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Bill Rancic, successful entrepreneur, television personality, best-selling author and "The Apprentice" winner, will present “How to Succeed in Business and Life” on Sat., June 22, at 10 a.m. in the WTC Hall of Nations during... read more
Jessica Oei was hired in dual roles as Tech Lighting’s Western Regional Sales Manager — covering California, Nevada, Arizona, Idaho, Washington, Oregon, Hawaii, Alaska and Western Canada — and as Tech Lighting and LBL... read more
The 2012 GE Edison Award is presented to Hervé Descottes, Jeff Taylor and Jessica Tchah of L’Observatoire International for lighting Vintry Fine Wines in New York City. A personalized Steuben crystal award for the winner of... read more
Ten award winners representing architectural lighting design projects from nine countries — the most diverse group of projects in recent memory — comprise the winners of the 30th Annual International Association of Lighting... read more
Lighting Science Group Corp. announced that in honor of Earth Day 2013, it has partnered with Rebuilding Together®, a national non-profit charity, to support the organization’s rebuilding of homes that were affected by... read more
Cooper Lighting announced the winners of the 36th Annual SOURCE Awards national lighting design competition. The winners were recognized at Lightfair Intl. 2013 held on April 22 in Philadelphia. Six professional awards and... read more
Rapper and DIY Network host Vanilla Ice has further expanded his lighting line to include eight new pieces, bringing the collection to a total of 14 exclusive chandeliers, sconces and wall mounts. Vanilla Ice is continuing... read more
Carolyn Kinder Intl. (CKI) named Rob Wilson as President and Chief Executive Officer, responsible for overall management of the global home furnishings design, licensing, and product development company, with its primary... read more
To combat the problem of potential additional energy-efficiency standards being imposed on ceiling fans in the near future, Fanimation has begun a nation-wide awareness campaign to oppose further regulating this already... read more
Elec-Tech Intl. Co. Ltd. (ETi), a publicly traded Chinese company, and ETi Solid State Lighting Inc., a U.S.-based, wholly owned subsidiary, at the opening of Lightfair® Intl. 2013  introduced a new line of residential... read more
At Lightfair® Intl. (LFI®) 2013, the world’s top designers, specifiers, engineers, architects, consultants and other industry professionals converge to discover all that is new and all that is next. Preceding and setting the... read more
In honor of Earth Day 2013, Barn Light Electric announces its Earth Day Upcycling Challenge. Simply create a unique, environmentally friendly, upcycling project and capture it with Instagram. Creative and innovative designs... read more
Alan and Mitch Colker have rescheduled their 33rd lighting seminar, which will feature Joe Rey-Barreau as speaker, to May 20, 2013. In this seminar titled “Critical Lighting Facts Every Lighting Associate Should Know To... read more
Presented by Residential Lighting and the Dallas Market Center, the 2013 Showroom of the Year Awards recognize excellence among lighting showrooms and will be handed out in three dollar-volume categories — revenue under $2... read more
NICOR hired John Dibble as its new Western Regional Sales Manager. Dibble comes to NICOR with 15 years experience in the electrical distribution and lighting industry as an outside sales representative and a branch manager... read more
California-based lighting and home accessory manufacturer Pacific Coast Lighting will unveil a brand new High Point showroom at the upcoming April Market. The new showroom, located at IHFC Hamilton Wing 203, is in a more... read more
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The social media landscape is littered with cautionary tales about mishaps occurring due to unclear guidelines. We tapped Leslie Carothers, CEO of The Kaleidoscope Partnership and its new business division, #SLOWDOWNSOCIAL:... read more
In a release published by the U.S. Energy Information Administration, recent shipment data show that sales of most specialty light bulb types, like three-way bulbs and appliance bulbs, have declined even though these bulbs... read more
To commemorate its 90th year of business, Yale Appliance + Lighting, Boston, is hosting a Pinterest treasure hunt for the month of April. CEO Steve Sheinkopf says he decided on this alternative way to celebrate because... read more
Clique Here Inc., brand manager for Donny Osmond Home, has signed a licensing agreement with Lamp Works for lighting. The design process is underway and products will be introduced at the Fall 2013 High Point Market.... read more

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