Leviton’s William W. Marshall honoured with Edison Report’s Lifetime Achievement Award
Leviton revealed the recognition of William W. Marshall, the company’s senior vice president of marketing and sales, with the Edison Report’s Lifetime Achievement Award, which is presented annually to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the lighting industry over their career. The honour was announced at LIGHTFAIR International (LFI) 2017 in Philadelphia and cited Marshall’s innovation in marketing and sales, as well as his integrity.
Over a career spanning four decades, Marshall has been known as a thought leader in the industry and a businessman of exceptional integrity. To those who have had the pleasure of working with Marshall, he is also a strong coach and mentor. He has been with Leviton for over 20 years, credits his success to the support of his colleagues.
Daryoush Larizadeh, Leviton’s President and Chief Operating Officer, said, “Within Leviton, Bill is an admired, respected and supportive leader. To see his excellence being recognised outside of our organisation as well brings us great pride, and we are so very lucky to have Bill as part of our Leviton family.”
Marshall said, “I am extremely humbled to have received this honour. I have been grateful to have such a rewarding, fulfilling career over the past four decades, and I owe much of my own success to the success of those I’ve had the pleasure of working with over the course of my career.”