Leading Local Lighting Rep, Lighting Associates, Inc is Delighted to Announce the Merger of Sustainable Lighting and Controls

February 27, 2020 [addtoany]
Lighting Associates and Sustainable lighting and Controls have been selling and marketing in the Greater Houston Lighting market for the past 8 years. While technically competitors, both firms were marketing to very different market segments, each successful in their own specialty areas. As the firms continued to grow and evolve, overlap in this otherwise cordial market space started to overlap. Rather than compete, the firms made the decision to merge creating greater economies of scale and adding to the current strength of Lighting Associates, Inc – a lighting sales and design firm in the Houston market or over 53 years. The result will me a greater depth of market and increased sales for the manufacturers that we represent, while adding another layer of diversity and increased customer service for our clients

Lauren Hall the current owner of SLC will transition to LAI as the VP of sales for the Medical and Education vertical markets. A Native of Texas, Lauren has worked in the Greater Houston Market place since 2011. She holds various certifications for Historically Underutilized Businesses including HUB, SBA WOSB, WBENC and MBE. Her knowledge of the lighting industry and special vertical client base will allow her to use the full assets of LAI and the manufactures that we represent to dominate the verticals that she will manage. Lauren will also provide leadership in strategic sales and marketing planning, as well as, playing a key role in meeting the company’s aggressive growth goals The SLC team will be  building on the firm’s outstanding reputation for service and delivery to professionals and clients.

Chris Myers – President of LAI , said: “We are very pleased to have  the opportunity for SLC to join us as part of the LAI Team. The SLC team’s experience and expertise will be a great asset for the clients that we serve, for our manufacturers that we represent and principles and practices. SLC’s track record, experience, and contacts in the profession are second to none and we are thrilled to have them join the firm.

Lighting Associates, Inc. is a commercial and industrial lighting sales and marketing firm operating in the Greater Houston Texas Marketplace for over 53 years. Market segments include Architecture, Interior Design, Electrical Engineering, and to the Trade Only marketing to general Contractors, Electrical Sub-Contractors and Wholesale Electrical distribution.