MILFORD, Conn. (PRWEB)
December 07, 2017
Q-Tran, Inc. a Connecticut based lighting Manufacturer, today announced the promotion of Gean Tremaine to President effective immediately. Tremaine, who currently serves as Q-Tran’s Chief Operating Officer (COO), has two decades of industry experience and is widely respected within the lighting industry.
“Gean is a dynamic leader in our business, and I am happy to be promoting him to lead the company forward,” said John Tremaine, CEO of Q-Tran. “As Q-Tran celebrates our 25th anniversary in 2018, Gean’s strong business acumen, strategic thinking, and outstanding relationship skills will continue to be a tremendous asset. Since joining the company in 1998, Gean has been instrumental in the growth of the business and has earned the respect of the industry along the way. This promotion is well deserved, and I couldn’t be more proud to have him lead Q-Tran into the future as the 5th Generation of Tremaine leadership in the lighting industry.”
“I am honored to take on this new role at Q-Tran, and I look forward to continuing the vision and growth of the company founded by my father,” said Tremaine. “Our strategic direction is clear as we are focused on being the best Linear LED Lighting & Power Supply company through organic design & innovation.”
Mr. Tremaine has served as the Chief Operating Officer of Q-Tran since 2015. In that role, Mr. Tremaine managed all aspects of business operations, including product and supply sourcing, operations, human resources, sales, marketing, product development, accounting and finance, production and international sourcing. From 1998-2004 Mr. Tremaine served as National Sales Manager and was responsible for developing new accounts, managing 75 independent representative agencies, educating the sales force on current and new products; analyzing sales volume per representative and forecasting quarterly sales figures for each territory. In this role, he also set annual targets for the representative agencies and conducted monthly reviews, demonstrated company products to potential clients, maintained the database and oversaw all trade show activity including booth design, development and establishing leads and follow-up. He also assisted in new product development and design. From 2004 to 2015, Mr. Tremaine served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing…