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DESIGNER NIGHT

Last week we hosted our 5th Designer Night that focused on Innovations in Lighting. Ron Henderson, the founder of Varaluz, and Bryan Swindler, the Western Regional Sales Manager of Legrand were our guest speakers for the evening that provided insight on the latest in lighting design development and lighting control technology. Over eighty guests attended and enjoyed refreshments and appetizers provided by The Butler Did It Catering Co and had a chance to networked with industry professionals. Our Sponsors also showcased some of their new and exciting products during the evening. Door prizes were also handed out during the night such as an iPad Mini, Celebration of Lights Dinner Cruise, Foodie Tour, Seaplane Tour, Bard-B-Q & Fireworks, Dinner & Comedy Show, and more.

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About the Guest Speakers:

Ron Henderson is not only the owner, but is also highly immersed in every aspect of Varaluz, from product inspiration, design, manufacture and packaging. His extensive involvement at every phase of creating a product and his fierce environmentalism frames the workmanship and ethics of Varaluz, and makes him truly unique in the lighting industry.

Bryan Swindler is the Western Regional Sales Manager of Legrand, and has spent much of his career with technology based products. His technical background offers insight to the future of Whole Home Products and the growing sophistication of wifi technology.designer night 2

 

Our Sponsors:

Our night would not have been possible without the help of our staff and our sponsors. Special thank you to: Legrand, Varaluz, The Rubinet Faucet Company, Cerno, Tech Lighting, Kichler, Sonneman, Riobel, Kuzco, Fine Art Lamps, Wac, Maxilite, Hubbardton Forge, and Standard.
We also thank everyone that attended and hope you enjoyed the evening as much as we did! designer night 3   designer night 4

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Winner 2012 Showroom of the Year

Winner 2012 Showroom of the Year

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.”