Since Lightserve's inception, we have grown with our customers' needs from our lighting maintenance roots to a leading provider of lighting, control and IoT solutions. Growth has been achieved both organically and through acquisitions resulting in today's Lightserve being comprised of over 50 employees and three branch locations in the Carolinas serving local, regional and national customers across the United States. Our future remains bright as we continue to grow and evolve our business to meet our customers’ and the market’s ever-changing needs. 


December 2013
Initial purchase of Lightserve

The ownership group was presented an opportunity to purchase a niche lighting maintenance company.


April 2015
Purchase of Lighting Energy Solutions "LES"

Diversification into lighting projects was needed for continued growth and to better support existing maintenance customers.


May 2016
Purchase of Elite Lighting

Further diversification into distribution was achieved through the acquisition of Elite Lighting, allowing direct access to vendors for better pricing and improved margins.


March 2017
Lightserve opens branch in Charlotte, NC

The acquisition of Elite Lighting afforded Lightserve the opportunity to open an additional branch in Charlotte, NC


January 2018
Purchase of Maintenance X3

The acquisition further diversified Lightserve's lighting maintenance customer base with direct access to a regional bank in the Southeast.


December 2020
Purchase of Illumetek

The acquisition of Illumetek created an industry leader in the lighting space with unique logistical and operational expertise and strong end user relationship.


May 2021
Purchase of Genesys Global

The acquisition of Genesys Global's C&I division provides significant growth opportunities through continued diversification.