MELVILLE, N.Y., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Leviton today announced the appointment of Nick Blodis as Regional Sales Manager for the Upper Midwest market area of Leviton's Security & Automation business unit. In his position, Blodis will lead Leviton's efforts in growing revenue, formalizing and enlarging Leviton's dealer and installer network and ensuring Leviton becomes a more important supplier to the distributors in the Upper Midwest market geographies.
Blodis comes to Leviton with a diverse background and history of success in sales and business development with a focus on the security space, builder sales and the integrator dimensions of the business. Over the past two decades, he has held high-level sales, business development and operations management positions at Guardian Protection Services in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
"Leviton is always looking to expand our sales teams with experienced, successful individuals, so we are pleased that Nick is joining us with his extensive and diverse experience in the industry," said William Marshall, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Leviton. "We are confident that his experience and success from previous sales management and business development positions will help Leviton exceed our goals for this exciting new aspect of our business in the Upper Midwest market areas."
Blodis is a long time industry professional and CEDIA Certified Professional Designer. He resides in Moon Township, Pennsylvania, with his family. He will report to James Barton, Director of Security & Automation Sales at Leviton.
About Leviton Security & Automation
Leviton Security & Automation (formerly HAI by Leviton) creates integrated automation and security solutions for commercial and residential applications. As a leader in automation and building management, Leviton Security & Automation offers a complete line of award-winning automation products, connecting all devices – from programmable communicating thermostats, smart light switches, and distributed audio systems to video surveillance equipment and access control products. This is done through touchscreen interfaces and software that allows access and control of an automation system over the Internet, tablets, or smart phones.
Learn more at www.leviton.com/automation or http://www.twitter.com/LevitonSA.
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 www.leviton.com, http://www.facebook.com/leviton, http://twitter.com/leviton or http://www.youtube.com/Levitonmfg.