Leviton  announced the recent hiring of Patrick Donnelly as a Technical Sales Specialist. In his new role, Donnelly will be responsible for executing and expanding Leviton’s factory trainings offering — previously only held in New Orleans — to customers in other regions across the country.
Donnelly will be instrumental in creating trainings targeted for installers and potential Five Star Dealers who wish to become part of Leviton’s Security & Automation Integrator Program for Commercial initiatives. The trainings developed by Donnelly will be submitted to the Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI), National Electrical Contractors Assn. (NECA), American Institute of Architects (AIA), and other trade associations for approval to be used as a means for fulfilling CEC requirements.
“Patrick Donnelly brings a wealth of experience, talent and industry knowledge to this role,” says William Marshall, Leviton’s Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing. “We are pleased to welcome him to our sales team and look forward to expanding our Leviton Security & Automation trainings and knowledge base to a network of our valued dealers and installers.”
Prior to joining Leviton, Donnelly worked as a Senior Account Manager at AVAD LLC, playing a significant role in business development. Offering more than 20 years of experience, he has also held sales and training positions with Russound FMP, Titus Management Group, ON-Q, and other large industry organizations. Donnelly began his career as an electrical engineer and holds degrees in both electrical science and electrical engineering.