Daniel Farber (Bright Lights)
- New Jersey
As president and CEO of Bright Lights USA, Inc., Daniel Farber oversees the daily operation of a company that manufactures and distributes mechanical and electromechanical spare parts for military equipment. He founded the company in 1990 and has built it into a US Government-approved manufacturer with the capability to provide a complete array of spare components for all branches of the US Armed Forces. From the Bright Lights headquarters in Barrington, New Jersey, Daniel Farber leads project development and sales efforts, and renders executive-level support for all staff members.
In preparation to operate his own enterprise, Dan Farber earned a BS in business administration with a minor in mathematics from Rutgers Business School in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Complementing his academic studies, he served as treasurer for the Rutgers Greek Council and the Rho Upsilon Chapter of the fraternity Alpha Epsilon Pi. He remains involved in postsecondary education in New Jersey as a member of the New Jersey Community College Consortium for Workforce & Economic Development.
Along with maintaining membership in the New Jersey Business and Industry Association, Dan Farber belongs to such nonprofit trade organizations as the American Welding Society and Helicopter Association International. Within the local community, he supports the Barrington Fire Company and the Barrington Ambulance Association. He also donates to the ALS Association and the National MS Society to help aid people with diseases that affect the nervous system.