WAC Lighting hosts first-ever Landscape Lighting Summit

Event held in Port Washington, N.Y.

WAC Lighting L to R: Todd Goers and Jesse Couillou of WAC Lighting; Efrain Ramirez of Lux Outdoor Lighting; Daryl Cook, landscape lighting guru; Jim Plummer of The Property Company; Patrick Laidlaw of WAC Lighting; Patty and Paul Gosselin of Night-Scenes; Bob Odynsky of Foegley Landscape, Inc.; Justin Veal of Texas Nightscapes; Felix Martinez of Bella Luci; Carl Foust of Rainmaker Irrigation; John Gillespie of Outdoor Lighting Perspectives; Ben Biggadike of Ben Biggadike & Associates; Bob Byrd of A & E Electrical Services; Scott Hulihan of Hulihan Territory; Patty Hinkle of Contract Electric, Inc.; Ric Sinclair of Hulihan Territory; Gordon Hinkle of Contract Electric, Inc.; Shelley Wald, president of WAC Lighting and Dirk Wald, vice president of WAC.
PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. - WAC Lighting, manufacturer of outdoor lighting, hosted its first Landscape Lighting Summit in November, which included landscape contractors and other industry professionals from around the nation. The event was held at WAC Lighting Headquarters in Port Washington, N.Y.

The event was designed to introduce a key cross-section of landscape professionals, including electrical engineers, irrigation professionals and landscape contractors, to the WAC Lighting Company and its WAC Landscape Lighting brand. The conference shared information on current products, new LED technologies, and concepts for lighting fixtures that were not currently in the marketplace.

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“We were very impressed by this distinguished group of landscape lighting pros and their thoughtful interest in our new product line of forward-thinking LED technologies,” said Shelley Wald, president of WAC Lighting. “Our experience in the landscape industry has been above and beyond everything we imagined it would be. This visit only fueled our passion for inventing more exciting products that will solve challenges they face daily in their work.”

Since the event, a few of the attendees were polled for feedback.

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 "The homeowners are delighted with the wide offering of WAC luminaires, and the fact that the lumens can be increased or decreased to fit the homeowners taste," said Ric Sinclair, Hulihan Territory, Jacksonville, Fla. "In one case we are lighting a 150-year old massive Oak with seven Spots at full capacity. This Oak display is blowing away everyone who sees it. The owner told us that of the $2 million dollars he spent on this renovation, it is by far the best investment on the job.”

“Such a good experience and wonderful people," said Bob Odynski, Foegley Landscape Inc. "The owners, Shelley and Dirk, could not have been nicer people."

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