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Brian Parrish

President, CEO

Brian Parrish is a North Carolina native who currently resides in Richmond, Virginia with his family; Gayle, his wife of 31 years and children Michael and Megan. Brian has a special love for his family and sportfishing alike. He is President, CEO, and Main Principal Owner of Electrical & Lighting Solutions, Inc. He began his electrical career in 1990 with Richmond based Advance Electric Company. He was first an electrical apprentice, field electrician, field superintendent and lastly a project manager where he managed numerous multi-million dollars projects. After many years of success working for other companies Brian decided to go out on his own and start Electrical & Lighting Solutions, Inc. In July 2002, with his late father Arthur Parrish at his side Electrical & Lighting Solutions, Inc. was opened, we are a Class A Electrical Contractor offering service in electrical construction, electrical service, generators, and lighting /energy division. Brian’s passion for lighting has developed into a company within itself. ELS has helped thousands of customers save energy and improve the lighting in their facilities. ELS has relationships with major lighting and lamp manufactures whose focus is also, saving energy. In 2017, ELS began doing work in North Carolina, bringing our lighting expertise to the south. Today, Brian works beside his children Michael and Megan who are also part of the company. ELS has customers in Virginia and North Carolina where we have brought energy savings and Power Company rebates too. Today our main focus is energy savings and building safe efficient electrical systems to help reduce our carbon footprint.

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