December 12, 2013 – Executive search firm The Caldwell Partners International Inc. has placed Mark Reese as the new chief operating officer of YLighting. Mr. Reese was formerly founder and chief executive officer of Realtime Commerce. Mercedes Chatfield-Taylor managing partner, venture capital practice, completed the search. YLighting was founded in 2001 with the idea that modern lighting is functional art but buying it shouldn't be a project in itself. Caldwell Partners, founded in 1970, provides human capital services to its clients through offices and partners in Vancouver, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Dallas, Calgary, Chicago, Atlanta, Toronto, Stamford, New York City, and a strategic presence in London.