Every year your humble editor sits down with executives in our industry to better understand their companies and their strategy. Below are the C-Suite interviews we conducted at LightFair 2022:
Cooper Lighting Solutions: Kraig Kasler
0:30 – Give our audience an update on how the two companies are working together.
2:32 – Tell us about what you are doing with 3D printing.
3:33 – How does 3D-printed luminaire process work?
4:33 – What components do you 3D print yourself?
5:13 – Where does the 3D printing take place?
5:32 – What are some other products you are showing at LightFair?
7:06 – What is the state of the lighting economy right now?
8:21 – Will you take any steps to prepare for a possible upcoming recession?
Current: Chip Taylor
0:19 – Tell us about the integration between Hubbell Lighting and Current.
1:00 – Explain the difference between the GLI and HLI portfolios.
1:45 – Talk about the management team at Current.
3:01 – What is the state of the lighting economy right now?
4:03 – How is Current handling any issues/difficulties relating to business in China.
5:10 – What products are you displaying at LightFair?
PureEdge Lighting: Gregory Kay
0:17 – Tell us a little bit about who you are.
2:10 – Tell us about the two products that won innovation awards.
4:08 – What is RGB + TW?
6:54 – How important is the lighting designer to your business?
7:56 – How are supply chain issues affecting you?
8:12 – Are we headed towards a recession?
StrongLED: Lawrence Lin
0:47 – What is StrongLED?
1:37 – How has StrongLED been investing in the science of lighting?
3:05 – How do you utilize AI, IoT, and cloud computing?
4:36 – What is the scale of your projects?
7:33 – How does your system help nightshift workers?
10:46 – What kind of fixtures do you produce to help with circadian rhythms?
13:40 – Tell us about your research with circadian rhythms and body temperature.
17:50 – In your research, do you work with any organizations like the WELL Building Institute?