Lightolier was founded in 1904 in the early days of electric lighting. By the 1920's, the company published their first catalog. Lightolier introduced track lighting in the 1960's and continues to push new innovation with their designer LED portable lamps including both LED desk and floor lamps. Lightolier also specializes in recessed lighting and downlighting reflector technology. Their selection includes trim of every type, eyeball directionals, wet location rated versions, wall washers, and adjustable elbow designs.