Megan Carroll, LC, Member IES, is senior specification sales manager, New York Digital, Acuity Brands.
With just thirty years in the industry, Megan has broad experience in various sales and marketing roles as a manufacturer. Prior to joining New York Digital, Megan was Director of Sales, East for Xicato. She’s also provided independent marketing consulting for various clients as principal of Carroll Consulting. During a decade with Philips Lighting in strategic marketing she focused on retail marketing and served as a lighting application specialist. In this capacity Megan was also a faculty member of the Philips Lighting Center lab and taught IES Fundamentals.
Megan served as the 2018 and 2019 IES Annual Conference Chairwoman, spearheading the concepts of creating interactive learning experiences via the demonstrations labs and similar events for attendees. She served as Co-Chair of the IALD’s Lighting Industry Resource Council, 1996-1998, has twice Chaired the IESNYC Section Lumen Awards, selling out the event for the first time in its history, with a profit of $100K for the section. Megan was Chairwoman of the IES Society Illumination Awards, 2014-2017 and served on the IES Medals Committee. She is currently on the WILD steering committee and serves as an advisor to the IES Annual Conference Steering Committee and to the IES NYC Lumen Gala Committee. Megan has spoken at various industry events including Lightfair, Strategies in Light, LEDUCATION, Build Boston and Enlighten Americas and was the keynote speaker for the 2018 IESNYC Student Luminaire Design Competition. Megan developed the creative concept and educational goals for the lighting game show in 2017 ‘Lovers of Light’ which has been held at IES Annual Conferences, LEDUCATION and Enlighten Europe. She will also be speaking at 2 different seminars at the 2020 DOE+IES Lighting Workshop.