Washington, DC, July 11, 2023 — LiteTrace, a global leader in Bluetooth® Network Lighting Control (NLC) systems, today announced the appointment of David Weigand as Director of Product Management and Technical Services. In this role, Weigand will be responsible for leading the company’s product development strategy, providing project support, and ensuring that LiteTrace’s products meet the needs of its customers.
Weigand brings over 40 years of experience in the lighting and controls industry to LiteTrace. He has held a variety of product management, marketing, and sales roles at leading companies, including Leviton, Encelium, Ledvance, Form Lighting and Controls, and Nicor.
“We are thrilled to welcome Weigand to LiteTrace,” said Fred Tai, CEO of LiteTrace. “His deep understanding of the lighting and controls market and history of success in product management will certainly propel our efforts to new heights as we continue to expand our business. We look forward to his strategic insights and the positive contributions he will have on our organization.”
“I am excited to join LiteTrace at this time of growth and innovation,” said Weigand “I am excited about the opportunity to contribute to LiteTrace’s mission of providing simple and reliable lighting control solutions. Together with the talented team at LiteTrace, I am confident that we will continue to shape the future of lighting technology.”
Weigand will be based in Albuquerque, NM, and will work closely with LiteTrace’s China Engineering and R&D teams to strengthen the Keilton®-branded as well as OEM private label product offering. He will accelerate the already rapid adoption of LiteTrace’s commercial lighting control solutions. Weigand holds patents for lighting control, is active with IES, and was a past Northwest regional VP for IES. He is a Certified Lighting Professional (LC) and certified LEED Green Associate.