Innovative award program recognizes the top ORACLE wholesalers, shops, builders and partners that have played key roles in brand building and sales growth
METAIRIE, La., Nov. 6, 2023 – ORACLE Lighting, the market leader in innovative LED solutions and high-quality automotive lighting products, announces the winners of its first-ever ORACLE Customer Awards. The awards were presented at the ORACLE Lighting booth during the 2023 SEMA Show in Las Vegas and recognize impressive sales growth and significant investment in building brand awareness and serving its respective customers in unique and exciting ways.
Warehouse Distributor (WD) of the Year: Turn5
The e-commerce powerhouse behind AmericanMuscle, ExtremeTerrain and AmericanTrucks, Turn5 has experienced the largest sales growth among ORACLE WD customers from 2019 to the present. By continually expanding its offering and having its finger on the pulse of what car, truck and off-road enthusiasts want, the company has seen a more than 300% increase in ORACLE product sales in the past two years.
Pole Position Award: Turn 14 Distribution
“Pole position” is a fitting analogy for Turn 14 Distribution’s status as the fastest-growing wholesale distributor of ORACLE products, tripling sales since it began offering the brand in 2021. With 723,000 square feet of modern distribution center space, Turn 14 Distribution boasts ground shipping coverage to 45% of the U.S. population in one day and 100% within two days, ensuring fast delivery of ORACLE products to customers nationwide.
Installer of the Year: Joe’s Jeep Jungle
Maryland-based Joe’s Jeep Jungle is a one-stop shop for all things Jeep. From lighting and suspension upgrades to complete builds and restorations, Joe’s modifies several Jeeps daily based on its customers’ needs. Known for using only real-world-tested products, the shop relies heavily on ORACLE products for its individual and Jeep club customer projects.
Customizer of the Year: Distinction Applied
Friends and family-owned and operated Distinction Applied has made a name for itself among Jeep enthusiasts for customizing OEM parts and offering only the best aftermarket upgrades. The company has created a unique process of offering the majority of ORACLE products custom painted for a truly unique touch and elevated experience for the customer.
Showstopper Award: Vision Industries
A fixture in Las Vegas car culture, the team at Vision Industries also travels to shows and meets across the country, offering sealed beam, underbody and other ORACLE products to classic, muscle car and truck, and lowrider enthusiasts. The innovative retailer and shop builds its own displays and vehicles from the ground up to showcase the latest ORACLE products.
“We want to thank our customers for being ORACLE brand champions and trusting us to deliver lighting products that match their own standards for quality and performance,” said Tiffanie Hartenstein, ORACLE Lighting’s CEO and co-founder. “The growth and commitment to the aftermarket industry represented by these companies is astounding, and we are thrilled to be part of their ongoing success.”
About ORACLE Lighting
Metairie, Louisiana-based ORACLE Lighting has been designing innovative lighting products and technologies for the automotive/12-Volt, powersports, motorcycle and marine markets since 1999. ORACLE’s philosophy is that in today’s world of fly-by-night vendors, it is important to partner with businesses that you can trust to be there for you today, tomorrow and for years to come. ORACLE Lighting uses only premium-level LEDs and is committed to exceeding its customers’ expectations and staying on the cutting edge of lighting technology. It achieves this through constant innovation as well as first-class customer care.
ORACLE Lighting has received accolades from numerous organizations for its business practices, including being listed on the Inc. 5000 list of the Fastest Growing Businesses in the USA for multiple years, being awarded SEMA’s Manufacturer of the Year and SEMA’s YEN Vanguard Award in 2021 for outstanding contribution to the automotive industry, winning the 2012 Bronze Stevie Award for Consumer Products Company of the Year, and being named The Small Business Administration’s Exporter of the Year and a Small Business Champion by the U.S. Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee. In 2012, ORACLE was named the Jefferson Parish Small Business of the Year by JEDCO. New Orleans CityBusiness Magazine also named ORACLE Lighting a Top Private Company in the greater New Orleans Area in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.