James Coles

E: jamesc@internationallights.com

T: 1-732-765-2993

As a Principal of International Lights, James brings over 26 years of experience in the lighting industry to offer the highest level of service to our clients. Originally from the United Kingdom, James moved to the United States in 2010 while working for Zumtobel Lighting in several sales managerial roles including Executive V.P. of Sales, he most recently served as Chief Executive Officer of Zumtobel Group Americas. He is passionate about keeping up with the latest trends in lighting from both an aesthetic and technological standpoint. Through his education in Marketing and Economics and through his deep relationships with distributors and contractors, James has a firm grasp of the commercial elements that play a key role in every step of design to securing a project. Now, James utilizes his expertise in all facets of lighting for the ever-growing New Jersey market, allowing him to provide creative and innovative lighting solutions. Away from work, James enjoys spending family time with his wife and children. He also enjoys staying active by cycling the trails around his New Jersey home and the occasional round of golf.