The bulb supplier had a lot to celebrate at market – from its exclusive distributorship to residential lighting showrooms with new LED partner Soraa to recognizing retailers and reps who made a difference for the company in 2013.
Bulbrite president Cathy Choi (left) congratulates retailer Jodie Orange, president of Living Lighting on King in Toronto on earning the 2013 Be Brite Customer Award.
The Bulbrite Award for Best Market Penetration in 2013 went to Richard Alan, president of rep firm Richard Alan & Associates.
George Stringer, senior vice president/North American Sales for SORAA shakes hands with Bulbrite president Cathy Choi, officially kicking off the companies’ partnership wherein Bulbrite has the exclusive distributorship of Soraa among residential lighting showrooms.
The 2013 Agency of the Year went to KTR Associates in New Jersey. From left to right: Cathy Choi, Bulbrite president; Terrence Timlin of KTR Associates; Brian Creeley, Bulbrite’s director/residential sales; Jimmy Krupp and Ruben Vargas of KTR Associates.
The 2013 Showroom Partner of the Year went to Nina and Bob Klotz of City Lights in San Francisco. Accepting the award on their behalf was Kenny Dretzka of Dretzka and Associates, Inc.
The Bulbrite Award for Most Improved Agency in 2013 went to Larry Braunstein of Larry Braunstein Sales in Florida (at right).
The award for 2013 Best New Agency went to Lismore Agencies Inc. of Canada. From left to right: Kevin Taylor of Lismore Agencies; Brian Creeley of Bulbrite; and Patrick Morris, owner of Lismore Agencies, Inc.