Monthly Archives: November 2021

O’Blaney Rinker Welcomes Jamie Eck and Evan White to the ORA Team


Jamie Eck
Business Development Manager


Evan White
Specification Sales

O’Blaney Rinker announces the expansion of its management team with the appointment of Jamie Eck as Business Development Manager. Jamie brings more than 30 years of operations and sales experience in the lighting industry. Beginning in distribution, Jamie moved on to the manufacturer side, working as a sales rep for Philips Lighting in the New York–New Jersey territory. At Brazill Brothers Jamie repped GE Lighting, primarily in the same territories. Most recently at Satco Products, he serviced customers in the Northeast and MidAtlantic as Regional Sales Manager. Jamie’s diverse background and extensive knowledge offer O’Blaney Rinker’s clientele a unique perspective on the marketplace and invaluable insight across the complex supply chain.

Evan White has joined the O’Blaney Rinker Specification Sales team. He studied architectural engineering technology at Mercer County Community College and at the University of Hartford, where he developed a passion for lighting. Evan began his career as a lighting designer at BR+A . He gained knowledge of controls and served as the main rep connection, organizing in-person visits, samples, and trafficking quotes. Following, Evan developed his sales skills at Reflex Lighting.

We are pleased to have Jamie and Evan on board and have confidence in their abilities to usher in growth and success. We are looking forward to working in what will be an exciting year ahead for O’Blaney Rinker,” state principals, James O’Blaney and Caroline Rinker.

Cerno to Showcase Architectural Lighting at BDNY

If you plan on attending Boutique Design New York (BDNY), stop by to see Cerno – Booth #1739, and view their high-quality architectural lighting collections. BDNY is set to take place November 14-15, 2021 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. Visit to register.

Designed and manufactured in southern California, Cerno produces quality and performance-driven LED lighting inspired by the creative culture and natural environment of Laguna Beach. Creating decorative, architectural, and custom fixtures for almost a decade, Cerno’s aesthetic is an intersection of modernism and contemporary design. Their fixtures are minimal, as every feature has a purpose and is executed elegantly with authentic materials.
Here is a sneak peek to what you will see at the Cerno Booth  ↓

In addition to Cerno’s line of modern lighting, Cerno has an art lighting brand that is currently making the most sophisticated picture light on the market. Learn more at

Cerno’s new line of architectural lighting products is currently being offered exclusively through O’Blaney Rinker in New York and New Jersey market. Call 212.577.2552 or email us at O’Blaney Rinker if you see something you may be interested in.