SUNRISE, Fla. – CHAUVET, a leading manufacturer of professional lighting, appoints Paula Ortiz as business development manager for CHAUVET to serve the Latin American and Caribbean market. Ortiz brings with her 17 years of hands-on experience in the lighting industry dealing with Latin American and International business markets. After earning her Masters in Business Administration emphasizing International Relations, Ortiz started her career working for Nexxus Lighting, a fiber optic and LED lighting manufacturer, where she became director of international sales and established the company’s sales distribution network. She also worked for Light and Science Group and LedEngin, where she helped set up lighting agencies and distributors in the Southeast region for both companies.
Ortiz’s knowledge and experience will be focused on the expansion of CHAUVET distributors across Latin America and the Caribbean. She is excited about her move to CHAUVET and working for a company that takes quality and service seriously.
“What motivates me most about CHAUVET is the company’s organization and support, not only for its clients, but also its employees,” said Ortiz. “Whenever I travel and I am face-to-face with a customer or distributor, I feel empowered to speak with confidence, because I know CHAUVET is supporting everything I say with quality products and excellent customer service. It’s like I am taking the whole company with me, whenever I go.”