Mlazgar Associates to Represent Universal Lighting Technologies in Four Midwestern States

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 19, 2017) – Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., a global leader in lighting and a member of the Panasonic Group, is pleased to announce a partnership with Mlazgar Associates to be an authorized distributor of its complete line of innovative lighting products.

Based in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, with offices in Waukesha, Wisconsin, Mlazgar Associates will represent Universal in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and South Dakota. For more than 50 years, Mlazgar has provided customer-oriented service through all phases of a lighting project – initial design development, specification, quotation, project management, system commissioning and warranty issues. The company offers synchronized lighting solutions designed to resolve virtually any lighting challenge, from hospitality to healthcare and beyond.

“We are excited to partner with Mlazgar, which is committed to bringing the latest innovations in lighting, controls and technology to its expanding customer base,” said Donna Taylor, vice president of sales, central region for Universal Lighting Technologies. “Mlazgar has played a significant role in the completion of number of impressive projects across the upper Midwest and we look forward to seeing how they will incorporate Universal’s advanced lighting solutions in future applications.”

Mlazgar will offer the full Universal line from ballast to LED high efficiency solutions. Nashville, Tennessee-based Universal Lighting Technologies is a recognized global leader of the shift to LED and is invested in LED product development with North American manufacturing. It is operated by Panasonic Lighting Americas Inc.

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About Panasonic Lighting Americas, Inc.
Panasonic Lighting Americas, Inc., a subsidiary of the Panasonic Group, operates Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. and Douglas Lighting Controls, two market leaders in the industry. Together, Douglas and Universal provide customers with the most advanced lighting controls and LED components available today.

About Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc.

Seventy years ago, Nashville, Tennessee-based Universal Lighting Technologies was founded and became one of the first companies to manufacture fluorescent ballasts. Today, Universal engineers LED solutions for commercial lighting applications as well as linear fluorescent, compact fluorescent, HID, and eHID components. The company is regarded across the North American lighting industry as an industry leader through its commitment to innovation, quality and customer service.