• Lighting and Imagination: One Man’s Road to Success

    In 1960, Harry Gilham, not quite 30 years old, had worked for four years in Dalton, GA, for a plumbing supply company with a small lighting department that he had established. A Navy veteran and graduate of Emory University's Goizueta Business School, Gilham had a plan to start his own lighting company, and he walked into an Atlanta bank with confident expectations