enLIGHTenment – The Lighting Industry Trade Publication
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Editors Letter June 2016

hile there are more channels for receiving “information” than ever — cable news, social media, satellite radio, the entire Internet — those of us searching for relevant information become frustrated by all of the “fluff” out there...

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illumination Physics Lights Up Macau’s...

Opened last fall, Studio City Macau is a uniquely themed resort on the Cotai Strip that also includes on-site TV and movie production facilities. any of Macau’s newest luxury casinos are modeled after prestigious Las Vegas properties and are...

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Graham’s Lighting Fixtures: All In The Family

Through several decades — and multiple generations — Graham’s Lighting Fixtures, 14th Colony, and Colony Imports have been mainstays in Tennessee, as well as the industry overall, just like the Graham family has. y journey with Graham’s...

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Are You Still On Track?

Way back in December or January, you set your business – and personal – goals for the year, but have you been keeping tabs on your efforts and progress? y this time of the year most people have quit the gym and have either given up or pushed...

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Steve Rice Joins Fire Farm as Consulting VP/Sales...

Fire Farm, the Iowa-based lighting design company known for bold and dramatic lighting fixtures made with non-traditional materials and manufacturing techniques, has announced Stephen Rice is on board as a Consulting VP/Sales & Marketing. Rice...

Lighting One Conference 2016

Special Opportunity: ALA Members Invited to...

Lighting showroom members of the American Lighting Association (ALA) who are not part of Lighting One™ are invited to attend Lighting One’s featured educational presentation, occurring during its annual convention at the Downtown Marriott City...

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Dallas Market Center Announces Leasing Leadership...

Dallas Market Center (DMC) has announced leadership changes to its Leasing division in order to drive new business and serve existing customers inside its dynamic trade center. Stephanie Cole, currently VP/Leasing for Apparel & Accessories, has...

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ALA Cancels 2016 Annual Conference Due To Zika...

Due to global concerns over the increasing number of reported cases of the Zika virus occurring in South America and Puerto Rico, the American Lighting Association (ALA)’s Board of Governors and the ALA staff have decided – to ensure the safety...

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Vic Bentley Joins German Lighting Company...

Vic Bentley has joined Arnsberg as VP/Sales & Marketing for Arnsberg, a Trio Lighting Group Company that is part of a new joint venture of Trio-Leuchten of Arnsberg, Germany and the Eusterbrock family, formerly of Holtkoetter. The new company...

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In Memoriam: Kirby Busby

The lighting world mourns the sudden loss of industry veteran Kirby Busby, the long-time National Sales Manager of Volume International, who died unexpectedly of complications from surgery on Monday, May 29, 2016. His co-workers noted Kirby’s...

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Generation Brands Under New Ownership

Skokie, Ill.-based Generation Brands has entered into a definitive agreement with AEA Investors LP whereby AEA will acquire the company from its current owners Quad-C Management, Inc. The purchase includes all of the brands: Feiss, LBL Lighting...

Electric Mirror Honored With President’s Export Award

Electric Mirror Honored With President’s Export...

Electric Mirror Honored With President’s Export Award Everett, Wash.-based Electric Mirror, a premier manufacturer of lighted mirrors and mirror TVs, has received the President’s “E” Award for Exports by U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny...

GE Lighting Launches Lights for Life Challenge

GE Lighting Launches Lights for Life Challenge

GE Lighting Promotes Launch of “Lights for Life Challenge” by Make: and Hackster.io GE Lighting is the first company to take advantage of Make: and Hackster.io’s new partnership with the launch of the “Lights for Life Challenge” at Maker...