Briody Passes On

Jack Briody, a former Philips Lighting Co. executive, died March 8 due to complications from cancer. He was 72 years old.

A respected visionary and expert strategist with a strong background in marketing and sales, Briody joined Philips Lighting in 1969, holding successive leadership positions in the sales and marketing functions until 1991. Following an executive marketing position within the ballast division of MagneTek, Briody returned to Philips as president and CEO of Advance in

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