Monthly Archives: February 2020

Colleen Visage Serves on Dallas Lighting Market Board of Governors

The Dallas International Lighting Show announced the election results and appointments for the Lighting Board of Governors, including a new Chair, Nathan Frampton of Fanimation. Progress Lighting congratulates Colleen Visage, Vice President of Product Development for her continued term on the Board, which serves as a governing body to consult and advise Dallas Market Center, […]

Design Tips for Industrial Lighting: The Medal Pendant

While the Medal Pendant has a distinctly industrial flair, it was designed to transcend the utilitarian warehouse stereotype so that it can be used in many settings. Dan McGinty, lead designer for the Medal pendant, had definite ideas about the industrial design elements he wanted to include: double prismatic glass, a thick hanging cord, an […]

Behind the Design: The Medal Pendant

Have you ever wondered how designers get their ideas for our beautiful lighting? Ideas don’t fall from the sky: sometimes, the creative process can be years in the making. Dan McGinty, a product designer for Progress Lighting, shares the inspiration behind our new Medal pendant, which had its genesis in the designer’s beloved Yamaha scooter […]