Residential Lighting presented rep Michael Estrin with this honor.
Rep and President of Estrin-Zirkman Sales Agency, Michael Estrin, is the winner of this year’s Residential Lighting Industry Leadership Award. Residential Lighting Editor-in-Chief Nicole Bowling presented him with this award during the Lighting & Fans event in Chicago on Sept. 24.
Residential Lighting presents its Industry Leadership award to an individual who exemplifies service and leadership in the lighting industry. Nominees were announced in the May issue and magazine readers voted online for the winner. Past winners include rep Richard Alan of Richard Alan and Assoc.; Larry King of Capital Lighting in Columbus, OH; Clark Linstone of Pacific Coast Lighting; and David Director, President of Connecticut Lighting Centers.
Estrin is an almost 30-year lighting industry veteran and is respected by manufacturers, distributors and his peers alike. He’s very active with the American Lighting Assn., currently serving as the Chair of the Board of Governors.
"I am thrilled and honored to receive this award," Estrin says. "Spending a lifetime in the lighting industry has been a very fulfilling experience. Although we are a big industry, we're a tight community, and I'm proud to be a member."
To read the full profile article on Estrin, click here.