Next month’s International Lighting Market, held in conjunction with the Dallas Hospitality & Contract Design Show at the Dallas Market Center (DMC) January 14-18, will boast many new and expanded showrooms. In addition, there will be educational seminars presented by the American Lighting Association (ALA) at $49 for members and $74 for non-members. To register, visit the ALA Web site (www.americanlightingassoc.com).

New Showrooms

Blackjack Lighting, 4-4432.12 TM 
Crystal World, 3-3353 TM 
Lattrel Canada, 4-4432.10 TM 
Origina Canada, 4-4432.14 TM 
Spotlight America, 4-4432.05TM 
wakaNINE 4-4432.11 TM 

Expanded/Relocated Showrooms 

Avenue Lighting, 3-3521 TM
Bulbrite, 3-3525 TM
Crystorama Lighting, 3-3503 TM
Fanimation, 4-4943 TM
Golden Lighting, 4-4909 TM
LED Inspirations, 4-4531 TM
Norwell Lighting, 3-3531 TM
StarFire Lighting, 3-3515 TM
Zeeve Lighting, 4-4535 TM
Z-Lite, 4-4600 TM

 

Lighting buyers and exhibitors are invited to attend the Lighting After Dark party at the Sheraton Downtown (the official market hotel for the lighting industry) on Thursday, January 15 at 9 p.m. to enjoy cocktails and networking with fellow lighting professionals, manufacturers, buyers, and reps. Although the Sheraton is sold out, special discounted rates may still be available at other hotel properties; interested buyers should email Amy Galindo at agalindo@mcmcmail.com. The 26th annual ARTS Awards, organized and co-founded/produced by ART and DMC, will be held – for the first time – on Friday evening, January 16. The black-tie event will be held at the Hilton Anatole, beginning with cocktails at 6 p.m. and followed by dinner and the awards presentation.