Industry veterans Bill Ellis and Steve Helliker, formerly with Bash Lighting Services in Orlando, FL, have opened a new company, Candela Controls Inc. The firm will look to four core areas of business development: entertainment lighting systems engineering and installation, commercial/industrial lighting control systems, lighting control system service and maintenance, and residential automation and lighting control.

Says Ellis, "Our goal is to become a unique and leading fixture in the entertainment and commercial lighting system industry." Contact Candela at 711 Business Park Blvd., Suite 101, Winter Garden, FL 34787; phone: 407/654-2420, fax: 407/654-4757.