About Us

Your success is our success

Over the course of more than 30 years, National Specialty Lighting (NSL) has built a reputation as a trusted supplier of top-quality architectural and speciality lighting products for the American market.

From the latest in LED to tried-and-true traditional technologies, we’re proud to offer a broad spectrum of architectural and specialty lighting options including task lighting, linear lighting, general area lighting, landscape lighting, decorative lighting and more.

We ship daily from our fully-stocked warehouse in Tonawanda, New York – and through our network of stocking distributors across the United States – to ensure prompt delivery of our products when and where you need them.

At the core of everything we do is a deep commitment to you – our customer. You can count on us for innovative solutions that meet your needs and second-to-none service that leverages the skills, experience and knowledge we’ve gained over the course of three decades in the lighting business.

The NSL Promise

When you choose to work with us, you can expect:

Friendly, personal service
Friendly, personal service
Proven quality and reliability
Proven quality and reliability
Innovative solutions
Innovative solutions
Same-day shipping
Same-day shipping
Competitive pricing
Competitive pricing
Collaboration and partnership
Collaboration and partnership

Our Team

Tom Penton
Tom Penton

President

Tom had entrepreneurial aspirations from a very young age. He started a company called Magic Lite early in his career, which has grown it into a well-respected supplier of architectural and specialty lighting products in Canada. In 2013, Tom purchased National Specialty Lighting and has been running both organizations ever since.

Ian Smith Magic Lite
Ian Smith

VP of Business Development

With more than 30 years of experience in the lighting industry under his belt, Ian joined NSL in April 2019 as VP of Business Development. Thanks to his extensive experience and expertise, Ian is able to recommend and customize state-of-the-art lighting solutions for end-users, specifiers and contractors. He also shares his knowledge as an instructor for the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) and regularly speaks at IES functions.

Christian Galoiu
Christian Galoiu

Product Manager

As our Product Manager, Christian handles our product launches, creates technical documentation and marketing materials, and provides technical support and training for both inside personnel and customers. A licensed electrician with a Bachelors’ degree in engineering, Christian knows lighting inside out and backwards – and we’re so glad he’s part of our team.

Jen Zorony
Jen Zorony

Executive Administrator

As our Executive Administrator and Jill-of-all-trades, Jen uses her background in business administration and finance to expertly manage our office and handle our accounting, HR, purchasing and inventory. When not hard at work here at NSL, she enjoys reading, yoga, crafts and camping with her husband and two daughters.

…plus a knowledgeable customer care team, dedicated to providing the support you need, when you need it.

When you contact NSL, it’ll be a friendly individual on the other end of the line (or email), ready to answer your questions and provide the support you need to choose, install and use our products with confidence.

You Can Count On Us

We’ve earned our customers’ trust by consistently delivering:

Personal Service

…that leverages three decades of skills, experience and knowledge

Proven quality

…with independent third-party safety and performance test results to prove it

Innovative solutions

Customized to meet their needs, every step of the way

… and we’d be delighted to earn yours too. Click here to browse our range of architectural and specialty lighting products, here to find a sales agent – or here to contact our customer care team.

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