A Night of Light: Lutron Offering National Networking Events for Influencer Communities

Lighting control manufacturer Lutron Electronics is pleased to announce 'A Night of Light' - a series of free, national, networking events for the influencer community being held at Lutron Experience Centers throughout the country.

Coopersburg, PA (June 6, 2011) - Lighting control manufacturer Lutron Electronics is pleased to announce 'A Night of Light' - a series of free, national, networking events for the influencer community being held at Lutron Experience Centers throughout the country.


These wine and cheese -style receptions are open to architects, builders, contractors, electricians, interior designers, lighting designers, remodelers, residential system providers and homeowners. Attendees are encouraged to network with potential clients and other local providers in a non -competitive environment, while learning about the energy -saving benefits of Lutron's total home and building solutions.

Event dates and Lutron Experience Center locations are as follows:

June 23rd in Irvine, California (6:30 -9:30pm)
September 15th in Seattle, Washington (5 -8pm)
October 13th in Washington, DC (6:30 -9:30pm)
November 3rd in Plantation, Florida (6 -9pm)
December 8th in Coopersburg, Pennsylvania (6 -9pm)

An inaugural Night of Light reception, held in New York City in May, drew close to 200 industry professionals. Of the evening, Lutron window systems provider Gary Reinhart of CMI Interiors said, "Thanks for hosting the Night of Light event at the showroom. The turnout was significant and I did manage to meet a few new faces and make a couple of new architectural contacts. Please keep us in mind for future events."

Contact designersolutions@lutron.com with any questions, or to register for an event.

About Lutron Electronics (www.lutron.com)
Lutron Electronics, headquartered in Coopersburg, Pennsylvania, designs and manufactures energy -saving lighting controls, automated window treatments and appliance modules for both residential and commercial applications. Its innovative, intuitive products can be used to control everything from a single light, to every light, shade and even stand -by power in a home or commercial building. Lutron products make any space more versatile, while enhancing ambiance, comfort and productivity. They also save energy and make light bulbs last longer, making them an eco -friendly addition to the home and workplace. Founded in 1961, Lutron estimates that the installed base of its products saves the nation nearly 10 billion kWh of electricity, or approximately $1 billion in utility costs per year. Lutron manufactures more than 16,000 energy -saving products, sold in more than 100 countries around the world.

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