enLIGHTenment – The Lighting Industry Trade Publication
Hermitage Lighting Gallery Nashville

Hermitage Lighting Gallery The True Nashville Star

 A weekly game of pinnacle, the advent of the hot plate, and the growing availability of household appliances all played a role in Hermitage Lighting Gallery’s evolution in Music City. There are several unique things that can only be found in...

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Generation Next: Succession planning among family

Independent family-run lighting businesses face some challenges that publicly held corporations do not.  One of the most emotionally complex involves hiring relatives and considering succession planning among family.       In the ’90s...

2 Lanes South American-Picker

2 Lanes South: Interview With David Phillips

David Phillips of 2 Lanes South takes a rare late afternoon break from fabricating his unique lighting line to elaborate on the hallmarks of hand-craftsmanship, his lighting collaboration with American Pickers star Mike Wolfe, and his adopted city...

Niermann Weeks Partners with Visual Comfort

Visual Comfort & Co. Partners With Niermann...

Houston-based Visual Comfort & Co. has inked a licensing partnership with renowned Millersville, Md.-based designer and manufacturer Niermann Weeks. The new lighting collection will debut at Visual Comfort’s High Point Market showroom in...

Denise McGaha Appointed Currey and Co Brand Ambasador

Currey & Company Appoints Denise McGaha as...

Bob Ulrich, VP/Sales & Marketing for Atlanta-based Currey & Company, has appointed Denise McGaha as Brand Ambassador. This newly created position will enable the company “to build a deeper connection and awareness with our...

FC Lighting

Robert Fleisher Joins FC Lighting

Bruce Bukas, President & Founder of FC and SSL Lighting recently announced the appointment of Robert Fleisher as Strategic Markets Director. For the past 32 years, FC Lighting has been custom manufacturing commercial indoor and outdoor lighting...

Universal Lighting Technologies

Universal Lighting Technologies Hires Juan Carlos...

Nashville-based Universal Lighting Technologies has named Juan Carlos Vazquez as its international agent representing the product line in Mexico. “With over two decades of experience, Juan’s knowledge and expertise within the sales and...

ART Schedules Fun Night at High Point

ART Schedules Fun Night In High Point

Accessories Resource Team, the creative home furnishings network and trade association, has announced the return of a popular High Point Market networking event: Bowling Night! The ART Fun Night is scheduled for Monday, October 20 at 7pm at the High...

American Lighting Association: Dick Upton

Thank a Lighting Superhero

With some exceptions, September is traditionally the time when students go back to school and expand their education with a step up to another (grade) level of learning. The same is true for lighting professionals who attend the annual American...

GWA Lighting: architectural lighting

GWA Lighting

About GWA Lighting The firm was founded in 1968 by Raymond Grenald, who helped pioneer the practice of architectural lighting as a profession. He promotes the fundamental belief that light has a distinctive effect on human behavior.  In 1976, Lee...

Omni Nashville-Grenald Waldron Associates

Omni Hotel: Music City Marvel

This year’s ALA Conference – held at the Omni Nashville Hotel – has a unique bonus: it connect to the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum as well as the recently renovated Convention Center featuring an award-winning lighting...

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Holiday Home Decor 2014 Collection

Give customers many reasons to come into your showroom as they get ready for holiday entertaining. These gifts & accessories accent the “most wonderful time of the year.”       Harper & Hound: The unique retail display –...

Mirror Masters acquired by ELK Group

ELK Group Acquires Luxury Mirror Supplier Mirror...

Nesquehoning, Pa.-based ELK Group International has added Mirror Masters Company to its roster of companies which span the lighting and home furnishing categories through such brand names as ELK Lighting, Dimond, Lazy Susan, Sterling, Bailey Street...

Lighting-One expands membership

Lighting One Expands Membership & Convention...

Earth City, Mo.-based Lighting One has added 60 members and grown to 207 member locations throughout North America over the past few years. “One change that is has become apparent is that we need more quality time as a group – not only...

Surya Launches Think Pink Promotion

Surya Launches “Think Pink” Promotion...

For the second year, Calhoun, Ga.-based Surya has partnered with the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) to help increase awareness of breast cancer and the need for early detection and treatment.           From now...

ART appoints new president and VP sales and marketing

Susan Andrulis & Kellee Hollenback Hammond...

Charlotte, N.C.-based ART – the creative home furnishings network and trade association formerly known as the Accessories Resource Team – has appointed Susan Andrulis, National Sales Manager of IMAX, as its new President and Kellee...