ALA Women in Lighting Committee to Commemorate Fifth Anniversary in Dallas at Lightovation

The American Lighting Association’s Women in Lighting (WIL) Committee will celebrate its fifth anniversary at a special reception Wednesday, June 21, at 5 p.m.

ALA Releases Consumer Guidance Document on Socketed and Integrated LED Light Fixtures

The ALA Engineering Committee recently released a guidance document designed to assist residential consumers in understanding the differences between socketed and integrated LED light fixtures. 

ALA Members Shine Among 2023 Lighting Showroom of the Year Finalists

Finalists for the 2023 Showroom of the Year Awards, honoring outstanding lighting retailers across North America, have been decided.

Hinkley Team Transitions with the Retirement & Hiring of Key Sales Role
2023 Lighting Magazine Hits Newsstands, Showrooms

The latest issue of Lighting magazine is now available on newsstands and in ALA-member showrooms across North America. 

Laurie Gross to Receive 2023 ALA Women in Lighting Leadership Award
ALA to Offer Advanced Lighting Layout Courses

In April and May, ALA will again partner with Peter Romaniello, IALD, to provide two advanced training courses on lighting layouts.

ALA to Host Virtual Residential Lighting Training Course This May

This May, ALA will again host its popular four-day, virtual Residential Lighting Training Course with instructor Joe Rey-Barreau, AIA, IES.

Hunter Lighting Utilizes Showrooms to Spotlight Brand

This January during Lightovation, Hunter Lighting debuted more than 600 SKUs, tripling the size of the line that initially launched in early 2022.

WAC Lighting Names Thomas Wang as Head of Asia Operations

Thomas Wang has been appointed as Head of Asia Operations for WAC Lighting and will lead manufacturing and marketing for domestic and international sales throughout Asia. 

Deadline Extended for ALA Women in Lighting Mentoring Program

Now in its third successful year, the popular program will match women from all facets of the industry who sign up by the April 10 deadline.  

2023 Integrated Home Competition Now Accepting Entries

The Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE) Integrated Home Competition is now accepting entries.

Renowned Workplace Strategist to Present at ALA Conference

During the 2023 ALA Conference in Lake Tahoe, Calif., Sept. 10-12, author and workplace strategist Jeff Butler will present two seminars focused on successful hiring and retention of high-quality, dedicated employees. 

ALA Members Earn Professional Accreditations

As of February 27, 2023, the following individuals have earned their Lighting Associate or Lighting Specialist designations.

Mike Oborny Earns ALA Certified Lighting Consultant Designation

Co-owner of Dallas-based Focus Design Company Mike Oborny is the latest ALA member to earn his Certified Lighting Consultant (CLC) designation.

ALA Appoints Larry Lauck as President and CEO

ALA announced the appointment of W. Lawrence (“Larry”) Lauck as the association’s next president and chief executive officer.

ALA Holds Lunch and Learn on Lighting Layout

As part of a new learning series, ALA will host its first lunch-and-learn event with lighting designer Peter Romaniello, IALD, owner of Conceptual Lighting LLC.

Upcoming Webinar on Title 24 Energy Code

ALA will host a webinar on single-ramily lighting and the requirements of the 2022 Energy Code (Title 24, Part 6).

ALA Members Honored During ARTS Awards

In a gala this January, Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, announced the winners of the 33rd ARTS Awards.

ALA to Host Industry Networking Events During Lightovation

During Lightovation, the ALA Women in Lighting and Young Executives groups will host networking events.