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Crystorama Holds Flood Relief Supply Drive

Crystorama Holds Flood Relief Supply Drive

Crystorama Holds Flood Relief Supply Drive Westbury, N.Y.-based Crystorama Lighting’s office staff and warehouse team is holding a flood relief supply drive of household items to benefit the victims of the recent catastrophic flooding in Baton...

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Trish Lilly Joins the NAW as Senior VP-Thought...

Trish Lilly Joins the NAW as Senior VP-Thought Leadership Patricia A. Lilly will join the staff of the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) on September 6 as Senior Vice President-Thought Leadership and Executive Director of the NAW...

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InterHall to Feature New Tenants at Fall High...

InterHall to Feature New Tenants at Fall High Point The InterHall section of the International Home Furnishings Center (IHFC) in High Point, N.C., will be showcasing exclusive designer launches plus new tenants, collections, and collaborations at...

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Lighting & Fan Industry Networking Event...

During the dates that the lighting and ceiling fan industry members would have gathered in Puerto Rico for the annual ALA Conference (September 24 & 25), a new event has been established in the wake of the conference’s cancellation due to the...

Intermatic Hires New VP/Global Sales

Intermatic Hires New VP/Global Sales

Spring Grove, Ill.-based Intermatic Inc., a leader in energy management solutions, has appointed Oscar Ibarra as VP/Global Sales.  Ibarra joins Intermatic with a strong background in the electrical and lighting controls industry – especially in...

Shanghai Int’l Lighting Fair

Shanghai Int’l Lighting Fair to Offer...

The Shanghai International Lighting Fair (SILF), organized by Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt Co Ltd, opens next week with 100+ lighting companies slated to reveal their latest lighting solutions. The event will be held at the Shanghai New...

Nora Lighting Expands Coverage in the West

Nora Lighting Expands Coverage in the West

Commerce, Calif.-based Nora Lighting President & CEO Fred Farzan announced the appointment of 6 new sales agencies throughout the western portion of the country. Out of those 6 firms, 3 will service Commercial Accounts and 3 will oversee...

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Viribright Receives U.S. Patent

Corona, Calif.-based Viribright Lighting, Inc., a subsidiary of Matrix Holdings Limited and a leader in LED lighting manufacturing, has been awarded a U.S. Patent (US 9,379,300) for the design of an LED chip welded in a flip-chip manner on a...

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Legrand Acquires Solarfective Products Ltd.

Legrand Acquires Solarfective Products Ltd. Legrand, North America has acquired Solarfective Products Ltd., a leader in standard and custom shading systems for commercial applications. Solarfective will become part of Legrand, North America’s...

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Colin Smith Joins Reegler Associates

Colin Smith Joins Reegler Associates Suzanne Reegler, principal of Reegler Associates in California, has announced Colin Smith of Shamrock Lighting Sales will be joining her firm as a member of the sales team. Smith is a 19-year veteran of the...

ELK

ELK’s Acquisition of Stein World Is Good News...

Through its various brands – particularly Sterling, Lamp Works, GuildMaster, and Dimond Home – the ELK Group has been able to offer a wide range of price points in the mid to high range for lamps and furniture. “We didn’t have a mainstream...

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Editors Letter August 2016

resh from the official launch of the “LED Experience Center” – a powerful demonstration room that explores the opportunities now available in LED lighting – at Light Bulbs Etc. in Costa Mesa, Calif., last month, the point was driven home as...

Hong Kong Lighting Fair LED Technology

Technology Always Draws A Crowd

Whether a lighting venue is in Asia (Hong Kong), Europe (Light + Building), or the USA (Lightfair), the latest developments in LED are what every specifier, distributor, and manufacturer was seeking. o far this year, any venue offering...

Bob Pranga

Holiday House Calls With Bob Pranga

With clients who range from directors Steven Spielberg, J.J. Abrams, and James Cameron to the music world’s Barbra Streisand, Christina Aguilera, and Beyonce, Dr. Christmas (aka Bob Pranga) is the “doctor”on everyone’s speed dial when it...

Maison&Objet Americas

Maison&Objet: Paris In Miami

Offering double the amount of exhibitors over last year’s inaugural event, Maison&Objet Americas proved its staying power as a new resource for designers and specifiers looking to tap European and Latin American manufacturers for their current...

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Unlimited Upcycling With Kevin McCloud

The creator and host of Grand Designs -— a British TV series featuring unusual architectural home-building projects — got his start in lighting. Appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 2014 for services in sustainable...