ECOSENSE LIGHTING CLOSES OVER $25 MILLION IN FINANCING ROUND

Los Angeles, CA – February 3, 2015EcoSense Lighting®, a fast-growing manufacturer of high-performance LED luminaires, announced that it has closed over $25 million in financing led by Richmond Global Ventures, as well as follow-on investments from Bain Capital Ventures and Flagship Ventures. This investment will be used to accelerate new product introductions and enhance R&D capabilities.

EcoSense is experiencing rapid growth and was recently named to the Inc. Magazine 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America and the LA Business Journal’s list of 100 Fastest Growing Companies in Los Angeles. Its high quality, specification-grade products have been installed in thousands of locations around the world including the award winning Everyman Theater in UK and the exclusive Rosewood Hotel in Abu Dhabi.

“We have been following the tremendous growth of EcoSense these past couple of years and are truly impressed with their strategy and performance,” says David Frazee, Managing Partner at Richmond Global Ventures. “We invest in disruptive companies that can scale globally. EcoSense has an exceptional leadership team and we are very excited to support their continued growth.”

“2014 was a tremendous year for us. The investment by Richmond Global Ventures will enable us to accelerate the execution of our strategy,” noted Mark Reynoso, CEO of EcoSense Lighting. “2015 should be another exciting year for us.”

ECOSENSE® DELIVERS THE INDUSTRY’S HIGHEST EFFICACY IN ITS CLASS

Los Angeles, CA, – September 9, 2014EcoSense, a fast-growing manufacturer of high-performance LED technologies, today launches the next generation of its powerful exterior wall washing products, delivering more options and the highest efficacy rating in the industry.

EcoSpec Linear HP EXT WW (WWE) – This newly upgraded product series offers durable, high quality performance for exterior wall grazing applications and is available in a full range of beam angles from narrow, medium and ellipsoidal options.  These new line-voltage, exterior LED luminaires offer exceptional efficacy making it the best in its class (82.2lm/w at 4000K). The WWE is designed with a durable glass lens and GORE® Vent to provide the ultimate protection against nature, chemicals and moisture build-up. This robust aluminum-framed luminaire features the breakthrough, flicker-free dimming down to zero percent, made possible with Electronic Low Voltage (ELV) power-on-board technology exclusively by EcoSense.  The WWE is now also available in reduced wattage and lower lumen package options for any application with strict energy consumption requirements such as ASHRAE and LEED.

EcoSpec Linear HP EXT WW – Conduit Connection (WWE-CC)— All the unique attributes of the new Linear HP EXT WW luminaire with a conduit connection option, eliminating cords and connectors to create a robust electrical connection for extreme weather conditions. The new conduit connection option meets building code restrictions where other products simply cannot compete. The WWE-CC features reduced-wattage versions and is available with male and female connector options for the ultimate flexibility.

EcoSpec Linear HP INT 80 Degree (HPI) – EcoSense also announces a new addition to the popular Linear HP INT interior series.  The EcoSpec Linear HP INT 80 Degree is a high performance cove luminaire that delivers a powerful lumen package with an 80 Degree beam angle. This fixture is ideal for larger cove applications, dome ceilings or retail displays. In addition, the reduced wattage version at only 8 watts per linear foot allows for a wider range of commercial applications.

“We constantly challenge ourselves to deliver better, more efficient and technologically advanced products that are aligned with customer needs.” says Mark Reynoso, CEO of EcoSense. “Our passion to exceed the needs of the industry is helping to drive our product portfolio.”

For more information on EcoSense, please visit www.ecosenselighting.com.

ECOSENSE® NAMED TO INC MAGAZINE LIST OF FASTEST GROWING PRIVATE COMPANIES IN AMERICA

EcoSense honored as 59th Fastest Growing Private Company in US with a three-year growth rate of 5,059%

Inc. 500 - Americas Fastest Growing Private CompanyLos Angeles, CA, August 22, 2014 — Inc. magazine announced that EcoSense ranked number 59 on its annual Inc. 500|5000 List, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest growing private companies. This distinction not only sets EcoSense apart from other private company in America, but it also highlights EcoSense as the fastest growing lighting manufacturer in the industry.

In addition to achieving 59th place overall, EcoSense was also honored as the 2nd fastest growing manufacturing company in America, 5th fastest growing company in the Los Angeles Metro Area and 11th fastest growing company in the state of California.

Over the past three years EcoSense grew more than 5059%—a substantial achievement born out of incredibly hard work and dedication. The company is admired in the industry for innovating new LED technologies and delivering a comprehensive line of high-performance LED linear products. EcoSense illuminates thousands of venues around the world and partners with the most coveted global brands, such as Burberry, BMW, Louis Vuitton, Lexus, Mercedes, and Marriott.

“We are thrilled to be recognized by Inc. magazine. This is a reflection of the unbelievable people we have and our drive to deliver the best LED technology and products.” says Mark Reynoso, CEO of EcoSense.

For more information on EcoSense, please visit www.ecosenselighting.com.

ECOSENSE® LAUNCHES THE MOST EFFICIENT EXTERIOR LED LINEAR AND PIONEERS ANOTHER DIMMING CONTROL TECHNOLOGY

EcoSpec® Linear HP EXT now offers the best efficacy rating for an exterior LED linear on the market today and the LDCM-PL extends the EcoSense product line

Los Angeles, CA, – August 12, 2014 — EcoSense, a fast-growing manufacturer of high-performance LED technologies, announces new product solutions in response to customer demands and market requirements: the new, dimmable Linear HP EXT (HPE) with the best efficacy available for exterior applications; the new Linear HP EXT Conduit Connection (HPE-CC) for stringent code compliance; and the pioneering Linear Dimming Control Module in a Plenum Rated (LDCM-PL) option for specialty codes. These products, unlike any other, exceed the most exacting specifications in the lighting market.

EcoSpec Linear HP EXT (HPE) — this new line-voltage, white LED luminaire offers the best efficacy rating in its class (75lm/W at 4000K). It is a high-output, low-profile exterior solution that excels in architectural applications where durability is imperative. The HPE is designed with a durable glass lens and GORE® Vent to provide the ultimate protection against nature, chemicals and moisture build-up. This robust aluminum-framed luminaire features the breakthrough, flicker-free dimming down to zero percent, made possible with Electronic Low Voltage (ELV) power-on-board technology exclusively by EcoSense. The HPE is now also available in reduced wattage and lower lumen package options for any application with strict energy consumption requirements.
EcoSpec® Linear HP EXT

EcoSpec Linear HP EXT – Conduit Connection (HPE-CC) — all the unique attributes of the new Linear HP EXT luminaire with a game-changing conduit connection option, eliminating cords and connectors to create a robust electrical connection for extreme weather conditions. The novel conduit connection option meets building code restrictions where other products simply cannot compete. The HPE-CC features reduced-wattage versions and is available with male and female connector options for the ultimate flexibility.
EcoSpec® Linear HP EXT Conduit Connection

EcoSpec Linear Dimming Control Module, Plenum Rated (LDCM-PL) — EcoSense pioneers another new technology with the first of its kind, LDCM-PL. Now in plenum rated option, the LDCM-PL is an extension to the LDCM product family. This unique module converts ordinary 0-10V signals with a fixed-line voltage input into an ELV-dimmed output for the smoothest, flicker-free dimming when used with EcoSense products. It is approved for direct mounting to a junction box in plenums for easier installation and meets local building codes, expanding the EcoSense product line to a wider array of spaces and project types.
EcoSpec® Linear Dimming Control Module Plenum Rated

AWARD-WINNING ECOSENSE LIGHTING SHOWCASES THREE NEW PRODUCTS AT LIGHTFAIR 2014

EcoSense is gearing up for an exciting week in Las Vegas with multiple new product launches, numerous award acknowledgments and the unveiling of an interactive booth design with 14 Hands-On Educational Demonstration Stations.

Los Angeles, CA, June 2, 2014: EcoSense, a fast-growing manufacturer of high-performance LED technologies, launches three new products at Lightfair 2014: Slim Cove INT™, EcoSpec® Linear INT High CRI: 90+, and the EcoSpec® Linear Warm Cove Series. These new product series push the boundaries of what can be done with LED technology, delivering high performance feature sets with something for every designer.

The Slim Cove INT™ is our smallest profile line-voltage linear fixture to date, measuring in at only .9in (23mm) in diameter. A truly seamless design, this is the only direct line voltage fixture in the industry that snaps together tightly, eliminating any unsightly dark shadows. Its ultra slim profile and design, paired with its easy-to-install functions, lets you take your designs wherever your imagination leads you. This luminaire is ideal for unique and tight design spaces such as small coves, toe-kicks, under-cabinet, signage and accent lighting.

In our continued effort to deliver the best quality of light, EcoSense now offers the EcoSpec® Linear INT High CRI in 4 CCTs (2700K, 3000K, 3500K, 4000K). These new product additions align with the recent Title 24 Requirement updates and deliver 90+ CRI out of the fixture, for optimized quality of light in color-critical applications such as retail, grocery and art gallery displays.

We have also extended our new Warm Cove technology into two EcoSense product families: EcoSpec Linear HP INT and EcoSpec Linear HP INT WW. Using a warming lens, EcoSense is now able to deliver two additional warm color temperatures (2300K & 2500K) for a vibrant and warm ambiance in your cove applications. These new products in the EcoSpec series continue to deliver our flawless, patent-pending dimming in powerful reduced wattage options, giving you the most complete portfolio of LED linear products to choose from.

In addition to the new products being showcased at Lightfair 2014, EcoSense is also happy to announce numerous product and project awards including a Product Innovation Awards (PIA) and a Next Generation Lighting (NGL) Award for the EcoSpec Bullet® and a Product Innovation Award (PIA) for the EcoSpec Bullet Mini®.  EcoSense also received numerous project accolades including a Product Innovation Award (PIA) award for the 816 Congress project, a LUX Award for the BMW Flagship Store in Paris, a LUX Award for the Science Museum in London and an Infiniti Award for Hedonism Wines in London.  For more detailed information about these products and projects, visit our gallery at http://www.ecosenselighting.com/gallery

“I am very proud of the product innovation awards that the team has earned but I’m more excited about receiving those accolades that highlight our collaboration with the lighting design community on projects such as the Science Museum in London and the BMW Showroom in Paris” says Mark Reynoso, CEO EcoSense Lighting. “This year we are launching a number of great new products, such as the ultra-small Slim Cove INT, to hopefully enable more collaboration and recognition.“

NEW at Lightfair 2014 in Las Vegas, EcoSense will debut 14 innovative lighting educational demonstration stations, where visitors can take a hands-on approach to learning best practices of LED lighting.  From cove lighting, backlighting and wall washing to floodlighting, landscape lighting and dimming technology, this year’s booth will enhance your knowledge of common and unique lighting design practices. Please visit the EcoSense booth at Lightfair 2014 located at #6837.

EcoSense Significantly Grows Product Portfolio And Leads The Industry With Groundbreaking Dimming Technology

EcoSense launches new generation of EcoSpec® linear series, featuring NEW dimming technology and new compatibility with 0-10V dimming

New York, NY, January 30, 2014EcoSense®, a fast-growing manufacturer of high-performance LED technologies, announced a major expansion to their product line. Read more

EcoSense Lighting Closes $15M Financing Round Amidst Rapid Growth

New York, NY, November 5, 2013 – EcoSense Lighting®, a fast-growing manufacturer of high-performance white LED luminaires, Read more

EcoSense Appoints Christina Loh From Microsoft As New COO

Significant addition to a strong leadership team poised to drive growth in the industry

New York, NY – October 29, 2013 – EcoSense Lighting®, one of the world’s fastest-growing manufacturers of high-performance LED luminaires, has named Christina Loh to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO). This notable addition follows the recent announcement of Paul Pickard as the new Chief Technology Officer. Christina’s appointment amplifies an already impressive leadership team at EcoSense who collectively have over 100 years of experience in LED lighting in what is still a very young market. Read more

EcoSense Lighting Names New Chief Technology Officer

Lighting Industry Veteran Paul Pickard Selected to Drive Innovation

New York, NY, September 16, 2013 – EcoSense Lighting®, a fast-growing manufacturer of high-performance white LED luminaires, has named Paul Pickard to the position of Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Read more

EcoSense To Unveil The Industry’s Most Efficient Architectural LED Floodlight At Lightfair 2013

Powerful Luminaires Set A New Industry Standard

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 22, 2013 – This week EcoSense Lighting®, a fast-growing manufacturer of high-performance white LED luminaires, will unveil two powerful new products at Lightfair International 2013 – the new EcoSpec™ Floodlight Bullet and EcoSpec™ Floodlight Bullet Mini. These new indoor/outdoor-rated luminaires build upon the cornerstone technologies of EcoSense, driving high efficacies, superior quality of light and beautifully smooth dimming.  With their impressive performance ratings, these fixtures set a new industry standard for efficacy for LED floodlight luminaires. Read more