Ceiling Fan Collection: Summer 2013

Ceiling Fan Collection: Summer 2013

Today’s ceiling fans are more fashion-forward and energy-efficient than ever before. Savoy House: The unique Ariel ceiling fan series comes from the same innovators behind the company’s Sleep Fans division. Crafted for maximum air movement and comfort, the Ariel fans produce 20 percent more airflow, are 20-percent quieter than traditional ceiling fans, and use 20 […]

10 quick easy in store promotions

10 Quick and Easy Promotions For Your Lighting Showrooms

Patricia Norris publisher of Gift Shop magazine offers these suggestions to help retailers develop deeper customer relationships and stay top of mind. Speaking at a seminar held at the Las Vegas Market and sponsored by Gift + Home at LVMC, Norris said a good promotion not only generates more traffic, but provides a sense of […]

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Small Living Spaces: Compact Lamps and Lighting Fixtures

Scaled-down lamps and lighting fixtures are gaining in popularity.    The economy is heating up, building permits are being issued more freely, and consumers are still intent on finding their dream homes – even though those residences are less McMansion and more humble in square footage. According to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), […]

Fort Worth Lighting: residential Lighting Texas Style

Fort Worth Lighting: A Texas Trailblazer

From selling refurbished ceiling fans & lighting fixtures at local flea markets to establishing a successful lighting showroom, Lee Jordan’s career has been unconventional.   Some lighting showroom owners are born into the business, taking over the reins from the previous generation. Others blaze their own trail. Lee Jordan of Fort Worth Lighting is one […]

Creative Designs in Lighting

Cole Real Estate Investments HQ: Fluorescent & Fabulous

It might seem as if every lighting project lately is LED, but that’s not always the best solution for the job as this award-winning installation proves.   For leading net-lease  (REIT) Cole Capital – the private capital business of Cole Real Estate Investments focused on the acquisition, active management, leasing, and financing of high-quality retail, […]

Alan-Colker

Alan Colker Hosts Lighting Designer Joseph Rey‐Barreau

Virginia sales rep Alan Colker hosts his 33rd seminar with architect/lighting designer Joseph Rey‐Barreau.   For the past 17 years, lighting rep Alan Colker of Alco Lighting Sales, Inc. has hired Joseph Rey‐Barreau, AIA, IES, associate professor of the College of Design at University of Kentucky and consulting director of education for the American Lighting […]

Sergio Orozco

Sergio Orozco: Italian Inspiration

Award-winning lighting & furniture designer Sergio Orozco reveals the trends that rocked this year’s Euroluce lighting show, part of Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan. (Q1) EnLIGHTenment Magazine: What were the top color trends you observed? Sergio Orozco: Milan is a garden of hues, visual delights, and colorful feelings – most of them presented in […]

Atlantic Electric Baltimore, MD

Atlantic Electrical Supply : Family Matters

Atlantic Electrical Supply in Virginia is a successful blend of two families spanning multi-generations.   In the 1920s, Atlantic Electrical Supply was enjoying such solid business in Baltimore that Isador Richard (I.R.) Levet – grandfather to cousins Stephen and David Levet who are at the helm today – started up a branch in Richmond, Va., […]

Illuminate Lighting Design

Illuminate Lighting Design: Illuminating the World

 enLIGHTenment Magazine sits down with Simon Berry, director of Illuminate Lighting Design, to discuss the company’s philosophy and noteworthy hospitality projects all over the globe. enLIGHTenment Magazine: Headquartered in Singapore, Illuminate also has offices in Hong Kong, and Melbourne, and has completed noteworthy projects across Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and America. Tell us more […]

Enlightenment Residential Magazine: Hilton Columbus

The Hilton Columbus Downtown: Unconventional

Conveniently located in downtown Columbus, this convention center Hilton has stepped up its hospitality experience for business executives as well as for vacationers seeking sophisticated comfort. Providing new opportunities for the largest city and capital of Ohio to attract even greater events and conferences, this new construction convention center hotel has become a high-end new […]