about

Welcome to Just LED + Lights (JLAL), a comprehensive lighting distribution & design company focused on illuminating spaces with character and purpose. We’re more than just a lighting company – we’re a dedicated team serving diverse markets, from cozy homes to bustling commercial & hospitality hubs.

Our journey began in 2010, fueled by a deep-seated belief in delivering excellence without breaking the bank. At JLAL, quality isn’t a luxury reserved for the few, it’s a standard we uphold in every product and service we offer. Over the years we’ve fine-tuned our approach, crafting tailored lighting solutions that exceed our clients’ expectations in a swift and efficient manner

But beyond the bottom line, what sets us apart is our unwavering commitment to fostering a company culture of collaboration and innovation. Walk into our showroom nestled in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara, and you’ll feel the buzz of creativity and expertise. Here, contractors brainstorm alongside designers and electricians all within one vibrant space where ideas flow freely, and every interaction sparks inspiration. The intricate showroom details and decor reflect our company’s longstanding passion and love for music – As founder & CEO Jez Blacker and many other team members have been musicians for most of their lives.

Our partnerships with top lighting manufacturers, both local and global, reflect our dedication to quality craftsmanship and sustainability. From sleek LEDs to timeless fixtures, each product is handpicked to align with our vision of enhancing every space with brilliance and efficiency. We’re your partners from conception to completion, offering support at every stage of your project.

Together, let’s illuminate your projects with expertise and innovation. If you don’t find what you’re looking for on our website, please don’t hesitate to contact us with custom requests or suggestions.

Our Showroom

Explore our showroom in downtown Santa Barbara, California – Where contractors, architects, designers, electricians, and anyone seeking affordable, high-quality LED lighting can find inspiration and assistance. Located at 501 E. Gutierrez St., we can design, plan, order, and supply ALL aspects and areas of your projects from fruition to completion.

Jez Blacker

Founder

Bio

Principal Designer, Jez Blacker has been at the leading edge of lighting design for nearly three decades, creating innovative lighting solutions in traditional, progressive, and modern structures. ​​

He began his journey as an electrical contractor in London, England where he employed a team of 45 electricians to perform design and installation in residential & commercial properties throughout England, including the world-famous Harrod’s Department Store in downtown London.

Having settled on the central coast of California with his family, Jez now dedicates himself to designing spaces with the most innovative lighting products on the market, all distributed through Just LED + Lights.
As the company director, Jez personally oversees all projects from beginning to end.

Lynzi Blacker

Founder

Bio

Lynzi, born and raised in Rhodesia (Zimbabwe), lived 20 years in London where she met and married Jez.  A mother of four birth sons, one foster son, three daughter’s ‘in love’, three grandchildren and ‘mother’ to many internationally.  She works alongside Jez managing their company and staff team and helps fill in the gaps.  As well as her management role within the company she is a DONA Certified Doula & Postpartum Doula.  Internationally, she shares a deep compassion with Jez for the people on LaGonave in Haiti. Over the last ten years they have worked alongside their Haitian team with water catchment, child education, emergency relief and helped build a 45-bed hospital. Lynzi oversees an orphanage of 20 children and runs a Guest House and Elderly home.  What started with one small project quickly grew into what their charity u2uworld.com is today.

Fermin Gutierrez

Sales Manager

Mere Elder

Sales Agent

Aaron Duus

Sales Agent

Jessica Duus

Senior Lighting Designer

Johnny Gomez

Head of Procurement

Grace Rynn

Office Assistant

Patrick Leung

Head of International Procurement

Yang Ming

Quality Control

Max Peng

Order Fulfilment