Stan Thurgood is the Executive VP and CTO with Next Generation Lighting supply. In this role, Stan coordinates and manages a team providing all aspects of LED lighting including research, development, design and production. Stan is a big believer in Made in America and supports local manufacturing. He has helped create numerous products designed to compete with overseas manufacturers, all while maintaining manufacturing in the US and the quality you would expect from US manufacturing.
Stan is no stranger to Lighting and Specifically LED Lighting. Having spent 2 years as a research and development engineer for a major LED manufacturer, he developed several quality products that have been patented with his name attached and released into the market.
Stan has more than 11 years of Solar and Wind energy production experience and owned and operated Tri-power Energy Systems. He also brings over 11 years of LED research, testing and product qualifying to the team.
Drawing on schooling in digital electronics at Weber state college, as well as his autoCAD* drafting skillset, Stan offers a wide range of experience and knowledge in Custom LED lighting design and product qualifying.