Tubelite Inc. has named Jim Hughes as client development manager serving the market in Maryland, northern Virginia and Washington, D.C. He reports directly to Tubelite’s regional sales manager Patrick Daniels. Hughes joins Tubelite with over three decades of experience in the glass and glazing industry. He began his career at Harmon Inc. as a senior sales associate, and took on an operations role at Trainor Glass Company and Fairfax Glass Company. Most recently, he worked as an account manager at Schüco USA, where he served clients and architects in New York City, Washington, D.C., and across the East Coast.
“I am excited to share the Tubelite product line with the architectural community, general contractors and the glazing industry within this robust market,” says Hughes.
In addition to his professional experience, Hughes studied construction management at Manatee Technical College in Bradenton, Fla., and at Lake Superior State University in Sault Sainte Marie, Mich. He is also a National Center for Construction Education and Research certified trainer.