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Thayer Expands Their Family

We’re feeling lucky today…and pleased to spotlight two team members who play key roles in the growing success of our business. Congratulations on your promotions, Matt Honson (at left) – Assistant Operations Manager, and Raphael Gonzalez – Site Manager!

Thayer Lighting Moved!

You may not know that Thayer Lighting recently moved to a much larger space at 959 Industrial Court in Loves Park. We’re growing and so is our team: Five more just earned LS1 Lighting Specialist Certification from the National Association of Independent Lighting Distributors. Here we are celebrating; drop by anytime!

Karl Arvidson of Thayer Lighting receives LS1 certification

Karl Arvidson, Operations Manager at Thayer Lighting, Inc. recently completed the Lighting Specialist 1 (LS1) examination and received LS1 certification from the National Association of Independent Lighting Distributors (NAILD). The certification program tests a candidate’s retention of key concepts in the understanding of light and lighting fundamentals, and is part of an on-going certification program…

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Tips for Avoiding Consumer Energy Fraud

With so many energy choices now available in the marketplace, there are now savings for residential, as well as commercial and industrial customers. But consumers are often confused by all the options, which may open the door to potential fraud from telephone and door-to-door solicitors. Learn how to avoid fraudulent offers. Retail Energy Group Issues…

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Bright Ideas: Improving Your Bottom Line with Cutting Edge Lighting Technology

Light Emitting Diodes (LED’s) allowed us to upgrade from massive computer monitors the size of a microwave oven to slim, light models two inches deep, and are now becoming the go-to technology to replace incandescent and fluorescent lighting. Almost daily, manufacturers discover new innovations making LED’s even more efficient and versatile. Let’s examine what sets this new…

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Thayer Lighting Earns National Certification

Thayer Lighting, Inc.,received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Development Center – Chicago, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). The WBENC national standard of certification implemented by the Women’s Business Development Center – Chicago, is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the…

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Thayer Completes Project for Camera Store

Thayer Lighting has recently completed a lighting upgrade at Lundgren’s Camera and Video in Rockford, IL. As a camera/video retailer, the retailer had taken great care to ensure that their sales floor lighting was as even and balanced as possible. However, after the retrofit was completed by Thayer Lighting, Lundgren’s Executive VP Ron Johnson stated,…

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