Fourth Annual Market Choice Awards Winners Announced


– Competition includes largest collection of new products at June Lightovation –



DALLAS – June 22, 2017 – Dallas Market Center, Lighting & Décor magazine and enLIGHTenment magazine announced the winners of the fourth annual Market Choice Awards during Lightovation - Dallas International Lighting Show. A record number of new products from leading lighting manufacturers participated in the Market Choice Awards, which showcased new product introductions for June 2017 in six categories: Bath, Chandeliers/Pendants, Outdoor, Ceiling Fans, Portables, and a new-for-2017 category, Technology.

Hundreds of lighting buyers from across North America cast their votes online, via the Lightovation app, and at special interactive voting kiosks. The winners are as follows:

Bath: Grant from Savoy House

Ceiling Fans: Kona from Savoy House

Chandeliers/Pendants: Heywood from Hinkley Lighting

Outdoor: Beckett from Hinkley Lighting

Portables: South Hope Portable Bluetooth Outdoor LED Lantern from Kichler

Technology: Aether Color-Changing Shallow Housing Downlight from WAC Lighting

“We are honored to recognize the forward-thinking and innovative manufacturers delivering so many new products at the summer edition of Lightovation,” said Cindy Morris, president and CEO of Dallas Market Center. “It is because of companies like these that we have such a robust and successful June event.”


The June edition of Lightovation is an important destination for buyers who are looking for new products. In fact, a buyer survey conducted during the most June show found that the majority of buyers attend Lightovation to discover new products.


Because of an impressive number of new lighting product introductions, buyers flock to the largest residential lighting show in North America, making it an excellent opportunity for the Market Choice Awards to recognize the best of the best.


To learn more about Lightovation, download the free Lightovation app or visit the Lightovation page of the Dallas Market Center website. Keep abreast of the latest developments by following the #Lightovation hashtag on social media or via Dallas Market Center’s FacebookTwitter, SnapChat, Instagram, and official blog, The DMC Daily Dose.


About Lightovation

Lightovation is the largest residential lighting trade event in North America and unites the leading global lighting manufacturers with thousands of lighting retailers and other businesses devoted to the sale of lighting fixtures and systems, portable lamps, ceiling fans, lighting controls and home automation products. The twice annual event is hosted at Dallas Market Center, home to more lighting manufacturers than any other marketplace and a catalyst for wholesale trade, business education and networking.


About Dallas Market Center

Dallas Market Center is a global business-to-business trade center and the leading wholesale marketplace in North America connecting retailers and interior designers with top manufacturers in home décor, furniture, gifts, lighting and fashion. Inside its dynamic, five million square foot campus near downtown Dallas, nearly 200,000 customers from all 50 states and 85 countries seek industry trends, business education and new products via open-daily showrooms and from exhibitors participating in trade events held throughout the year. The Dallas Market Center website is available at