About US

Arc Light Efx is committed to providing highest level of service and product quality to satisfy your promotional, cinematic, architectural, theatrical, and entertainment needs. Our experienced staff has the technical expertise to assist in virtually any lighting challenge from buildings to rockets, to stars, we light them all. ALEI has evolved from the acquisition of the assets and staff of Xenotech Inc, Xenotech / Strong, Pacific Gel, Arc Lighting Inc. and Arc Efx, Inc. Our principals orchestrated these acquisitions with the intent of providing top quality hands on service and lighting fixtures to the market. We offer sales, service, parts, consulting, and rental fixtures to augment your production or event. All of our equipment is maintained to the highest standards.

Our inventory is inclusive of products from the following manufacturers:

  • Strong
  • Lycian
  • Osram
  • Dadco
  • Opti-Forms
  • Yumex
  • Superior Quartz Products
  • Rosco
  • Lee
  • Phoebus
  • Peak Beam
  • Nocturn
  • Gam
  • Matthews Studio Equipment
  • Interactive Technologies
  • Ushio
  • Lighting Technologies International
  • Xenotech
  • Scheiderwerk
  • Power Gems

Our staff has a committed attitude and effort to improve our service and quality through the pride and integrity we promote by experience and contacts. Our expertise and experience coupled with the reputation of Xenotech, Inc. have extended into the ALEI operation and have been complimented by the addition of a new management team. The dependence of a number of industries for the products and services being offered by ALEI are supported by each of our respective product manufacturers. Their desire to promote and support their products in Southern California through a strategic location in the San Fernando Valley by qualified technicians and sales staff is augmented by the Arc Light Efx operation. Greater product diversification will yield a more profitable business.


Arc Illuminators (our staff) have an attitude that is committed to improve our client’s confidence in our product and service quality. Arc service and repair technicians provide attention to the minutest details in repair procedures and test to the Real World Standards that can only be rendered by experience and know-how. We provide support for all Xenon Products. Expressing the pride and integrity we promote by making the effort to maintain the highest standard of rental equipment

Facility and Location

Our facility is a 13,000 square foot office and warehouse facility in Sun Valley, California. Hours of operation are from 8:00AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday.

Board of Directors

Greg Smith: President and CEO

Kary Smith: CFO

Quinn Smith: Secretary

John Osborne: member

Jack Rappaport: member

Thomas Beck: member