ALEXANDRIA, PA and CALGARY, ALBERTA – Lighting Solution Development, a consulting firm specializing in the lighting industry, announced that it has entered into an agreement with ZING Communications, Inc. to acquire the media brand LightNOW, one of the leading voices in the rapidly changing lighting industry.
Developed by lighting journalist and educator Craig DiLouie, LC, CLCP, LightNOW—a media brand of his firm ZING Communications, Inc.—has covered news, trends, and events in the lighting field for 20 years. The brand includes a website, newsletter, and social media.
Lighting Solution Development, headed by 20-year lighting industry veteran David Shiller, provides a broad range of business development, consulting and recruiting services to help lighting businesses grow and become more profitable.
Under the terms of the deal, DiLouie will remain a contributor to LightNOW, supporting the new editorial team, headed by Suelynn Shiller, COO at Lighting Solution Development.
“I’m very excited to see David Shiller—a lighting industry veteran, insider, and expert—become the publisher of LightNOW,” said DiLouie. “I have absolute confidence that David and Suelynn will not only continue LightNOW’s excellent editorial tradition but take it to the next level with fresh insight and energy, making it even more relevant and useful for lighting practitioners both in the United States and abroad.”
David Shiller stated, “LightNOW has been a respected and trusted source of lighting industry news for 20 years, and Lighting Solution Development is very pleased to continue this tradition of excellence.” Shiller added, “We’re also thrilled that Craig DiLouie will continue contributing his articles and thought leadership to LightNOW.”
The companies said the acquisition is expected to complete in January 2022, subject to closing conditions. For more information about LightNOW, visit: www.LightNOWblog.com. For more information about Lighting Solution Development, visit: www.LightingSold.com.