Intense Lighting Appoints Tom Elam as Vice President of Sales

Anaheim, CA July 2015 – Intense Lighting, LLC., a solutions-based manufacturer of LED specification grade luminaires, is pleased to announce the appointment of long term valued employee Tom Elam as Vice President of Sales effective immediately. As Vice President of Sales, Mr. Elam will be tasked with increasing Intense Lighting’s growth and the management of sales in the U.S. and global markets.

Leading Intense Lighting’s sales representative agencies and sales territory managers, Mr. Elam will continue to work closely with end users on all levels delivering unprecedented service.

Mr. Elam brings more than ten years of sales management experience, industry knowledge and a successful track record delivering sales strategy, business development and top-tier growth year after year for Intense Lighting.  For the past five years Tom Elam held the title of V.P. of Sales covering the Southeastern and Central U.S. regions at Intense Lighting.

“This is an exciting time for Intense, we have a clear vision of where the industry is heading and our position within it,” said Kenny Eidsvold, President of Intense Lighting. “Tom’s appointment is a commitment to our customer-focused approach, and we look forward to the growth that our company will most certainly achieve under his direction.”

“I am very proud of what we have done at Intense Lighting over the last ten plus years. It has been a team effort of all our staff, past and present, as well as our lighting agent partners,” said Tom Elam. “Associated now with the highly respected Leviton Manufacturing Company, I think the excitement is just beginning and the best is yet to come. I am excited to be a part of this new chapter in our history.”

About Intense Lighting

Intense Lighting is widely recognized as a solutions-based manufacturer of award-winning, sustainable lighting products. Acquired by Leviton in May 2015 as a standalone business unit, the company’s innovative and energy efficient luminaires offer a wide variety of specification grade lighting solutions for the commercial, hospitality, supermarket, retail and residential markets. Customers can select from several broad-based product lines of LED downlights, track lights, and recessed multiples. In addition to interior lighting, Intense Lighting offers a complete product line of outdoor luminaries including bollards, landscape, step lights, wall cylinders, wall sconces, inground luminaires and our popular V-Rail, an LED illuminated rail system. For more information, visit:

About Leviton

Leviton is the smart choice, providing the most comprehensive range of solutions to meet the needs of today’s residential, commercial and industrial buildings. Leveraging more than a century of experience, Leviton helps customers create sustainable, intelligent environments through its electrical wiring devices, network and data center connectivity solutions, and lighting energy management systems. From switches and receptacles, to daylight harvesting controls, networking systems, and equipment for charging electric vehicles, Leviton solutions help customers achieve savings in energy, time and cost, all while enhancing safety. For more information, visit,, or