Your bespoke lighting partners
KLIK USA was founded in 2016 as the North American distributor of lighting solutions for Australian luminary innovator KLIK Systems.
But our experience stretches far beyond our short time in business. Our team includes some of the earliest adopters in the US illuminated handrail market. Our exclusive partnership with KLIK systems proves our commitment to unparalleled innovation and service. Our partner company has invested countless hours in research and quality control to deliver products that are both cutting edge and beyond reproach.
We leverage our experience in architecture and engineering to deliver valuable service, design insight and installation expertise to our customers for their bespoke lighting systems.
Meet our leadership
President Patrick Hutchinson
Born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Patrick founded KLIK USA in 2016. A former US Marine, Patrick spent years as a top welding engineer before moving into the illuminated handrail market. He grew his first endeavor in the industry into a national success through innovative 3D modeling projects and a reputation for high quality customer service. Seeing the opportunity to expand further, he started KLIK USA, becoming the exclusive North American distributor of their creative lighting solutions. Holding an Executive MBA from Marquette university, Patrick is a proud husband to his wife Stephanie and father to 5 beautiful children. In his spare time, Patrick stays active, regularly competing in marathons, ironman competitions, church activities and fundraisers for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Business Manager Stephanie Hutchinson
A Midwest transplant and original native of the Washington DC area, Stephanie has called Milwaukee home since 1996. She graduated from Mount Mary University with BA in Business Administration. While the family was growing, Stephanie provided leadership for countless church and school activities/organizations, including Girl Scout troop leader which included the bonus of Thin Mints! Once the kids were in school full-time, Stephanie became the business manager/membership services director for a local real estate trade group, the Milwaukee REIA. She managed monthly speaker series and handled all membership services for the 350+ member group. Stephanie enjoys spending time with her husband and children, running with/after her dog, and all the outdoor activities Milwaukee has to offer!
Marketing Manager Betsy Ketter
Originally from Wisconsin, Betsy and has a diverse background that spans performing arts, manufacturing, graphic design, and marketing. Betsy holds a BFA in Acting from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, and spent her early career as a professional actress and voiceover artist in the Midwest. Her college summer job driving forklift on a shop floor in Milwaukee led to later opportunities in process documentation, and, most recently, graphic design and marketing. One passion that links all of Betsy’s experience is her love of communication. Whether it is on stage, as a voiceover artist, process mapping for a shop floor or office, or designing a beautiful brochure, Betsy loves to tell a good story. Outside of work, Betsy enjoys staying active outdoors, exploring Milwaukee’s vibrant culinary scene, and traveling with her husband.
- Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IESNA)
- National Ornamental and Miscellaneous Metals Association (NOMMA)