July 13, 2012
-- Brownlee Lighting announced the completion of their 16,000 sq. foot building expansion. The new addition, located at 4600 Dardanelle Drive, has doubled inventory storage capacity and is home to an additional wet spray and a new powder coating system. Office space was also increased with multiple new offices, including a larger conference room and two R&D rooms.
Tom Brownlee, Vice President of Brownlee Lighting, stated “This capital investment will enhance our ability to quickly ship fashionable, functional, and affordable luminaires by expanding product offerings, increasing parts inventory, and expediting the painting process.”
Brownlee Lighting, a manufacturer of energy-efficient lighting, was founded by Thomas M. Brownlee in 1977 after receiving a business tip from President Ford while visiting the White House for briefing on the ongoing energy crisis as President of the American Chamber of Commerce Executives.
For over 30 years, Brownlee Lighting has been at the forefront of energy efficient lighting. From our humble beginnings in a garage making fluorescent conversion kits to our state-of-the-
art manufacturing facility in Orlando, FL, we have made it our goal to provide outstanding service to the hospitality, healthcare and multi-housing industries,educational institutions and commercial developments such as office parks and shopping centers. In addition, we have a complete line of ENERGY STAR® fixtures for the residential sector as well as Buy American Act compliant products that are qualified for use by the U.S.military and other government agencies.