Westcott Executive Level Reorganization

Westcott Executive Level Reorganization


Maumee, OH—The Westcott executive level reorganization was announced by the provider of lighting gear for photographers and filmmakers. F.J. Westcott appointed Brandon Heiss as the company’s new president. Moreover, his appointment was effective January 1, 2021.

“Brandon is a great leader both at Westcott and the industry in general,” commented Tom Waltz, executive chairman, F.J. Westcott. “We are proud to have him serve as our new president.”

Westcott Executive Level Reorganization

Along with the reorganization of the company’s new president, Westcott also named Jennifer Holtsberry vice president of Customer Relations. Furthermore, the company appointed Brad Matthews vice president of Product Development; it also named Josh Grzecki vice president of Procurement and Quality.

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Brandon Heiss

Starting in 2012 as Content and Social Media Specialist, Brandon Heiss demonstrated a willingness to support all areas of the company. “His eagerness to expand with Westcott began in his first interview and before hitting his tenure,” the company announced. “His devotion has rewarded him the distinction of being only the third president in the history of Westcott.”

In addition, with his experience as a photography educator, Heiss is dedicated to continuously sharing his knowledge and passion for professional lighting gear. What’s more, he collaborates and cultivates new ideas daily with the Westcott team and strives to achieve all company goals.

“I’m excited for the future of Westcott and the opportunity to lead the amazing group of associates we have worldwide,” said Heiss. “Our team shares a passion for bringing the best photography and video equipment to our customers, because many of us are creators; we want to make sure the gear we offer fills an actual need in the industry. With a team like Westcott, our customers earn the greatest reward in terms of quality products, customer support as well as long-term value.” 

F.J. Westcott Company

The F.J. Westcott Company is a producer of photography and video lighting products. With roots back to 1899, the company also pioneered the photography light control industry.

Today, F.J. Westcott offers a complete portfolio of lighting equipment, light modifiers, backgrounds and accessories for professionals, enthusiasts and consumers globally.