Lutron Electronics, designs and manufactures lighting control systems and related products, was incorporated in 1961 by Joel and Ruth Spira. Lutron holds over 2,700 worldwide patents. The company claims to be known for innovation, high quality control standards and increase productivity and safety. The company provides both residential and commercial solutions.
The privately held corporation is headquartered in Coopersburg, Pennsylvania. Lutron sales and service offices are located worldwide, with offices in London, Paris, Barcelona, Madrid, Berlin, Sao Paulo, India, Dubai, Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, Shanghai and Beijing. The company employed around 1,500 people. The revenue generated in the year 2010 was approximately USD 180 million.
Business Line, Product and Service Offerings
The company extended their product offerings from 2 to 15,000 products today. Lutron light control products range from individual dimmers to total light management systems. Lutron products reduce the energy consumption and thus, save energy as the company claims that the customers’ electric bills had reduced by USD 1 billion annually.
The company provides residential as well as commercial solutions. The products are categorized under various categories such as: Dimmers & Switches, Sensors, accessories, Single Room Controls, Whole Home Systems, Whole Building Systems, Shading Systems, LED drivers, Lighting Fixtures and Fluorescent Ballasts.
The company also maintains a customer service department, offering 24-hour technical support also.
The company has many commercial clients in various sectors. Few of them are – Central Illinois Regional Airport, United Airlines Red Carpet Room, National Marine Fishery Aquarium, Bank of China World Headquarters, Caesar’s Casino, One Whitehall Place (England), Boston Courthouse, Robert Giffard Hospital (Montreal, QC), New York Life, Lucent Technologies Boardroom (New York City), Mitsubishi (Japan).
The company had managed to maintain direct relationship with most of the partners. The major partners are – AMX, Bang & Olufsen, Control4, Elan, Home Automation, Inc., HomeLogic, Life|ware, Media Décor, NetStreams, Philips, Remote Technologies Incorporated, Russound, Savant, Stewart Filmscreen Corporation, Universal Electronics and Universal Remote Control. The wide ranges of partners are diversified into: OEM Fixture Partners and Hi-lume LED Partners.
- Joel Spira- Founder and Chairman
- John Longenderfer- President and General Manager
- Chris Murray- Senior Vice President
- Thomas Ike- Vice President
- Diva C.L dimmer got commercial Integrator BEST AWARD for Lighting and Environmental controls category in 2011.
- PowPak Dimming Module with EcoSystem was category Winner in 2011 LIGHTFAIR Innovation Award.
- Spira donated materials related to his company’s history to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of America History in a special ceremony on May, 2010.
Lutron Headquarters & Lighting Control Institute
7200 Suter Road
Coopersburg, PA 18036-1299