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.

Kristy Roe

Quotations Manager

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 3 boys

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

Joe Russo

Territory 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

Max Reiner

Territory Sales Manager

Hometown:Northwest Burbs, IL

How did you get into lighting? I am a 2nd generation lighting enthusiast. Was brought into the industry by my Dad to a manufacturers rep warehouse when I was 18.

Describe yourself in three words:Accountable, Dependable, and Realistic

I enjoy spending my time...with my family and friends as well as playing my own original tunes.

If I won the lottery, I would...open a family style restaurant.

Diane Teeters

MultiFamily Sales 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.

Dana Macellaro

Customer Service

Hometown: Levittown, PA

How did you get into lighting? I was contacted by Rob after applying online. I was then interviewed with Kristin and Kristy over Zoom.

Describe yourself in three words: Imaginative, Honest, Determined

I enjoy spending my time... Writing, Reading, and Running.

If I won the lottery, I would... Move to the highlands of Scotland and write to my hearts content.

Chrissy Schiavello

Customer Service

Hometown: Northeast Philly, PA

How did you get into lighting? Now and then…I have a BRIGHT idea.

Describe yourself in three words:Optimistic, Creative, Compassionate

I enjoy spending my time... with my loved ones, reading, traveling, camping, sports, movies, and concerts.

If I won the lottery, I would... enjoy sharing it with my family, donate to homeless shelters, and travel the world.

Jared Hahn

Customer Service

Hometown:Southampton, PA

How did you get into lighting? Applying for the job seemed like a BRIGHT idea

Describe yourself in three words:Nerdy, silly, shy

I enjoy spending my time...reading books, watching movies, and sleeping

If I won the lottery, I would...Step 1. Pay Student Loans. Step 2. Buy Mansion in San Diego.

Keyiara Bosley

Accounting Manager

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.

Isiah Green

Accounting

Hometown: St. Clairsville, OH

How did you get into lighting? I am afraid of the dark.

Describe yourself in three words:Chill, Sarcastic, and Straightforward.

I enjoy spending my time...Watching movies and giving my friends the work in video games.

If I won the lottery, I would...Take a flight to Las Vegas and put it all on Black at the roulette table. Go big or go home.