Mole-Richardson

Nationality:
American

Founded 1927 by Sicilian immigrant Peter Mule (changed to Mole), who previously worked for Thomas Edison; invented Fresnel Solar Spot unit in 1935; manufactured searchlights during second world war; currently stage lighting instrument and motion picture lighting manufacturer, based in Hollywood, California. Opened a factory in England in 1936, named Mole-Richardson (England) Limited.