Eurofase Names Paula Panchisin Vice President of Sales - Home Improvement

Eurofase recently announced the promotion of Paula Panchisin to Vice President of Sales – Home Improvement Channel. 

Vienna Lighting and Jack Helbert to Represent Nora Lighting Showroom Sales in East Coast

Nora Lighting has appointed Vienna Lighting & Jack Helbert of Ohio, as the company’s showroom representatives for Ohio, Kentucky, Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Internationally Recognized Success Strategist to Speak at ALA Conference

The 2022 ALA Conference in Austin, Texas, Sept. 11-13, at the Austin Marriott Downtown will feature expert speakers highlighting a range of topics related to lighting, business, and personal growth. Internationally recognized keynote speaker and success strategist for high-performing leaders and teams, Betsy Allen-Manning, founder of Motiv8u Enterprises, will present a breakout session and speak during the Women in Lighting event on Monday, Sept. 12.

ALA to Host Virtual Residential Lighting Training Course this September

ALA’s popular training course, designed to help members earn their Lighting Specialist accreditation, will be held this September through a series of live, virtual classes.

Clark Linstone to be Inducted into ALA Lighting Hall of Fame

The ALA Awards and Recognition Committee announced Clark Linstone, COO of Lamps Plus, as the 2022 inductee into the Lighting Hall of Fame.


Eurofase recently announced a new addition to its sales management team, Chris Bourke, National Sales Manager – East.

Government Engagement Opportunities for ALA Members

ALA members are encouraged to participate in the following opportunities related to government engagement and policy. Additionally, ALA's Government Engagement Committee recently initiated a membership campaign to bolster its roster and include more voices from across the industry in setting its public policies. Learn how you can get involved.

ALA Conference Speaker to Highlight Effective Priority Management, Leadership Tools

The 2022 ALA Conference, set to take place at the new Austin Marriott Downtown hotel Sept. 11-13 in Austin, Texas, will feature a lineup of impressive speakers covering topics vital to succeeding in today’s business climate.

CSA Group to Host Power Lunch at LightFair

Learn from industry experts about current trends and challenges in UVC, Horticulture, and Cybersecurity, and learn how CSA Group can help you with testing and certification for your lighting products.

Hunter Fan Company Shares Hunter Lighting™ at Dallas International Lighting Show

Hunter Fan Company recently announced it has expanded its legacy of craftsmanship and design into ceiling and wall lights with the official release of Hunter Lighting™.

Kellee Hollenback Hammond of Varaluz to Receive ALA Women in Lighting Leadership Award

The American Lighting Association’s (ALA) Women in Lighting (WIL) Committee recently announced the 2022 recipient of the Women in Lighting Leadership Award (WILLA) is Kellee Hollenback Hammond, Vice President of Sales at Varaluz.

ALA Government Engagement Update

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) published a long-awaited final rule officially establishing a minimum efficacy standard of 45 lpw for lamps.

ALA Seeks Assistance in Recognizing Lighting Industry HEARTS Award Nominee

The Accessories Resource Team (ART) and Dallas Market Center (DMC) recently announced they will again celebrate the HEARTS award category during the 33rd Annual ARTS Awards in January 2023. 

ALA to Host Committee Meetings This June

Each winter and summer during Lightovation, ALA hosts committee meetings.

Quorum International and Cyan Design Announce Collaboration with Celebrity Designer Tamara Day

Quorum International and Cyan Design recently announced a partnership with celebrity designer Tamara Day.

Succeeding the Legacies of Lighting Manufacturing

These days, mergers and acquisitions are commonplace, supported by strong industry interest and performance, availability of capital, and low interest rates.

ALA June Lightovation Schedule Announced

This June during Lightovation, ALA is hosting various events focused on bringing members together.

ALA Tech Forum

Join us and invite others interested in the technical aspects of residential lighting for this unique chance to discuss technical information with others in the industry and to get your questions answered.

Send an email to for the invite.

Program to Develop New Fixtures to Improve Sleep, Health and Well-Being.

Work one-on-one with the Light & Health Research Center (LHRC) at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York City to develop new fixtures for your product line as well as lighting design recommendations to improve sleep, health and well-being. 


ALA Conference Keynote Speaker to Offer Insight into Real Estate Industry

During the 2022 ALA Conference in Austin, Texas, Real Estate Consultant John Burns will share his firm’s views on the shifts in the housing market, digging into the details of what is happening across the country.