Eaton to Demonstrate Energy-Saving, Advanced Solutions for Smart, Reliable and Safe Homes at 2016 International Builders’ Show

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Power management company Eaton will showcase innovative lighting, power
management, wiring devices and residential solutions for the building
and construction industry at the 2016
National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders’
Show® (IBS)
, January 19 to 21, in Las Vegas, Nevada, at the Las
Vegas Convention Center. At booth C5016, visitors can meet with the
company’s experts and see its latest technologies designed to save time,
money and energy for residential home building.

“Energy codes continue to raise the bar and drive new levels of energy
efficiency and electrical safety,” said John Krause, senior manager,
Eaton’s Wiring Devices Division. “The International Builders’ Show will
once again provide an opportunity to demonstrate how we can help the
builder community adhere to the changing energy landscape with Eaton’s
lighting; electrical connectivity and control; and power management

Eaton is also celebrating 60 years of Halo® recessed and
track lighting leadership during the conference. To celebrate this
milestone, Eaton will donate care packages to U.S. troops based on
conference attendee participation in an interactive conference promotion
at its “Home Away From Home” booth.

“Halo’s state-of-the-art engineering, on-going research and
development, meticulous product standards and tradition of
unparalleled service have distinguished the Halo product line
builders know and trust,” said Glenn Siegel, director, marketing
and product management, Eaton’s Lighting Division. “In appreciation of
the support by the builder community who has thought of Halo as a brand
leader for 17 consecutive years, we hope to express our gratitude to all
who serve our nation and to bring a little ‘home away from home’ to our
military communities.”

At the International Builders’ Show, Eaton will demonstrate solutions
providing advanced performance and energy savings in a show house
setting. Visitors can see Eaton’s solutions at work and connect with
industry experts and celebrities. On Wednesday, Jan. 20, booth-side
activities at the Eaton booth include:

  • 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. – Mike Holmes Sr. successful residential contractor
    and television personality, will highlight Eaton’s complete home
    protection devices.
  • 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. – Chip Wade, celebrity television designer and
    contractor, will discuss the easy installation and product features of
    the Halo recessed downlight product line that helps to save time,
    money and energy.
  • 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. – A VIP Reception will take place in celebration of
    Halo’s 60th anniversary of industry leadership.

Eaton is also a Gold-level sponsor of the “official” showcase house of
the annual International Builders’ Show, The
New American Home® (TNAH)
. NAHB’s 2016 showcase home
incorporates Eaton’s loadcenters and switches, circuit breakers and USB
receptacles that provide convenient access to charge virtually any

Eaton delivers a range of innovative and reliable indoor and outdoor
lighting solutions as well as controls products specifically designed to
maximize performance, energy efficiency and cost savings. Eaton lighting
solutions serve customers in the commercial, industrial, retail,
institutional, residential, utility and other markets.

Eaton’s electrical business is a global leader with expertise in power
distribution and circuit protection; backup power protection; control
and automation; lighting and security; structural solutions and wiring
devices; solutions for harsh and hazardous environments; and engineering
services. Eaton is positioned through its global solutions to answer
today’s most critical electrical power management challenges.

Eaton is a power management company with approximately 97,000 employees.
The company provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers
effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more
efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton sells products to customers
in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit


Holly Mueller, 440-523-5365