Legrand Announces Amy Hahne as New Vice President and General Manager of Shading Systems
San Jose, Calif., January 9, 2018 – Legrand, North & Central America recently announced the promotion of Amy Hahne as the new Vice President and General Manager of Shading Systems for its Building Controls Systems (BCS) division. Hahne has been with Legrand since 1999 and comes to the BCS division from her previous position as Vice President of Marketing for Legrand’s adorneÒ collection - a line of decorative, fashion forward light switches, dimmers, outlets and smart automation products.
In her new role, Hahne will oversee QMotion and Solarfective businesses supporting the growth of Legrand’s residential and commercial shading markets. BCS brings a unique approach focusing on dynamic lighting, shade, and skylight control as well as user experience to provide integrated and unmatched automated lighting control and advanced shading solutions.
“We know that being able to effortlessly optimize both natural and artificial light can be a game changer for our customers,” said Hahne. “Legrand exists to provide the best power, light and data solutions possible for every space. I am deeply passionate about this mission and look forward to working with the team to write the next chapter of the shading systems business.”
By leading QMotion and Solarfective, Hahne will work with both residential and commercial teams to advance innovative efforts in both areas.
About Legrand and Legrand, North and Central America
Legrand is a global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures. Its comprehensive offering of solutions for use in commercial, industrial, and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide. Innovation for a steady flow of new products with high added value is a prime vector for growth, including, in particular, connected devices stemming from Legrand’s global Eliot (Electricity and IoT) program. Legrand reported sales of $5.6 billion in 2016. Legrand has a strong presence in North and Central America, with a portfolio of well-known market brands and product lines that includes AFCO Systems, C2G, Cablofil, Chief, Da-Lite, Electrorack, Finelite, Luxul, Middle Atlantic Products, Nuvo, OCL, On-Q, Ortronics, Pass & Seymour, Pinnacle, QMotion, Quiktron, Raritan, Sanus, Solarfective, Vaddio, Vantage, Wattstopper, and Wiremold. Legrand is listed on Euronext Paris and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, ASPI, Corporate Oekom Rating, and DJSI (ISIN code FR0010307819) www.legrand.us.
Mary Placido, Legrand Building Control Systems