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    Chester Papierniak

    Chester Papierniak

    Chester Papierniak

    Application Engineer

    Who are you?

    • Grew up in Detroit, Michigan (still has a home in Michigan)
    • Currently based in Chicago.
    • Is an ASE (Automotice Service Excellence) certified Mechanic.


    What do you do?

    • Manage SLM and DLM projects.
    • Travel to physical locatins to instruct customers on how to correctly install our products so that they may save time and cost.
    • Purchase parts for projects.


    What is your focus?

    • RDL (Retail Display Lighting) 
    • SLM and DLM (Spotlight and Downlight Modules)


    Where did you go to school?

    University of Michigan: ME.


    Where did you work?

    • In automotive field (GM, Ford, Chrysler, Renalt, etc.)
    • At Philips Lighting North America (total of 13 years at the company)


    What part of your job do you enjoy the most?

    The night shifts and travels. Night shifts allow me to work with customers in a face-to-face in a public setting.


    Fun Fact?

    Some people in the office call me "cheeester" with 3 e's.