Sean O’Connor is the recipient of numerous awards including the Edison Award of Excellence, the IALD Award of Excellence and the International Illumination Design Award of Excellence. Sean O’Connor Lighting has been twice named “Firm of the Year” by the Los Angeles section of the Illuminating Engineering Society.
He has spoken widely on the topic of lighting design to students, design professionals and architects. He has been a featured speaker at Neocon, Lightfair International, Designers Lighting Forum, Illuminating Engineering Society, General Electric Nela Park, and the Philips Retail Lighting Leadership Forum.
Mr. O’Connor is a Professional Member of the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD), a Member of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IESNA), the Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s Decorative Arts and Design Council, as well as a Member of LAX Design.