Lighting

New and Relocated Showrooms Set for Dallas Lighting Market

New and Relocated Showrooms Set for Dallas Lighting Market

DALLAS-Dallas Market Center has unveiled new, expanded and/or relocated showrooms for the upcoming International Lighting Market. New showrooms include Z-Lite, located in space 4943 of the Trade Mart; Impact Crystal & Home in space 304 of the World Trade Center; and Nova Lighting in space 4729 of the Trade Mart. Relocating companies are Sea GullMore »

Dallas Market Center Calls Attendees Home for the Holidays

Dallas Market Center Calls Attendees Home for the Holidays

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center announced it will again present a 4,200-square-foot, eight-room home furnished and decorated for the holidays during its Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, June 23-29. The home will feature products from showrooms throughout the Dallas Market Center campus and will be on exhibit in The Grand Pavilion at the Trade Mart. ChristmasMore »

Evolution Lighting Purchases Catalina Lighting

Evolution Lighting Purchases Catalina Lighting

MIAMI–Evolution Lighting, an affiliate of Boyne Capital Partners, has acquired the assets of Catalina Lighting through a section 363 asset sale under Chapter 11. The company is now Evolution Lighting, doing business as Catalina. Boyne is a private equity firm that acquires companies generating between $2 million and $10 million of cash flow, and focusesMore »

New Products, Inspiration and Value at Total Home & Gift Market

New Products, Inspiration and Value at Total Home & Gift Market

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center announced that the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, taking place June 23-29, will offer a record-setting level of smart business opportunities including new products, inspiration and value. New products will include thousands of product premieres across dozens of categories; inspiration with more than 70 special events including educational seminars; and valueMore »

Ron Radin Joins World Market Center

Ron Radin Joins World Market Center

LAS VEGAS–World Market Center Las Vegas has named Ron Radin as business development for lighting, reporting to Robert Maricich, president and chief executive officer, World Market Center Las Vegas. The lighting category has been growing for the market, and now has almost 75 companies representing this category. Radin is the owner and publisher of HomestyleMore »

Kathy Ireland to Appear at Pacific Coast Lighting Booth in High Point

Kathy Ireland to Appear at Pacific Coast Lighting Booth in High Point

CHATSWORTH, Calif.–Kathy Ireland, designer and brand partner of Pacific Coast Lighting, will make an appearance at the company’s showroom during the upcoming High Point Market. She will be at the showroom on Sunday, April 18, from 11 a.m. to noon to greet retailers and customers and talk about her line. Ireland’s products, including her designsMore »

Boughner Named Controller at Fanimation

Boughner Named Controller at Fanimation

ZIONSVILLEe, Ind.-Jay Boughner has been named to the new position of controller at Fanimation, the manufacturer and marketer of ceiling fans. Boughner will oversee the financial departments, as well as work with the customer service and order entry departments. Previously, Boughner was vice president, finance, and corporate controller for Long Electric Company, and supervisor ofMore »

McMahan Named WAC Lighting’s General Manager

McMahan Named WAC Lighting’s General Manager

GARDEN CITY, N.Y.–James McMahan has been appointed general manager and vice president at WAC Lighting, where he will initially be responsible for overseeing marketing. The company said in a statement that it plans for McMahan to manage all of its business operations by year’s end. He joins the company after 21 years with Schonbek LightingMore »