Digital Lumens Welcomes Former GE Lighting Executive Matthew Healy to Team
Healy Will Lead Business Development Effort to Create an Open
Ecosystem for Intelligent Lighting
BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/30/13 -- Digital Lumens announced
today that it has appointed experienced lighting industry executive
and market strategist Matthew Healy to lead its business development
efforts. Healy previously served as business development director at
GE Lighting, where he played an integral role in expanding the
company's LED lighting portfolio. At Digital Lumens, Healy will be
responsible for working with other players in the market to create an
open and interoperable ecosystem for intelligent lighting.
The appointment comes on the heels of the company's recent
announcement of $10 million in funding to fuel additional growth into
new sectors and international markets. In bringing Healy on board,
the company bolsters its ability to reach new customers and tap into
those markets, supporting its vision for continued growth in the U.S.
and around the globe.
"Having spent much of my career forging relationships and developing
business opportunities in technology companies, I am thrilled to be
joining Digital Lumens, whose intelligent LED lighting solutions are
truly changing the game," says Healy. "I look forward to
collaborating with my new team to accomplish an even greater level of
success in the months and years to come."
Prior to his role at GE, Healy was the director of strategic
marketing at Ferro Corporation, and ATMI, where he was responsible
for strategic marketing and business development activities. Healy
earned a bachelor's degree in chemistry from MIT, his PhD in the same
field from Harvard University, and an MBA from the University of
"We know that integrated intelligence creates a platform for radical
energy efficiency and innovative functionality," said Tom Pincince,
President and CEO of Digital Lumens. "But, the lack of open standards
and a dynamic interoperable ecosystem has so far hampered massive
adoption across the entire landscape. Matthew brings a wealth of
knowledge, incredible industry experience, and razor-sharp
go-to-market skills that will help us work with other players in the
market to change this."
The industry leader in accelerating the LED lighting revolution, the
Digital Lumens model combines LED lighting technology with energy
management and service capabilities to offer its customers
significant savings of 90 percent annually. The company's system has
proven successful in over 500 installations across the commercial and
industrial lighting sector.
About Digital Lumens
Digital Lumens is redefining industrial
lighting with intelligent LED lighting systems and service offerings
that deliver unmatched energy savings, flexibility, and unique value
to commercial and industrial customers. Proven in hundreds of
facilities to reduce lighting energy use by up to 90%, the patented
system is setting the standard for LED lighting. For more
information, please visit www.digitallumens.com. Follow Digital
Lumens on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.
Note to editors: Digital Lumens, Intelligent Lighting System, and
LightRules are trademarks of Digital Lumens, Inc.
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