Tempest Lighting, Inc., a manufacturer of climate-controlled outdoor lighting and projector enclosures, announced the appointment of Frank Scarlata as vice president - sales, responsible for all sales and marketing activities worldwide.

Scarlata joins a growing team of specialists at Tempest. Larry Lieberman, owner and president, says: "Frank adds domestic and international sales experience that will take our marketing efforts to the next level." Scarlata was most recently with Strand Lighting, Inc. and previously worked with Victor Duncan, Teatronics, and Kliegl.

"We have experienced tremendous growth during the past year," Lieberman adds. "With our rapid expansion into the video projector market, Frank's ability to manage our customer base is essential to our continued growth."

Tempest Lighting will be at Booth No. 2924 at LDI 2004.