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Candela Controls, Inc. Announces New Team Member

Posted on November 4, 2019 by alariedesign.

Candela Controls, Inc., headquartered in Winter Garden, Florida, announced today the addition of Michael Lay to the Candela team.

“I am absolutely delighted to be joining Candela, the premiere entertainment systems integrator in North America, and supporting the rest of the team and their customers in a systems engineering and project management role,” stated Lay.

A 37-year veteran of the lighting industry, Lay has deep industry knowledge, having worked previously in various engineering and project management roles during his time at Production Arts, PRG, Strand Lighting, Color Kinetics and Philips/Signify.

Lay will be working closely with President and co-founder, Bill Ellis and General Manager, Dale Ward to support the strong growth that they have been experiencing in their entertainment and architectural project business.

Candela is well positioned to take this step, having earned a reputation as one of the foremost “value added” systems integrators for any venue requiring lighting controls. Providing solutions to gaming, healthcare, hospitality, houses of worship, academic, museums, theatrical and theme park venues, Candela has become among the premier providers of control systems throughout the United States.

“We have been thinking about expanding our team for quite some time and we couldn’t be more excited to have Mike join our growing team here at Candela. Mike’s strong lighting background and project experience will provide our customers with some great insight and valuable experience,” says Ellis.