Archive | June 2015

Generation Brands Promotes Matt Vollmer to President and Chief Sales Officer


Skokie, Ill (PRWEB) March 25, 2015

Generation Brands, the parent company for Feiss-Monte Carlo, LBL Lighting, Tech Lighting and Sea Gull Lighting, has promoted Matt Vollmer to President and Chief Sales Officer.

Matt has been instrumental in helping to grow all of our brands under the Generation Brands umbrella, according to Generation Brands Chief Executive Officer Josh Weiss. He is an excellent strategic partner and will no doubt help us craft a path through these incredibly exciting times in the lighting industry. Matt is a passionate advocate for our customers and representatives and will ensure that we continue to offer them the best experience possible as Generation Brands continually strives to be the easiest with whom to do business.

Vollmer has been with the company for more than 13 years.

New Tech Lighting Sales Manager

Holly Graves has joined Tech Lighting as the brands new Western Region Sales Manager, based in Los Angeles. Her coverage area includes Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming and Western Canada. Prior to Tech Lighting, Graves was an outside sales representative for Feiss-Monte Carlo while running her own sales agency, GD Studios, where she grew sales of several lighting and home d

Lamps Plus Announces Custom Decorative Pillows in Art Print Designs


Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) February 28, 2015

Lamps Plus introduces a new line of custom decorative pillows in art print designs, available in both pre-selected and design-your-own color combinations. The pillows are printed-to-order and hand-filled in the company’s California workshops and feature more than 50 different unique art options ranging from classic sculptural details to a selection of modern and retro graphics.

“If the past was about consumers following trends, the future is about consumers creating them,” explains Dennis Swanson, President and CEO of Lamps Plus. “The new art print pillows join a growing selection of lighting and decor that can be personalized using our Design Your Own tool.” This unique web feature allows users to custom specify patterns and colors across a wide range of lamps and lighting fixtures, as well as wall art and, now, decorative pillows.

Each custom art pillow is filled with a 95/5 down/poly-blend mix. Two pillow cover types are currently available: an all-white canvas design and white canvas front with beige micro suede sides and back. The new Lamps Plus art print pillows are available for $ 59.95 at: http://www.lampsplus.com/products/category_home-textiles/type_decorative-pillows/feature_art-print-pillows/.

About Lamps Plus

For more than 30 years, Lamps Plus has been synonymous with excellence in the retail lighting industry. Established in 1976, Lamps Plus is the nation’s largest specialty lighting store, with dozens of retail locations throughout the western United States. In 2014, LampsPlus.com was named a Top 10 Housewares/Home Furnishings e-tailer and a Hot 100″ world’s best retail website by Internet Retailer Magazine. Together with its retail locations, the company serves customers nationwide with the largest selection of functional and decorative lighting fixtures, accessories, furniture and home decor. This selection includes hundreds of products, ranging from traditional chandeliers to the latest in home decor, available exclusively from Lamps Plus. The company also holds several patents for innovative lighting. Services offered include in-home lighting consultations, in-store workshops and installation from expert, licensed electricians. American Lighting Association certified designers are available to offer product recommendations and advice in all our stores, by phone or online at LampsPlus.com. The Lamps Plus family of websites also includes 55 Downing Street and Lamps Plus Open Box. Visit the official Lamps Plus website: LampsPlus.com.