CannonDesign’s Sara Schonour is featured in the recent Facility Maintenance Decisions article, “Lighting Upgrades: Planning Projects That Deliver.” The piece outlines key steps building owners and managers need to talk to ensure lighting system upgrades are successful relative to cost, sustainability and organizational goals.

Here is a brief excerpt while the full article can be read online.

“When we have a manager who is aware of changes in technology, often that’s a real win-win because they can help us convince the rest of their group why we may need to spend a little more money up front for an LED system or a robust lighting control system, said Schonour. “They understand what the benefits are going to be on the back end in terms of maintenance and energy bills.”