June 26th 2012 Vancouver, B.C. On June 21, 2012, Norburn Lighting and Bath is proud to announce it was selected as winner of the Showroom of the Year Award at a cocktail reception on the opening night of the Dallas Intl. Lighting Market. The awards were sponsored by Residential Lighting and Dallas Market Center.
One retailer was honored as Showroom of the Year in one of three dollar-volume categories, as well as three specialty categories. Each dollar-volume category had up to 10 finalists. Norburn Lighting and Bath was selected as winner of the Revenue $5 Million and Over category. To view all of the winners of the third annual Showroom of the Year Awards visit http://www.residentiallighting.com/2012-showroom-year-winners-announced
Three geographically diverse retail, visual display and marketing experts judged the finalists and winners. This year’s judges included Michelle Lamb, Chairman of Marketing Directions Inc. and Editorial Director of The Trend Curve, Eden Prairie, MN; Jon Schallert, President of The Schallert Group and founder of Destination University, Longmont, CO ; and Crystal Vilkaitis, Director of Social Media for SnapRetail, Vista, CA. Judges praised Norburn Lighting & Bath for their “investment in a new luminaire theatre space,” as well as for their customer service strategy.
Norm Brown, CLC, Marketing Manager for Norburn Lighting commented “I truly appreciate this recognition, it is a real honor. Our staff and their commitment to their craft are really what make our stores distinctive. They’re all professional, ALA certified lighting specialists. They set us apart from the competition.”