Graham Partners Names Louise Gardner, President of Smart Lighting Consulting, to Advisory Board

May 1, 2019 [addtoany]

TAMPA, Fla., April 30, 2019 – Smart Lighting Consulting (SLC), a leading lighting industry consulting agency, today announced the appointment of Louise Gardner as an Advisory Board Member by Graham Partners, a private investment company located outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Gardner brings over 25 years of leadership experience with proven results in business strategy; mergers and acquisitions; new product innovations; and sales and marketing for both specification-grade and commercial products.

“I’m excited about this opportunity to work closely with Graham Partners and its portfolio of companies,” said Louise Gardner, president, Smart Lighting Consulting. “Graham has a longstanding history of successful investments and I am proud to be a part of its team. For nearly two years, I have worked with Graham Partners with a prosperous lighting acquisition, then assisted the company with a successful marketing strategy and tactical plan.” Gardner’s diverse skill set includes extensive experience at senior executive level positions at diverse companies including Cooper Lighting/Eaton, Nora Lighting, The Toro Company, Kenall Manufacturing, USAI and SLV Lighting. Established in 2013, some of SLC’s consulting clients include Kenall Manufacturing, Graham Partners, Myer’s Emergency Power Systems, SLV Lighting and other confidential companies.

About Smart Lighting Consulting
Developed in 2013 after seeing a need for on-demand talent, Smart Lighting Consulting (SLC) delivers transformative benefits to many companies and executives who have adopted this powerful resource. SLC involves the ability to leverage exceptional resources and expertise to deliver solutions on an as-needed basis. SLC offers a widerange of on-demand resources include international business relations with Asia Pacific companies, mergers and acquisitions, product innovation, company strategy, code compliance, market intelligence and marketing collateral materials. SLC has a team of experienced marketing, graphic design and public relations people positioned to quickly create influential content for a variety of companies. Learn more at

Media Contact:
Karin Martin
Karin Martin Communications
(847) 754-5699

Company Contact:
Louise Gardner
President, Smart Lighting Consulting
(813) 382-5881