Smart Vision Lights Expands Sales Support in Europe With Hire of Martin Sulavik

Norton Shores, Mich., May 6, 2020 – Smart Vision Lights (SVL), a global leader in the design and manufacture of innovative LED illumination solutions for machine vision and other applications, is proud to announce the addition of Martin Sulavik as Regional Sales and Application Manager in Europe.

In his new role, Sulavik joins Tony Carpenter, SVL’s Director of Sales in Europe and Asia; to support growing demand for the company’s products in the European region. Based out of Bratislava, Slovakia; Sulavik will take responsibility for developing new business and fostering current relationships with partners, customers, and OEMs throughout Northern and Central Europe.

“Smart Vision Lights has a prominent and growing reputation for innovation and quality in Europe’s machine vision industry, and I look forward to working with the company and its partners to continue growing business in the region,” says Sulavik.

Sulavik joins Smart Vision Lights from Cognex Ireland Ltd., where he served as Sales Manager for three years. His industry experience also includes engineering and team leadership roles at Keyence International Belgium, which he had joined in 2014. Sulavik is fluent in several languages, including English, Slovak, Czech, Spanish, and German.

“We are excited about the addition of Martin to our European Sales Team,” says David Spaulding, President of Smart Vision Lights. “In addition to his multilingual fluency, Martin brings a unique combination of industry and sales experience to SVL, making him the right choice to help us strengthen our business and strategic relationships on the continent.”

About Smart Vision Lights
Smart Vision Lights (Norton Shores, Michigan) is a leading designer and manufacturer of high-brightness LED lights for industrial applications, including machine vision. Smart Vision Lights products come with universal internal current-control drivers, offering constant or strobed operation, reduced wiring requirements, and easy installation. Smart Vision Lights products are also the safest on the market thanks to the company’s in-house IEC 62741 light-testing laboratory, guaranteeing conformity and compliance for your lighting systems, regardless of where they are installed around the globe. Learn more at or by calling 231-722-1199 in the U.S.