Northern Illumination Company was started in 1999 as an Oregon based lighting manufacturer’s representative specializing in architectural lighting products and controls. We serve the commercial, industrial, residential and roadway markets by working with the design, distribution, contractor and government communities. Our mission is to represent quality lighting manufacturers and provide efficient service through a friendly and knowledgeable staff.

Purpose, Values & Principles

At NIC, we believe success is created by building and maintaining strong relationships with our clients, vendors and colleagues by treating each with dignity, empathy and respect. As a team, we provide industry leading services and sustainable solutions to creatively solve problems that build confidence and trust with our partners. As a representative, we promise to only offer products from manufacturers who share the same purpose, values and principles.

Employee Directory

  • Ed Slavin
    Direct: 503-893-1159
    Principal, Sales
    Email Ed
  • Kim Lindstrand
    Direct: 503-893-1167
    Principal, Sales
    Email Kim
  • Nate Hoke
    Direct: 503-893-1152
    Operations Manager
    Email Nate
  • Victoria Freeman
    Direct: 503-893-1155
    Email Victoria
  • Brian Senyo
    Direct: 503-893-1150
    Specification Sales
    Email Brian
  • Jim Miller
    Direct: 503-893-1165
    Specification Sales
    Email Jim
  • John Banks
    Direct: 503-893-1153
    Distributor Sales
    Email John
  • Jim Peters
    Direct: 503-893-1158
    Showroom Sales
    Email Jim
  • John Elzie
    Direct: 503-893-1161
    Lighting Controls
    Email John
  • Tim Hopper
    Direct: 971-570-5033
    Contractor - Distributor Sales
    Email Tim
  • Leslie Gompert
    Direct: 541-968-2622
    Sales, Southern Oregon
    Email Leslie
  • JD Stahr
    Direct: 503-893-1151
    Email JD
  • Ryan McNamara
    Direct: 503-893-1164
    Email Ryan
  • Katie Gould
    Direct: 503-893-1166
    Quotations Assistance
    Email Katie
  • David Wray
    Direct: 503-893-1157
    Specification Assistance
    Email David
  • Brenda McKinney
    Direct: 503-893-1154
    Project Management
    Email Brenda
  • Sarah Adams
    Direct: 503-893-1156
    Project Management
    Email Sarah
  • Caitlin Carpenter
    Direct: 503-893-1168
    Customer Service
    Email Caitlin