San Jose, Calif.-based manufacturer of intelligent light sources Xicato has appointed Willem Sillevis Smitt as VP/Marketing. Most recently he was Senior Director/Product Marketing & Market Development for Soraa, where he helped build the product...
Leviton Acquires Intense Lighting
Commerce, Calif.-based Nora Lighting has hired Tom Andersen as the company’s new National Accounts Sales Manager for the U.S. and Canada. He will oversee both product sales and introductions for both Nora Lighting and NSpec, the architectural...
enLightenment Salutes Leaders, Legends & Luminaries of 2015
Ron Henderson: Manufacturer Luminary
Kirsten Recce: Retail Leader
Lisa Dixon: Retail Luminary
Michael Estrin: Sales Rep Leader
Fred Naimer: Retail Legend
Greg Kay: Manufacturer Leader
A life-long tinkerer, Tom Frampton, founder of Fanimation, loved working on an incredibly diverse assortment of projects from a young age. His family encouraged and rewarded his interest (how many other 7th graders had their own tool shed?), which...
Brian Slater: Lighting Rep Luminary
An accomplished interior designer, Beverlee Griffin of Deitch-Griffin & Associates in Lakeland, Fla., brought her design expertise to a retail lighting showroom for many years before she embarked on a trailblazing career as a female sales...
Sconces don’t have to be boring! The latest styles bring fashion to the wall while saving space and providing much-needed illumination.
Special “Ahead of the Curve” VIP Event Draws Crowd
Accent lighting & task lamps are just as necessary as ambient illumination, but they contribute to a room’s décor and serve their function without stealing the scene.