Ken Shubert VP Sales

First-Light USA Tabs Ken Shubert to Lead FEDGOV Sales Efforts.

First-Light USA is excited to announce the addition of Ken Shubert as the new Vice President of Sales for the tactical flashlight manufacturer. Ken has served for over 27 years in the U.S. Army Reserves and is currently a Colonel serving as an Engineer Brigade Commander. In his duties as VP of Sales, Ken will be responsible for the vision and strategy for sales growth of all First-Light USA products and lines of business. He will work closely with executive leadership, engineering, marketing, and customers to drive revenue.

According to CEO David O’Malley, “Ken’s background and skillset make him uniquely qualified to lead the First-Light USA sales efforts as we expand our product line, bringing new and innovative lighting tools to Warfighters. We’re going to lean on him heavily to ensure we’re delivering the right lighting solutions to the right people.”

Ken holds a BS in Biology from the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana and an MBA from UIUC, along with an MSS in Strategic Studies from the United States Army War College. Originally from Chicago, IL, Ken lives in northeast Ohio with his wife and two children and enjoys woodworking and homesteading in his leisure time.

Please contact Ken at if you have any questions about our tactical lighting platforms.

First-Light USA, headquartered in Seymour, IL, is the industry leader in developing hands-enabling tactical lighting tools for military and law enforcement professionals. Founded in 2004, our lights have become standard issue for Combat Lifesavers, Combat Medics, and the U.S. Border Patrol, and are employed by Warfighters across all branches of the U.S. Military. Our battle-tested lights have also found a home with first responders, hunters, campers, adventurers, and everyday use. We are proud to assemble all our lights by hand in Seymour, IL USA.