Madison Wisconsin best lighting
Advanced Knowledge:

  • ALA Lighting Specialist
  • UW Madison School of Business

Design Advice:

Tom

Owner - 20 years of lighting experience

Tom is doing his level best to pretend he’s in charge of a remarkable and talented group of specialized designers who are too sympathetic to tell him otherwise.

Advanced Knowledge:

  • ALA Lighting Specialist
  • Indiana University

Design Advice:

Patti

Owner - 20 years of lighting experience

Patti is also affectionately known as Knick-Knack-Patti-Whack for her focus on accessory buying and our world class showroom merchandising.

Advanced Knowledge:

  • ALA Certified Lighting Specialist
  • First Job: "Brat Babe”, Montello Foods

Design Advice:

  • Two rules for a successful lighting design:
  • 1. Don't tell people everything you know.
  • 2.

Danielle

Lighting Specialist - 17 years of lighting design experience

Danielle’s singular professional focus has been in lighting, but we can’t understand how she keeps her amateur status in all things fun.

Advanced Knowledge:

  • ALA Certified Lighting Specialist
  • Madison College Interior Design degree
  • First Job: fireworks sales, Uncle Sam’s

Design Advice:

  • Creativity is no substitute for knowing what you're doing.

Connie

Lighting Specialist - 12 years of lighting design experience

Connie is both an accomplished artist and holds an interior design degree. We’re not sure she ever even uses her left brain.

Advanced Knowledge:

  • ALA Certified Lighting Specialist
  • First Job: ice cream scooper, Happy Joe’s

Design Advice:

  • A room without lighting is like, you know, night.

Mary Ellen

Lighting Specialist - 17 years of lighting design experience

Mary Ellen has over 20 years of experience designing, building and selling model homes. She must have started when she was 10.

Advanced Knowledge:

  • ALA Certified Lighting Specialist
  • First Job: seafood chef, Nino’s Steakhouse

Design Advice:

  • Warning; only half of all lighting designers are good at math, and the other two-thirds don't care.

Dan

Lighting Specialist - 36 years of lighting design experience

Although Dan’s focus is on multi-family projects and production builders, he’s actually better suited for motorcycles, ribs, and county music.

Advanced Knowledge:

  • First Job: dance instructor

Design Advice:

  • When your only tool is a hammer, every problem looks like a nail.

Roberto

Technical Support and Service - 27 years of lighting related experience

It’s really hard to narrow what “Berto” does down to a singular job title or description, but we know when he’s done, whatever the problem was will be fixed.

Advanced Knowledge:

  • ALA Certified Lighting Specialist
  • UW Stout, Interior Design
  • First Job: cleaning specialist, Champion Cleaners

Design Advice:

  • Teamwork is essential; it allows you to blame someone else.

Lovisa

Lighting Specialist - 10 years of lighting design experience

Lovisa’s prior experience working for a home builder proves invaluable when the all too cryptic construction lingo starts flying. With her there’s never any confusion that blind nailing is nailing performed by the visually impaired or that a butt joint is…well you get the point.

Advanced Knowledge:

  • ALA Certified Lighting Specialist
  • Dominican College, Racine WI
  • First Job: waitress at Imperiali’s

Design Advice:

  • Nothing is as bad or as good as it seems; work with it, change it, update it, make it yours.

Sue

Lighting Specialist - 11 years of lighting design experience

Sue has rejoined us after a 5 year vacation, completely refreshed and ready to address all your lighting questions and needs.

Advanced Knowledge:

  • Madison College Interior Design degree
  • ALA Certified Lighting Specialist

Design Advice:

  • When remodeling money talks; unfortunately all it ever says is good-bye.

Meghan

Lighting Specialist - 4 years of lighting design experience

Clearly born to be a lighting designer, don’t be fooled by her youthful energy and charming personality. If you give Meghan a project, you’d better get out of the way!

Advanced Knowledge:

  • University of Minnesota, BA
  • ALA Certified Lighting Specialist
  • First Job: Warehouse Activity Facilitator (grunt), Madison Lighting

Design Advice:

  • Accessorizing counts as exercise!

Tyler

Lighting Specialist - 2 years of lighting design experience

Tyler is excited about returning to Madison and joining the family business , but he didn't anticipate he'd still have to do five push-ups for every minute he's late.

Advanced Knowledge:

  • ALA Certified Lighting Specialist
  • Interior Architecture Degree - UW Stevens Point
  • First job: cheese cake baker

Design Advice:

  • Trust yourself, you have better taste than you think you do!

Mallory

Lighting Specialist - 1 years of lighting design experience

Being both an interior architect and a doll house enthusiast and builder, leads us to categorize Mallory in her own sort of Design/Build department. No project is too big or too small!