ATLANTA - October 29 - Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) today announced that Vernon J. Nagel, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Acuity Brands, will present at the Robert W. Baird 2018 Global Industrial Conference in Chicago, Illinois, on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.  The presentation is scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m. Central Time. 

A live Webcast of the event will be accessible by clicking on the following link  This event will also be accessible at the Company's website  A replay of this webcast will also be available on the company's website for 90 days following the event.

About Acuity Brands
Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) is the North American market leader and one of the world's leading providers of lighting and building management solutions. With fiscal year 2018 net sales of $3.7 billion, Acuity Brands currently employs approximately 13,000 associates and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with operations throughout North America, and in Europe and Asia. The Company's products and solutions are sold under various brands, including Lithonia Lighting®, Holophane®, Peerless®, Gotham®, Mark Architectural Lighting(TM), Winona® Lighting, Juno®, Indy(TM), Aculux®, Healthcare Lighting®, Hydrel®, American Electric Lighting®, Antique Street Lamps(TM), Sunoptics®, Distech Controls®, nLight®, ROAM®, Sensor Switch®, Power Sentry®, IOTA®, and Atrius(TM).  Visit us at

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Company Contact:
Dan Smith
Acuity Brands, Inc.
(404) 853-1423