Founded in 1947, Universal Lighting Technologies is one of the leading manufacturers of commercial lighting ballasts and controls in the world. The company offers a range of electronic and magnetic ballasts for compact, linear fluorescent and high intensity discharge lighting and digital and analog dimming systems. It is a subsidiary of Matsushita Electric Works, which operates through more than 85 companies throughout the world. Headquartered in Nashville, Tenn., the company provides products under Universal, Triad and Signa brand names. Its architectural dimming product list includes DaliPro, AddressPro and SuperDim brands. Additionally, the company offers technical and customer support services and maintains one of its locatuions in Madison, Ala.