|By Business Wire||
|December 2, 2013 09:04 AM EST||
Lighting Science® (OTCQB: LSCG) today announced it ranked No. 204 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Lighting Science grew 512% over the past five years and has established itself as the leader in health and wellness lighting technology and solutions.
Lighting Science recently launched the Good Night™ LED light and the Awake & Alert™ LED light, the first biologically-corrected lighting solutions offered directly to consumers. Based on patented technology developed for NASA, the International Space Station and the U.S. South Pole Station, the revolutionary line of LED bulbs is both a scientific and technological breakthrough. The light bulbs fit into conventional sockets and provide the same bright white light that consumers demand, but with the added revolutionary health benefits of better sleep and greater alertness.
Companies on the Fast 500 list are among those that have demonstrated remarkable innovation, creativity and business savvy. These companies have continued to successfully forge ahead in a challenging economic environment. Lighting Science's Vice President, Sean Tegart, credits engineering innovation with the company's 512% revenue growth. "Our engineers push the boundaries of lighting to create truly technology-advanced products for an improved quality of life,” said Tegart.
Find out more about Lighting Science technology and innovation at www.lsgc.com.
About Deloitte’s 2013 Technology Fast 500™
Technology Fast 500, conducted by Deloitte LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies – both public and private - in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2008 to 2012. In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company's operating revenues. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within North America.
About Lighting Science
Lighting Science Group Corporation (OTCQB: LSCG) is a global leader in lighting solutions that are environmentally-friendlier and more energy-efficient than traditional lighting products. Lighting Science is committed to UNLEASH THE SCIENCE OF LIGHT TO MAKE PEOPLE AND OUR PLANET LOOK, FEEL AND HEAL BETTER with award-winning, innovative LED lamps and lighting fixtures. Find out more at www.lsgc.com or www.definitydigital.com and join us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and the Lighting Science Blog.