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        Crestron Commercial Lighting Agency to Expand to Central California

        Jul 23, 2020

        Crestron Commercial Lighting Agency to Expand to Central California

        Kore Controls, a Crestron commercial lighting agency, expands its services to key construction market in Western United States

        Rockleigh, N.J. – July 23, 2020Crestron, the global leader in workplace technology, today announces that Kore Controls, a Crestron commercial lighting agency, will expand its services into Central California starting July 22, 2020, as a result of its rapid growth within Southern California. With this move, Crestron and Kore Controls will provide seamless and comprehensive support to the architecture, construction, and electrical industries in one of the steadiest construction markets in the West. The expansion of Kore Controls into Central California will include Merced, Mariposa, Mono, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, Inyo, and Kern counties.
        “Crestron is excited to support the expansion of Kore Controls, our Southern California agent, into Central California. Together, we are putting customers first, not shareholders,” states Bill Schafer, VP of Commercial Lighting at Crestron. “Kore Controls provides the focus and commitment to customer service that Crestron is looking for and also delivers the service required by most customers, without the burden imposed by many conglomerate manufacturers.” 
        “We are very pleased to expand our geographic focus to Central California” states Tom Fischer, Principal at Kore Controls. “Together with Crestron, Kore Controls will bring its customer-centric approach and operational strengths to an ever-growing market”
        Kore Controls is an independent lighting controls agency providing support for new construction, tenant improvements, and existing Crestron projects. Operated by a staff with combined Crestron experience of more than 85 years, Kore Controls will provide a unique approach for preplanning, implementation, and completion of projects. Services include comprehensive design, detailed order management, master level programming, and technical project support. This is an innovative approach to the agency model that has never been seen before in Central California.

        About Kore
        The KORE companies consisting of Kore Controls, Kore Logix, and Kore Design, operate as a single business unit to provide a comprehensive list of services for Crestron lighting controls. In February of 2019, Kore Controls became the Crestron lighting controls agency for Southern California and quickly expanded into the Central California market. Kore Logix has been a national service provider for Crestron since 2003 and allows Kore Controls to support both local and national accounts with a single point of contact. Kore Design focuses on working with electrical engineers and contractors to help design Crestron systems to meet all electrical codes while keeping systems easy to use and manageable for end-users.  
        About Crestron
        For more than 20 years, the Crestron lighting controls division has focused on growth through innovation, winning Crestron countless product innovation awards thanks to the hundreds of engineers and visionaries with commitment to push the boundaries of what’s possible. Deep, longstanding partnerships with the world’s technology giants such as Microsoft®, Intel®, and Texas Instruments® keeps Crestron on the cutting edge of solutions.
        Crestron’s world-class lighting controls production facilities manufacture products based on industry standards for 0-10V, DALI®, DMX, BACnet and tunable white solutions used in large high-rise buildings, stadiums, healthcare, hospitality, education, and government projects. To meet client needs, Crestron has developed multiple lighting control delivery methods including wireless, app-based, centralized, distributed, and integrated room solutions. 
        Crestron products are supported by more than 90 fully staffed offices providing sales, technical, and training support across the globe. In addition to the World Headquarters in Rockleigh, New Jersey, sales and support offices are located throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Australia. Discover Crestron by visiting
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