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Why Shop at Your Locally Owned Lighting Store

Why Shop at Your Locally Owned Lighting Store

Finally, choosing to shop at your local lighting showroom supports your local economy. Local businesses return more than three times as much money per dollar of sales to the local economy than chain stores. They employ millions of Americans, having accounted for 63 percent of all net new jobs over the past 20 years, according to the Small Business Association.

Texas Bright Ideas - A Family Here to Help You

Texas Bright Ideas - A Family Here to Help You

As the trio of siblings grew up and started their own families, it was only a matter of time before they came together to open a business, Texas Bright Ideas. With their combined experiences in homebuilding, Doug and Connie purchased a small lighting showroom in Harker Heights, Texas in 1999.

From Ashes to Award Winning: A Father/Son Success Story

When Marty Bursky’s entrepreneurial fever took hold in the early 1990’s and he decided to open a lighting company, he had a certain vision in mind of what his store would look like. Cleveland Lighting kept in line with his vision for almost 15 years, until a fire destroyed the entire showroom. Although the fire devastated Marty’s showroom, Marty and his new business partner, his son Matt, decided to turn their misfortune into opportunity. The building that contained only ashes and rubble two years ago is now an award winning lighting showroom that houses more than 2,000 light fixtures from across the globe.

Independent We Stand
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