enLIGHTenment – The Lighting Industry Trade Publication

Goombay Bash Is a Smash Success

The 15th annual Goombay Bash, billed as a “Caribbean Festival to Find a Cure for Cancer,” exceeded all expectations this weekend when the gala soared past its goal of generating 15% more revenue than its record-breaking amount last year. Held at...

Halco Lighting Hires Rob Freitag

Halco Lighting Hires Rob Freitag as Director/Product Development Norcross, Ga.-based Halco Lighting Technologies has tapped Rob Freitag as its Director of Product Development. Freitag has 25+ years of product and marketing management experience...

ELK Group International Acquires Lamp Works

ELK Group International Acquires Lamp Works

At the fall High Point Market, lighting and home décor retailers were upset to learn that Carol Stream, Ill.-based Lamp Works had shut its doors. The company was founded in 1994 by Laurie Winter, who was later joined nine years later by her brother...

Enjoying the evening's festivities are (from left to right): Jess Wiedemer, President & COO of Hinkley Lighting; David Stark, President of Lighting Concepts Int'l; Harlan Crow, Chairman of Crow Holdings; Bill Winsor of Dallas Market Center; Rick Wiedemer, CEO of Hinkley Lighting; and Eric Wiedemer, Vice President of Hinkley Lighting.

Dallas Market Center Congratulate Bill Winsor and...

To officially congratulate Bill Winsor and Cindy Morris on their new positions within the Dallas Market Center — Morris will take over Winsor’s previous long-time role as President and CEO and Winsor will begin a new role as Chairman Emeritus...

Illuminating Engineering Society of North America

Mark Roush Assumes Presidency of the IES

On July 1, Mark Roush takes the post of President of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IES), the international leader in lighting education, standards, publications and professional development. Roush succeeds Paul Mercier. In...

Bob Rosenzweig- Aamsco

Aamsco’s 40th anniversary

Bob Rosenzweig, founder of AAMSCO, sits down with enLIGHTenment Magazine to discuss how his business grew from a bulb importer to a manufacturer


Made In America

Here are some of the domestic lighting manufacturers whose products are available to retailers.