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ALA Appoints Justin Neumann as Vice President of Government Affairs

The American Lighting Association (ALA), headquartered in Dallas, has hired Justin E. Neumann as VP/Government Affairs. He is currently the Director/Government Relations with the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) and a graduate of Brigham Young University, earning a bachelor’s degree in Political Science. Neumann has gained significant experience with lighting issues from his work at […]

Maxim Lighting Products to Aid Habitat for Humanity

Maxim Lighting Products to Aid Habitat for Humanity

In a special promotion to benefit Habitat for Humanity, online retailer LightingNewYork.com is partnering with the manufacturer of Maxim Lighting and ET2 Contemporary brands to offer a 15% discount on lighting fixtures, donating $5 of each purchase to Habitat for Humanity. Lighting New York chose Habitat for Humanity as its charitable cause because of the […]

Coffman Home Decor Wins MaxLite Re-Stocking Sweepstakes

Coffman Home Decor Wins MaxLite Re-Stocking Sweepstakes

MaxLite has announced that Elkton, Ky.-based Coffman Home Decor is the winner of the company’s fourth quarter 2013 “MaxLED® Re-Stocking Program Sweepstakes” and received an Apple iPad 2 with wi-fi. “The MaxLED Re-Stocking Program Sweepstakes has generated substantial excitement and success from our customers across the nation,” says Richard Matthews, MaxLite’s regional VP/Sales for the […]

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ASFD to Announce Scholarship Winner at Spring High Point

High Point, N.C.-based American Society of Furniture Designers (ASFD) has announced its first annual Touching Lives by Design merit scholarship. The program rewards academic excellence among furniture design majors and is open to full-time college sophomores and juniors enrolled in an accredited college design program. “ASFD is pleased to be able to offer this scholarship […]

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MaxLite and Habitat for Humanity Partner on Lighting

West Caldwell, N.J.-based MaxLite is has partnered with Habitat for Humanity to provide energy-efficient lighting for Habitat ReStore resale outlet customers nationwide. As part of the partnership, Habitat ReStores have begun selling discounted ENERGY STAR®-qualified CFL and LED lamps and fixtures. MaxLite is also donating $180,000 in ENERGY STAR-qualified products for 300 homes that will […]

Eye Lighting

Eye Lighting Employees Achieve Lighting Certification

Mentor, Ohio-based EYE Lighting International, a  manufacturer of lamps, luminaires, controls, and related lighting products, has announced four employees have passed the Lighting Certification Exam from the National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions (NCQLP): Craig Baum, Scott Cairns, Steve Tadic and Lou Woike. EYE Lighting congratulates (from left) Lou Woike, Scott Cairns, Steve […]

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ATG Stores Merges Each Online Store Into One Web Site

ATG Stores Merges Each Online Store Into One Web Site   Kirkland, Wa.-based ATG Stores – which operates many recognizable category-specific stores such as LightingUniverse.com, FixtureUniverse.com, Stores.com, and KnobsandHardware.com – has brought all of its brands to one Web site: ATGStores.com. According to ATG executives, “We believe this will help [customers] find more of what […]

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TCP & Philips Settle Lawsuit, Ink Patent Licensing Agreement

TCP International Holdings LTD, the parent company of Ohio-based Technical Consumer Products, Inc., has entered into a patent license agreement with Philips that will provide TCP with access to Philips’ LED-related patents for certain LED luminaire and bulb technologies. As part of this agreement, the two companies have agreed to settle and dismiss the patent […]

Gross Electric

Gross Electric Named One of Toledo’s Top Places to Work

Family-owned Gross Electric has been selected as one of The Toledo Blade Top Workplaces, determined by an employee survey conducted by a national research firm.  WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, which specializes in organizational health and employee engagement, conducts regional Top Workplaces programs with 40 major publishing partners across the country. Gross Electric’s employees share their Top 10 […]

Dark Sky Week

Celebrate International Dark Sky Week

 Promote this event to educate consumers on Dark Sky legislation, how they can help the planet, and products you offer that will help.   Created in 2003 by a high school student, Jennifer Barlow, International Dark Sky Week (IDSW) has become a worldwide event and a key component of Global Astronomy Month. Both events are […]