Thank you for your help on our lighting project Universal Studios Hollywood. […] Our guests as well as our internal employees are pleased with the results. We appreciate your diligence, creativity, and professionalism. Your knowledge of lighting and more importantly energy saving, is a major benefit for a business of our caliber.
Energy Conservation Project Coordinator, Universal Studios Hollywood
The results are proving to be extremely positive for energy reduction. […] Your ongoing advice, consultations, professionalism and hands-on assistance are so valuable to the project and our company. I know that you and your staff literally moved mountains […] It has been wonderful working with you and we look forward to a long standing relationship.
Director of Global Design, Starbucks Coffee Company
Our architectural and interior design team here at Taliesin West was extremely impressed with your presentation and ability to upgrade our illumination while maintaining Mr. Wright’s illumination vision and design intent. […] We are eager to begin this exciting process and wish to extend our sincere gratitude for your most generous offer.
-Gail C. Warden
Vice President of Development, Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation
As we begin to wrap … the work we are doing for our mutual client, Safeway Inc., in the area of energy efficiency related renovations, more specifically around energy efficient lighting systems, I want to take the opportunity to thank you for the assistance and expertise you’ve provided and the critical role you’ve played in what is essentially still a relatively new area for most companies. I know that you and your staff have worked hard to accommodate what has sometimes been a fairly rigorous schedule in completing your work in the lighting power calculations area, and I want to express my appreciation for the diligence
-James C. Su
Senior Manager, Engineering & Depreciation Advisory Services
Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP
I have personally been exceedingly impressed by Mark Raissen’s insights, expertise and advance knowledge in the lighting field. […] Mark Raissen is a highly prized resource in the efforts of ENERGY STAR to educate the industry and consumers alike as the most cutting edge technologies for safe and environmentally sound lighting options. […] Despite the fact that he circulates in the highest echelons in the lighting field, Mark Raissen makes a point of being available to educate, enlighten and advance the field technologically, artistically, scientifically and commercially.
Marketing Manager ENERGY STAR, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
On behalf of the City of Irvine, I would like to personally thank you for your wonderful service to us on energy efficiency and conservation programs. Your advice, consult visits, and hands-on assistance to us is valued and very much appreciated. Your recent illumination of the building-sized American flag installed on the exterior wall of City Hall is magnificent! […] We are looking forward to working with you again on future City of Irvine lighting projects.
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Project Manager, City of Irvine
Mr Raissen’s technical knowledge of his craft is unparalleled; as well, he is a proactive business man who understands budget and scheduling implications, Wilson and Associates has enjoyed our ten years plus association with Mark Raissen and we look forward to continuing our relationship in the future.
-Trisha Wilson, ASID, IBD
President, Wilson & Associates
Mark has again demonstrated his creative and practical knowledge by selecting and planning fixtures that truly enhance the unusual architectural nature of this urban entertainment center […] My firm utilizes the creative resources of several of the top lighting designers in the USA against which we can measure Mark’s skills, There is no doubt that he is up there with the best this country can offer!
CEO, Development Design Group Incorporated