Western’s 2018 Contractor & Distributor Trip to Lutron HQ
Western lead a contractor trip with 27 customers to visit New York City, and Lutron Electronics headquarters in Coopersburg, PA.
Attendees were treated to a day and a half of sightseeing in New York City before heading to Coopersburg for two days of intensive Lutron commercial products training.While in New York City, our group visited landmarks such as Times Square, Grand Central Station, the 9/11 Memorial Pools and Freedom Tower, and ate at La Mela Restaurant.
During our time at Lutron in Pennsylvania, the team took a break from the classroom to catch a LeHigh Valley IronPigs (Triple-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies) baseball game. Our customer Jeremy Talarico got to throw out the first pitch!
On day one at Lutron HQ, the group toured the Palladiom line at the Lutron Brookdale Facility and then spent the rest of the day in Coopersburg learning about Lutron’s award winning commercial systems including Vive: the new modular, wireless lighting control solution that is easy to use, and provides simple control components that eliminates many steps over a traditional solution and instantly meets Title 24.
Other subjects included Lutron’s Quantum system (which has designed as a whole building solution for total light management), Energi Savr Node QS, and Grafik Eye QS Wireless.
The attendees also took tours of the testing lab, Experience Center, and Tech Support.
Companies in attendance included: City Electric Supply, WW & Son Electric Inc.,Graybar, Helix, Walters, AB Electrical Services, CED, Inde Electric, Advance Electric, West Coast Electric, Desert Electric, Lasalle Electric, Gexpro, Sasco, BuyRite, Greenage Electric, and Sunwest.
Thanks to everyone who took the time out of their busy schedule to spend time with our team and learn more about the advantages of Lutron!