Since 1969, Electro-Matic has helped transform American industry by supplying automation components and solutions to leading U. S. manufacturers. Today, Electro-Matic continues to leverage the value of emerging technologies by developing practical applications for industrial, commercial and retail markets. As a technology company, we help our customers turn innovation into value. As a one hundred percent employee-owned business, our customers enjoy the benefit of a supplier partner intently focused on delivering strong value-for-value relationships.
When considering an LED lighting upgrade for an existing parking lot, the options probably seem endless. The starting point though is to ask yourself if the better option is to either replace the all of the parking lot fixtures or simply retrofit existing fixtures with LED bulbs? Keep reading to understand how to retrofit LED lights for parking lots.
Reducing energy consumption and teaching employees how energy is consumed in commercial settings are becoming popular methods to increasing business profits. This includes a whole building approach—not just looking at equipment, but the design and employee culture within the business. Evaluating all of these angles is the best way to reach significant savings on your energy bill. Below are some of the best ways to reduce energy consumption in commercial settings.
An electronic message center (EMC’s) is a powerful advertising tool that is continuing to gain momentum in the sign industry and is a proven winner for many businesses alike. If you want to sell EMC’s effectively, you’d better master some sales techniques you probably haven’t had to use before.
Sit in on the agenda as we will cover how to find prospects, creating the need for EMCs, making EMCs affordable and how to sell with the power of numbers. Explore the process, strategy and the mindset behind selling EMCs to make the biggest impact on your prospects.
In this webinar, James and Jeff will share techniques and practices based on them selling hundreds of displays and overcoming objections. Find out how EMCs are debatably, stronger than the word of mouth.
Jeff Bauman has applied technology-driven solutions to business problems over the bulk of his career. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Syracuse University in 1973 and began his career as an Applications Engineer for the Collins Radio subsidiary of Rockwell International in Richardson, Texas. Sales, marketing, and management positions with Litton Industries and Rockwell’s Commercial Avionics business followed.
Jeff joined Electro-Matic in 2005 to help migrate the company’s core LED business from the industrial to the commercial sector, and currently configures and delivers LED digital signage and lighting solutions to businesses throughout Ohio.
James Baker earned his B.A. in Communication and Marketing from Saginaw Valley State University in 2003. He began his career in corporate marketing & sponsorship with the Detroit Pistons and Palace Sports & Entertainment in 2003. After spending 5 years with the Detroit Pistons, in 2008 he joined Electro-Matic Products, Inc becoming a member of their Visual Products sales team. Since then, James has held several positions with Electro-Matic including in 2009 becoming Regional Sales Manager of Chicago, IL Territory and most recently in 2013 Visual Products Commercial Sales Manager.James has extensive experience in LED technology. Having completed projects with LED Displays and Lighting all over the country.
The importance of understanding how dimmers work and which ones to use has never been more complicated than it is now, due to all the different choices available. The introduction of LED lighting to the mass market has changed the dimming style to what used to only be available for fluorescent
light fixtures. Continue reading to answer the underlying questions: How do LED dimmers work?
When deciding to upgrade your parking lot lighting from traditional high intensity discharge (HID) lighting to LED make sure you consider adding controls to maximize savings, further reduce the break-even point on your investment, and optimize the sustainability in your workplace. There are many ways LED lights can be controlled and scheduled. Below are five common methods of how to control parking lot lights when using LED lighting. These options can either be installed as a stand-alone system or can be combined to increase the energy savings even more.
Topics: LED Lighting
When you have parking lot lights to replace or install, it’s critical to make a plan of where to place all of them throughout the parking lot. There are many factors to consider when it comes to safety, visibility, and logistics of installation. Read the rest of this post to determine optimal placement for your parking lights.
Topics: LED Lighting
One of the first questions a new sign company owner asks is "How do I price my signs?" The more complex the design, the more expensive the final cost of the sign will be. Listed below are the main factors of pricing Outdoor LED Signs.
Let’s face it; at one point or another, your TV-watching experience has unfortunately been interrupted by a low-budget local car dealership commercial featuring some owner yelling special deals at a rate so fast that it’s hard to process. Needless to say, these types of advertisements aren’t very effective; if anything, advertisements like that put their dealership on your list of places to avoid.
Luckily, there are some marketing ideas that have proven to be effective for car dealerships all over the country that outperform the traditional radio and TV advertisements (and often cost much less!). Read more to find out about 12 car dealership marketing ideas to try.