our team at ses lighting

SES Certified® led tennis & sports lighting consultants

Grady Brewster


John G Brewster (Grady) currently serves SES Lighting as the Vice President of Sales.

Grady is a graduate of the University of Colorado, Boulder and holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration.

Grady joins our team after 25 years in the corporate business arena.  He brings an extensive knowledge of financial consulting, sales and customer service to our team.  His background includes sales training, relationship building, financial training and consulting.  Grady specializes in applying his expertise and market knowledge to expand our growing client base.

Grady has been trained and inspired in sales by some of the best including Dale Carnegie, Tom Hopkins, Jim Rohn and others.  He uses his experience and foresight to proactively address opportunities and ensure customer satisfaction.

Nancy Broome


Nancy Broome serves SES Lighting as Senior Vice President of Business Development.

Nancy recently joined SES Lighting after a 30-year career in the Denver and greater Colorado commercial banking industry. Her relationship building and financial analysis skills will continue to add strategic value to companies looking to significantly reduce energy costs and maintenance expenses, and improve the company’s profitability.

Nancy’s community involvement includes Board positions with the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce, the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation Board of Governors, and Adams County Economic Development.

Nancy holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Finance from the University of Colorado-Boulder. She volunteers for Golden Retriever Rescue of the Rockies.

Clayton Cole


Clayton Cole serves SES Lighting as Founding Owner and CEO.

Clayton graduated from the University of Houston with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, and returned to his hometown of Monroe, Louisiana, to enter business.

He was destined for the golf business and began working for his father, PGA Professional W.E. Cole, and developed his game. In 1969 he played on the PGA tour.

In 1970, Clayton began his career in the golf industry. This included holding positions as an Assistant Professional at Cherry Hills Country Club, Head Professional at Dallas Country Club, Vice President of Operations and PGA Director of Golf at the Lakeway Company in Austin, Texas, and PGA Head Professional at Cherry Hills Country Club until his brief retirement in 2008.

Clayton has enjoyed putting together a team of reliable, honest, and dedicated professionals committed to providing energy savings to the firm’s clients.

Darin Dickson


Darin C. Dickson serves SES Lighting as Director of Marketing and Communications.

Darin is a graduate of Colorado State University, holding a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts degree in Graphic Design and Visual Communications. Darin brings over 25 years of experience spanning advertising and marketing firms, television, publishing, and the private club industry. Darin has held positions including Senior Graphic Designer, Senior Art Director, and Creative Director.

For eight years before joining the SES Lighting team, Darin was Director of Marketing and Communications at Columbine Country Club.

James McKinney


James McKinney serves SES Lighting as Owner and President.

A 25-year veteran of the banking industry, James started his financial career in Houston, Texas, after earning a BA in Economics from the University of Colorado – Boulder.

A Denver native, James returned in 1994. James has proven to be a trusted advisor, helping clients evaluate their financial needs. His experience in analyzing the financial condition of companies translates into his passion for energy efficiency and maximizing energy cost savings and improving company bottom line profits.

Over the years, James has been involved with several local charities and community organizations including the Denver Botanic Gardens, DIA Business Partnership, Boy Scouts of America, Mesa View Estates HOA Board of Directors, and Golden Junior Basketball.

Nelson Scott


Nelson A. Scott, CCM, serves SES Lighting as Founding Owner and COO.

Nelson manages all operations, product lines, and deliverables for SES Lighting. He is also Chief Analyst for the company.

Nelson graduated from the University of Denver with a BSBA in Hotel, Restaurant and Resort Management from the University of Denver. Nelson is a Certified Club Manager who managed private clubs and restaurants early in his career.

Nelson is an Adjunct Professor at Johnson & Wales University in Denver, Colorado, teaching students about large scale commercial hospitality operations and sustainability programs. Utilizing his educational background and financial experience running multi-million dollar operations, Nelson educated himself in energy management, working with professional engineers modeling solution savings for commercial buildings.

Mark Skau


Mark Skau has spent the majority of his career in the Club Industry, crafting his managerial and customer service expertise.

Mark is able to quickly convey the value of SES Lighting processes. By listening to clients carefully, he articulates the value the SES Lighting team provides with a turn-key process of evaluation, product fulfillment, installation, project management and financing alternatives.

Mark’s concentration for SES Lighting is with Resorts and Private Clubs.

Contact Us

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SES Lighting

17301 West Colfax Avenue, Suite #412, Golden, CO 80401, US

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