877-STARTEK (782-7835) 1960 Swanson Ct, Unit C, Gurnee, IL 60031


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 2018, StarTek produces a full line of top products ready for immediate delivery. Additionally, StarTek offers custom options on large quantity orders.

StarTek’s aesthetically designed luminaires are optimized to deliver maximum light to the targeted area. They are engineered for easy installation and long, maintenance-free life. All luminaires are compatible with intelligent energy reduction system controls to provide superior lighting options.


Creative team with a passion for technology

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.

Stew Hamel
VP Sales - East

Stew presides over the rep sales network in the US and Canada. 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. In his leisure time, Stew is an avid sailor and holds a 100-ton captain’s license. On land he enjoys cruising around New England on his Harley.

Allan Weaver
VP Sales - West

Allan comes to STARTEK Lighting America with over 30 years of Western-based Regional Sales and Marketing experience working with major indoor and outdoor fixture Manufacturers. He focuses on building strong relationships and alliances with all his Western Reps through his active support, participation, and responsiveness. Allan has received the top accreditation from the NCQLP as an LC (Lighting Certified), is an active Chairperson and Board Manager in the IES- Los Angeles, and a Member of the IES-NA Street and Area Lighting Committee.

Carrie Perham
Marketing Specialist

Carrie comes to STARTEK with a Bachelor’s degree in International Business and experience in market research, digital marketing campaigns for social media platforms, content creation, sales, and customer care. With an innovative mindset and passion for cultivating growth, Carrie is enthusiastic about executing new marketing initiatives to strengthen brand awareness and create a stronger presence on social media platforms. In her free time, Carrie enjoys travelling to new places with old friends, writing, and anything she can DIY.    

Dustin Urban
Accounting Manager

Dustin, StarTek’s Accounting and HR Manager is responsible for all the financial and HR duties for the company. Dustin comes to StarTek with a Bachelors Degree in Accounting and over 8 years’ experience in accounting. In Dustin’s free time, he enjoys camping and traveling with his family.

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 ensure all products meet Startek’s high standard of quality.  In his free time Kevin enjoys the outdoors, hiking, hunting and fishing.