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MaxLite Creates New Lighting and Technology University


West Caldwell, New Jersey---To help utilities, distributors, specifiers, customers and other industry professionals better understand the latest developments in the lighting industry, MaxLite® has created the “MaxLite Lighting and Technology University” (MLTU) to develop and deliver seminars, webinars, video conferences and other presentations on the latest LED lighting technologies. MaxLite® is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of the award-winning MaxLED® line of innovative LED luminaires and lamps.

“Our presentations on LED lighting technology are very topical and on everyone's mind right now,” said MaxLite Director of Product Marketing Pat Treadway. “Many of our customers and colleagues are interested in learning about the most current aspects of lighting and technology, regulations, rebates and products that will help them drive sales and improve their bottom line.”

In addition, the MLTU provides up-to-date product information on MaxLite’s innovative MaxLED line of luminaires and lamps, as well as Induction, HighMax and CFL products, and general and energy efficient lighting technologies and their applications. The University also provides training to new hires, manufacturer representatives and attendees at lunch-and-learn events. To access the MLTU, visit or locate it under the Resources dropdown menu of

MaxLite has already delivered presentations to a broad range of lighting and energy professionals across North America. DOTs, IES chapters, university officials, municipalities, factory managers, lighting distributors and specifiers, and other key business executives, administrators and public officials have attended events. MaxLite is planning an extensive schedule of events throughout the year, and custom sessions are available upon request.

The MLTU also hosts monthly webinars on the third Thursday of each month, in which thousands of electrical distributors, utility workers and facility managers are invited. MaxLite’s Webinar Library features many topics including: LED Parking Garage and Fuel Station Fixtures; Induction Lighting; Commercial Outdoor Lighting; DLC Product Certifications that Increase Your Bottom Line; LED Flat Panels; Scotopic Lumens; and more. PowerPoint slides, Q & A sessions and videos are also available. To view MaxLite’s online Webinar Library, click on

In the future, the MLTU plans to offer continuing education units (CEU) to attendees at select events.

An image of the MLTU conducting a custom training session is available in our press kit:

About MaxLite (
Inheriting global manufacturing and marketing expertise that dates back to 1955, MaxLite was one of the first movers into LED technology in the industry. Committed to energy efficiency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year in 2009, MaxLite established the MaxLED® brand, an extensive line of indoor and outdoor lighting fixtures featuring innovative LED luminaires and lamps using the latest state-of-the-art LED technology, ranging from the award-winning Flat Panel collection, to the best-selling outdoor lineup, Plug-and-Play light bars and lamps.

Out of the company’s two main distribution centers, conveniently located in West Caldwell, New Jersey and Rancho Cucamonga, California, MaxLite ships products within the continental United States within one to three days on standard orders. Through MaxLite’s innovative research and development capabilities in its California office, MaxLite continues to be at the forefront of energy-efficient technologies. For more information about MaxLite and its products, call 800-555-5629, fax 973-244-7333, email, or tweet us at

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