Creative team with a passion for light



StarTek Lighting America designs, engineers, and manufactures top quality LED lighting solutions in Gurnee, IL for commercial, industrial, institutional and recreational applications. Entering the market in 2012 as a custom design, USA based lighting company, StarTek focused on the increasing demand for solid-state electronic lighting. This new era of LED systems presented StarTek with the opportunity to engineer smart, higher performance fixtures with sleek, fashionable designs. 

As a major manufacturer of LED fixtures in 2020, StarTek produces a full line of top products ready for immediate delivery. Additionally, StarTek offers custom options on large quantity orders.


Tony Scolaro

Tony, the President of StarTek Lighting America, has extensive experience in leading positions at Fortune 500 branded product companies. His vision is to make StarTek a premier brand in the commercial/industrial/architectural lighting space. Tony enjoys ballroom dancing with his wife and taking his high energy Black Lab to dog parks.

Mike Scolaro

General Manager
Mike is responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations at StarTek. He also serves as a primary contact for customer design, engineering, technical information and fulfillment. He has worked with StarTek Lighting America since 2012. Mike played varsity lacrosse at Lafayette College and enjoys coaching youth lacrosse.

Stewart Hamel

RVP Sales - East
Stew presides over the rep sales network in the East. His engineering expertise and extensive experience as a National Sales manager bring both technical know-how and the ability to support channel partners and end users. He has strong relationships with reps, architects, engineers, lighting designers, distributors, showrooms and national accounts nationwide.

Anthony Neckopulos

RVP Sales - West
Anthony manages sales for the Western half of the US and all of Canada. He specializes in Sales Management along with LED lighting and optical design backed up by 30+ years experience. Anthony enjoys hunting, fishing, and watching sports in his free time.

Kevin Osowski

Engineering Manager
StarTek’s Engineering Manager, Kevin Osowski, is responsible for product development, utilizing his strong technical background in manufacturing and production design. His close relationship with suppliers and production ensures that all products meet StarTek’s high standard of quality. In his free time, Kevin enjoys the outdoors, hiking, hunting, and fishing.

Pedro Carrera

Accounting / HR Manager
Pedro is an experienced accounting and IT professional with an extensive 25-year background. In his free time, he loves to lead worship at various local area churches. He plays acoustic and classical guitar, bass, and keys. He also loves spending quality time with friends and family.

Mike Scullion

Insider Sale Associate

Monique Lew

Marketing Manager
She moved from her native state of California to New Orleans, then Miami, and is now based in Chicago, where she enjoys traveling and sight-seeing.