Richard Ham, President
Responsible for the company's overall strategy and vision, Richard Ham has served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of US Lighting Tech (USLT), since 2006. In this capacity, Mr. Ham has grown sales for the organization by more than 1,000% percent – catapulting USLT into the rare category of being named to Inc. magazine’s prestigious “500/500 List” of the fastest growing independently held companies in the nation for two consecutive years in a row. In addition, under Mr. Ham’s guidance, the company was selected in 2010 by the Orange County Business Journal as the #1 fastest growing business in that region. Having worked in strategic business development, engineering, and management within the commercial lighting sector for the past two decades, Mr. Ham has honed a specialty as one of the lighting industry’s leading subject matter experts and authorities. In 2011, he was honored as an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year® finalist. He earned his MBA from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science in Business from the University of Southern California.
Alexander Ham, Vice President, Operations
Alexander Ham plays a fundamental role in the day-to-day operations of USLT, working in concert with the sales and new business development teams to oversee corporate planning. Prior to joining USLT, he served as the Internal Operations Manager for Digital Retail for Fox Interactive Media, a subsidiary of media giant News Corporation. In that role, Mr. Ham was responsible for developing, managing, and executing e-commerce solutions for News Corp’s web properties. Other previous roles included operations and strategic planning for IGN/Direct2Drive’s Digital Rights Management group.