- National Sales Director, ProGrowTech
- Specializes in sales, business development, lighting design and energy conservation
- 15+ years of experience in rapid growth industries
- Involved in more than 3,000 energy efficient projects
- Former Owner of MINT LED, lighting manufacturer representative agency
- Degree in Business Management from Lanier Technical College
As National Sales Director for ProGrowTech, Thos Gibson oversees sales, distribution channels, strategic partnerships, representative network development and sales implementation activities.
With more than 15 years of experience, Thos has spent the majority of his career on the frontlines of rapid growth industries. He began in the perimeter security industry in 2001, transitioning to the lighting industry in 2012.
Thos has a passion for sustainability and has been involved in more than 3,000 energy efficient projects throughout his career. When LED technology began to grow in popularity, he was able to merge this passion with purpose, helping ProGrowTech become a leading manufacturer of energy-efficient indoor horticulture lighting.
Prior to joining ProGrowTech, Thos was the owner of MINT LED, an agency that represented LED lighting manufacturers and assisted with distribution sales and securing turnkey multi-site LED upgrades. He also managed strategic accounts for an energy efficiency consultancy and held numerous managerial and sales roles for national security companies.
Thos is a certified Perimeter Security Professional (PSP) through ASIS International, an association for security professionals.
His work has earned notable honors and awards, including the 2015 Dark Sky Project of the Year Award for an LED lighting project at Bell Rock Plaza in Sedona, Ariz. During his time as a national account manager for SecureUSA, the company was recognized in the 2004 and 2005 INC 500 lists as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S. and earned the New York City Mayor’s office’s 2001 Award of Excellence for the Gracie Mansion Perimeter Security Project. Thos played a key role in the company’s largest projects.
Thos graduated from Lanier Technical College, earning a degree in Business Management.
In his free time, Thos enjoys screenwriting, a good game of cribbage and making breakfast on weekends. He is a member of the International Dark Sky Association’s VOC committee and the Screen Writers Guild.