Pathway Connectivity

Pathway Connectivity is the leading data communications company in the entertainment lighting industry. Founded in 1985 by Dave and Mary Lou Higgins, Pathway has been defining the future of lighting network functionality ever since.


Pathway’s proven record for innovation and reliability has helped our clients to create ever more spectacular visual experiences for live audiences worldwide.  We design, manufacture and support an innovative family of products that enables the operation of sophisticated stage and architectural lighting systems.


We earned our reputation by extending the functionality of DMX control. Now we’re creating next-generation lighting networks with open system products that harness the power and convenience of Ethernet.  Pathway stretches the realm of the possible, by creating breakthrough products that are dependable and easy to use.


Our products are lighting control and communication devices, but what we really create is reliability. In the live performance environment, where uncertainty and risk abound, Pathway delivers peace of mind. We’re relentless in our product development and testing to ensure rock solid reliability.


In 2011, Pathway Connectivity joined Acuity Brands in its mission to provide customers with technologically advanced lighting solutions that integrate luminaires and controls to deliver exceptional quality lighting. As a member of Acuity Brands, Pathway will continue to develop and provide real-time application that provide the highest degree of network reliability and performance to ensure the delivery of spectacular visual experiences for live audiences as well as occupants in dynamic architectural environments.

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