Awards and Certifications


Our clients’ reviews make all potential clients feel confident about our lighting design and electronic control services.


We test the limits of creativity every single day to meet the most demanding standards in the lighting and electronic controls industry.


We strive for excellence, which fosters success for our clients and contractors.

Teaching and Speaking Events

Illuminated Discourse

Cedia Expo 2023: Glenn Johnson Speaking

650 487 Adaptive Design Group, Inc.

KSL Real Estate Show – Glare vs. Glow: How to Choose Intelligent Lighting

650 487 Adaptive Design Group, Inc.

The Cinegration Station: With Glenn Merlin Johnson

650 487 Adaptive Design Group, Inc.

2023 Panel on Lighting Design

2023 Panel on Lighting Design

589 589 Adaptive Design Group, Inc.

Total Tech Summit 2022: Glenn Johnson Speaking

650 487 Adaptive Design Group, Inc.

Total Tech Summit 2022: Featured Speaker

629 471 Adaptive Design Group, Inc.

Glenn M. Johnson, LC, IALD, principal lighting design, has received the

International Illumination Design Award

A prestigious award for the following interior lighting design projects:

Teaching & Speaking Engagements

Author of the leading publication on “The Art Of Illumination; Residential Lighting Design” published by McGraw Hill.  Glenn’s book has been utilized in 23 Colleges and University as the premier text on the artistic application of lighting.

Guest Speaker and Lecturer on his trademarked Adaptive Method ® Nationally and Internationally.

Contributing Columnist for Park City, Utah’s  HOME Magazine published by The Park Record.


A Corporate Member of the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD), a Member of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IESNA), an Industry Foundation Member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)


a former electrical contractor in the State of California, and is Lighting Certified (LC) by the National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions (NCQLP) and AIA member


He has also served as judge for the International Illumination Awards program and is the Lighting Designer of record for The Colony; 4,000 acre subdivision in Park City, Utah, and has written their architectural & exterior lighting code that all homes must conform to.