Pournaras to Become President of WattStopper
Dean Pournaras has been appointed president of WattStopper, manufacturer of energy-efficient lighting controls. The change in leadership is a result of past president Jerry Mix's resignation, as he will be joining Finelite as its chief executive officer starting Jan. 1, 2012.
Peter Y. Ngai
"I don't think you can separate me from lighting," said Peerless Lighting's Peter Ngai. "Lighting is my life, period."
Stanley Russell McCandless
May 9, 1897—August 1967
A look at some of the people who have helped to steer architectural lighting design.
Govi Rao Joins Lumenoptix Board of Directors
Noveda Technologies CEO Govi Rao has joined the board of directors at Lumenoptix, the Montgomeryville, Pa.—based manufacturer of retrofit luminaires.
Xicato Continues to Expand Executive Team
Solid-state lighting company Xicato has appointed Tom Foster as vice president of worldwide sales. Foster brings more than 25 years of experience in high tech sales, and will assist the company in strategizing new ways to increase revenue and market share across Europe, Asia, and the Americas...
Creeley Appointed Dir. of Residential Sales at Bulbrite
Brian Creeley has been promoted to director of residential sales at Bulbrite. Creeley has been with the company for seven years and most recently served a national sales manager. In his new position he will support Bulbrite's agencies throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Den Daas Joins Luxim Board
Industry veteran K.R. (Kaj) den Daas has been named to Luxim's Board of Directors. Den Daas was most recently chairman of Philips Lighting North America and the executive vice president of Philips B.V. of the Netherlands.
Antonio Riley, executive director of the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority, has been selected as a regional administrator for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Q & A with Cynthia A. Parker, president and CEO of BRIDGE Housing
CYNTHIA A. PARKER is president and CEO of BRIDGE Housing, one of California's leading affordable housing developers.