Vintanta Wine & Dine: The Sky’s the Limit

Rosemarie Allaire Lighting Design

With property in San Diego County at a premium, Cohn Restaurant Group positioned its 10,000-sq.-ft. Vintana Wine + Dine restaurant with 20,000 sq. ft. of outdoor terraces on top of a Lexus dealership.   The average American consumer is used to experiencing stand-alone car dealerships – a destination property typically comprised of a single large building […]

Restoration Hardware: Backen, Gillam & Kroeger Architects

SOURCE Award Winner Backen- Gillam-Kroeger

Originally the site of a historic Boston museum, this grand building is now retail giant Restoration Hardware’s flagship. The redesign won the Professional Commercial category for the 37th Annual SOURCE Awards last month at Lightfair.   In Los Angeles, you might expect the grand opening of a flagship store to attract celebrities or for the […]

ART Hosts Session on “The Changing Role of Sales Reps”

Accessories Resources Team Hosts Session during Atlanta Market

Accessory Resource Team, the creative home furnishings network, invites all home accents vendors, sales representatives, buyers, and industry suppliers to attend and participate in Industry Talks with Randy Eller of Eller Enterprises on Thursday, July 10 at 8:30 am, Building 1, 10th Floor – Meeting Room 10-01 during the Atlanta Market in AmericasMart. The subject […]

Dallas Market Center’s Best Visual Presentation Award Winners

Feiss-Monte Carlo Among Dallas Market Best Visual Presentation Award Winners

The summer market season got off to a strong start with the June 18-24 edition of the International Lighting Market, running concurrently with exhibitors in the decorative accessories, home decor, gifts, and gourmet food industry under the Total Home & Gift Market umbrella. The June show offered buyers 75 new and expanded showroom resources as […]

Universal Taps David Mendes as OEM Regional Sales Manager

Universal Lighting Technologies OEM NE Regional Sales Manager David Mendes

Nashville-based Universal Lighting Technologies has hired industry veteran David Mendes to its team as the new OEM Regional Sales Manager for the Northeast region of the United States. Mendes joins Universal with 14+ years of electrical industry experience including distribution and lighting services. Since graduating from Long Island University in 2007 with a degree in […]

Winners of the Market Choice Awards Announced

2014 Market Choice Winners

The lighting buyers have spoken! They came, they saw…they voted. The winners of the inaugural Market Choice Awards, co-sponsored by the Dallas Market Center and enLIGHTenment Magazine, have been selected by lighting buyers attending the June International Lighting Market in Dallas June 18-21. Lighting store buyers who enLIGHTenment Magazine spoke to were excited to take […]

Libby Langdon Talks Lighting as Her Line Debuts at Crystorama in Dallas

Libby Langdon Line Debuts for Crystorama

With her new lighting line unveiled in the Crystorama showroom during the International Lighting Market in Dallas this week, designer and TV star of Daykeover With Libby Langdon sits down with enLIGHTenment Magazine to discuss why she loves lighting. enLIGHTenment Magazine:   In your TV show, you emphasize good lighting. Tell us a bit about your […]

Nominations Open for 26th Annual International ARTS Awards

26th Annual ARTS Awards

The Dallas Market Center (DMC) and ART, the creative home furnishings network, have announced the call for nominations for the 26th annual international ARTS Awards. The ARTS Awards – presented each January during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market – recognizes top manufacturers, retailers, designers, and sales reps from across the world. The winners […]