Robert Sterling Joins START Lighting as Sales Operations Manager

Englewood, CO, June 25, 2018: START Lighting is pleased to announce that Robert Sterling has joined START Lighting as a Sales Operations Manager focused on supporting START’s expanding rep network and serving the unique needs of contractors and facility / property management organizations.

Offering a comprehensive line of indoor and outdoor lighting fixtures designed to bring improved lighting to office buildings, apartment complexes, hospitals, schools, places of worship retail space and other commercial facilities, START marries energy efficiency with improved light quality and an innovative, modern design. This combination cost-effectively helps companies save money, improve security and enables a more productive workplace. Additionally, START’s in-house modification capabilities ensure that fixtures, and their mountings, are designed to fit each facility. Lighting fixtures can be modified to integrate sound, cameras, motion sensors and more.

Sterling brings an extensive background in the finance, construction and property management industries. Robb was the General Manager for one of the largest Commercial Demolition companies in Denver and grew the business by establishing relationships with local General Contractors, Property Management Companies and Real Estate Professionals. After leaving the commercial demolition industry, and prior to joining Start Lighting, Robb served as a Vice President at Chase Bank, and as the Construction Manager at Steelwave (Leasing & Property Management), managing projects in both Colorado and Seattle.

Said Jason Barbour, CEO of START, “Rob’s unique background of understanding contractors and the needs of facility managers will enable us to further assist our reps in the development of customized solutions for their distributors and customers.”



START Lighting manufactures high quality lighting fixtures for the commercial and industrial markets and is committed to selling through electrical and lighting distributors. Producing a broad line of standard and customized solutions, START Lighting provides innovative solutions to commercial and industrial lighting challenges. Through in-house design, engineering, modification and assembly capabilities, START can reduce product development time from months to weeks to modify and engineer custom-made lighting. To learn more and view our offering, visit to download our catalog.