Growing Sales Leadership Across North America

Lumato Lighting Appoints Boyd Corbett as the New Director of Business Development of the Eastern Sales Territory

Houston, TX – Lumato Lighting

( announced today that Boyd Corbett has joined the company to further develop their growing portfolio of agency sales within the Eastern half of their North American Sales Territory. Boyd Corbett is well known within the lighting industry, having held executive sales and marketing positions with a variety of leading companies, including a decade of successive roles at Philips Lighting and as National Sales Manager for Belfer Lighting Group. During his twenty-five years in the lighting market, Boyd has spoken extensively on architectural and Solid State Lighting subjects; and has developed continuing educational programs for several companies.

Boyd Corbett joins Lumato Lighting as the Director of Business Development to continue Lumato Lighting’s recent success providing Architectural Linear LED Lighting Solutions for a wide variety of North American customers. Boyd believes that “Lumato Lighting is a vibrant, young company with great leadership in engineering, marketing and management. They have developed a quality product line with a unique combination of features desired by the specification community. I am honored and excited to join Peter (DallePezze, President) and the outstanding Lumato Lighting team.”

Boyd Corbett resides in Arlington Heights, Illinois and has been an active member of IESNA since 1986. He has served on the Board of Directors in two capacities as Treasurer (2002-2006) and as Regional Director (2006-2008), (2013-2015) and (2015-2017). While serving as IESNA Treasurer, Boyd also served the Board as Chairman of the Finance Committee. Boyd is also the past President of the Chicago IES Section and he continues to work with its Board of Managers to serve the local lighting and architectural community.

A Light Affair

Lumato together with our local agent, Ewing Foley was pleased to be one of the 80 manufacturers showcased at A Light Affair in San Francisco on June 18.    The event was co sponsored by the local IES chapter and  PG&E and held in the Pacific Energy Center on Howard St.  It attracted over 500 industry professionals including lighting designers, engineers who specify lighting, architects and interior designers.

Louis Kahn’s Class of 1945 Library: Phillips Exeter Academy

Louis Kahn’s Class of 1945 Library: Phillips Exeter Academy


Designed by Louis Kahn, Phillips Exeter Academy’s Class of 1945 Library has occupied a central and cherished place on the campus since it opened in 1971. It is widely considered one of the most significant 20th century buildings in America. A comprehensive Master Plan for the Library building was undertaken by Ann Beha Architects in 2013 and will be completed in 2015. As part of this plan, a series of ‘pilot projects’ were identified, designed to test proposed renovation assumptions. The first of these projects, a Library Commons on the ground floor, was completed in 2015, providing a café and group study spaces.

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Lumato Wins Designer Lighting Award At AIA Chicago


Designer editors unveil the Top 3 Lighting Product submissions from last week’s AIA 2014 in Chicago.

On June 25-28, 2014, Designer staff was on hand in Chicago for the annual American Institute of Architects (AIA) convention and exposition at McCormick Place. A number of exhibiting companies answered Designer’s call for entries for the “Top 3 Products” from AIA in five categories: AV Technology, Building Materials, FF&E, Lighting, and Signage & Wayfinding.

 SQ2 – By Lumato Lighting

The SQ2 by Lumato, is an architectural LED, suspended linear luminaire that provides superior light quality, distribution and lumen options, in a small, 2.5-inch-square package. The SQ2 features ultra-wide indirect light distribution to provide an evenly illuminated ceiling and wider spacing of light fixtures, recessed connection point between cable and fixture to eliminate the visibility of hardware and create a sleek look, and light output equivalent to that of an existing 1, 2, or 3 fluorescent lamp fixture.

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Lumato Set For Global Launch At AIA Chicago 2014

If you are in Chicago for the AIA Convention, stop by booth #2514 to learn more about Lumato.

Lumato will also be participating in the Expo Chat Pilot Program, so come visit us on the expo floor, and have an in-depth conversation about LED technology and its impact upon lighting.