Revolution Lighting gains after inking distribution deals

|About: Revolution Lighting Technol... (RVLT)|By:, SA News Editor

Revolution Lighting (RVLT +3.3%) has recruited Andy Silverman, founder of international IT hardware distributor DataQ, to handle the company's sales/distribution efforts in a number of European markets (inc. Germany, Benelux, and Scandanavia).

Manual Niikado, formerly an exec within NEC's Latin American unit, will handle Revolution's sales/distribution efforts in several South American markets (inc. Brazil, Argentina, and Chile).

Shares closed higher on another rough day for equities.