Tower Lakes, IL (January 13, 2009) — Lightswitch, a premier provider of lighting design services, has announced the formation of a new division, Lightswitch Architectural, to be headed in Chicago by long time design team member, Avraham (Avi) Mor. Mor has also become a full Partner of Lightswitch.
“Avi has been an incredible asset from the moment he joined us five years ago,” comments Lightswitch Principal, John Featherstone. “We are delighted to be able to recognize his importance in the current and future growth of the company. While we have been actively creating lighting environments for architectural projects, Lightswitch is known for innovation and creativity at events, exhibits and in the entertainment arena. Calling out the focus on architectural projects will further enhance the importance of lighting design to this important business segment.”
Mor holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Architectural and Theatrical Lighting design from the University of Kansas and has earned his LEEDTM accreditation. He is actively involved in the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) as President of the Chicago section, and is an associate member of the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD), American Institute of Architects (AIA) and a LEEDTM Accredited Professional.
Lightswitch is an industry leader in designing dynamic and exciting lighting environments for live events and architectural installations. A design consortium, Lightswitch provides a full range of creative and planning services to an ever-expanding base of clients. With offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Orlando and San Francisco, Lightswitch is committed to the pursuit of excellence in all aspects of the lighting design process. Founded in 1993, Lightswitch is celebrating fifteen years of providing innovative, dynamic and responsible lighting and media design for exhibits, entertainment, events, museums and architecture. For more information about Lightswitch visit www.Lightswitch.net.