Charlotte International Partners Inc. was established in 2003 by Jack and Charlotte Smith.  Jack has been working in the Lighting Industry since 1969. He has worked as a theatrical lighting designer, residential lighting showroom manager, manufacturers representative and for the past 21 years as an importer of European and Asian commercial lighting. Specializing in solid state LED lighting, Jack is considered one of the premier authorities in LED lighting systems. Jack and Charlotte travel extensively throughout the world searching for innovative lighting designs and the latest advances in the rapidly changing solid state lighting technology. 




Charlotte International Partners is partnered with some of the industry's most respected commercial lighting manufacturers. We are responsible for the sales, marketing, logistics and distribution of their products. With more than eighteen  years experience with LED and driver technology, Charlotte International Partners represents some of the world's largest commercial LED lighting manufacturers.  Combined with their other lighting factories, Charlotte International Partners offers one of the the largest selections of LED lighting in the USA. Our products are offered to the professional lighting industry by a network of the nation's leading manufacturers reps covering all the major metropolitan areas.



A major part of our business is supplying many of America's retail chains with specialty lighting for their new and remodeled stores. As the preferred lighting vendor of some of the largest retail chains, CIP offers a vast selection of specialty lighting in all styles at factory direct prices. Our vast manufacturing capabilities and decades of design experience make us the clear choice for all your retail lighting needs. If you can imagine it, we can design it, manufacture it, and supply it to your store locations on time and within budget. We've received numerous awards from some of the nation's largest retailers for our outstanding service. We would love to share our experience with your company.

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