Pragmatic

I enjoy spending my time... Enjoying life.

If I won the lottery, I would... Eat my way through France, and try to help with world hunger.

Keyiara Bosley

Accounting

Hometown: Columbus, OH

How did you get into lighting? It kind of just happened.

Describe yourself in three words: Sweet, Caring, Hardworking

I enjoy spending my time... with family and friends. Being around my loved ones always make my day. Life is too short.

If I won the lottery, I would... Pay everything off of course! Then I would travel the world. Give some to my family and give back to the community.