Born in the Maryland, Tola moved to Orange County, California with his family when he was 2 years old. Tola joined the LA Lighting team in 2018 after graduating college with a Degree in Business Administration. With his attention to detail and strong work ethic, Tola has become an essential member of the Inside Sales and Customer Service team.
Tola has a passion for the Martial Arts, UFC, and Formula Drifting. On his off-times, you can find him at the gym training in Jiu-jitsu and Muay Thai.
“A typical weekend for me, involves watching the UFC and going to drifting events. I enjoy training Jiu Jitsu and Muay Thai which it keeps me in shape.
I get a thrill from drifting because it gets my adrenaline pumping, it’s like driving a roller coaster that I’m in control of. Drifting events are more than fun to me, they are my passion.
One of my side careers is promoting for Formula Drift, the most renown drifting organizations around the world.”
With just over an year of experience in the lighting industry, Tola finds himself in the at the forefront of the cutting edge of LED commercial and industrial lighting and controls. He has proven his value within the organization of LA Lighting.