Steve Abernethy, Executive Vice President of Sales, announced recently that Kevin Gordon will be assuming the new role of Sales and Marketing Manager for FX Luminaire, makers of high quality, low voltage exterior lighting components and the latest addition to the Hunter Industries family of product lines.
Kevin Gordon is currently the California Regional Sales Manager at Hunter Industries, managing a sales force of eleven people. Abernethy attests, “Kevin Gordon has been a key asset in our continuing California success, and he will be missed in this role. Hunter Industries has a strong desire to quickly complement our Hunter sales numbers with the superior FX lighting line that many of our customers are already asking for. Kevin’s sales and technical experience make him the ideal candidate to lead this important Hunter initiative. Kevin will be leading a nationwide FX team, and we will do all we can from the Hunter sales side to accelerate this success.”
Prior to his current role, Kevin was Senior Product Development Manager for ten years at Hunter Industries. His responsibilities included all new product development and managing the Product Manager and Technical Service groups.
Kevin Gordon has a B.A. in Biology from Southern Illinois University and an MBA from the University of Colorado. He has been in the irrigation industry for twenty-five years, serving in sales, marketing, and product development roles. He has held his Texas Irrigator license since 1985 and is currently on the Board of Directors of the Irrigation Association. Kevin has lived and worked in many different markets and has traveled extensively throughout the world studying irrigation practices.