lighting science group corp (LSCG) Key Developments
Lighting Science Announces Opening of its New Executive Headquarters in the Providence, Rhode Island Area
Nov 11 15
Lighting Science announced the opening of its new executive headquarters in the Providence, Rhode Island area. The company is relocating its executive team after an exhaustive search for a new home that offers access to a highly-educated, tech-savvy work force with close proximity to large regional markets.
Samar S. Salty Resigns as Member of Board of Directors of Lighting Science Group Corporation
Oct 20 15
On October 14, 2015, Samar S. Salty resigned from his position as a member of the board of directors of Lighting Science Group Corporation. Pursuant to certain designation rights held by Zouk Capital LLP and its affiliates under the Certificate of Designation governing the company's series H convertible preferred stock, Zouk has the right to designate the director who would replace Mr. Salty.
Lighting Science Group Announces Launch of LSPro LED Commercial Light Series
Oct 20 15
Lighting Science Group Corporation officially unveiled its new LSPro™ series of commercial LED solutions to tremendous industry anticipation and excitement. This new product line is the apex of Lighting Science’s research and development efforts to transform product standards of the LED commercial market and take it to the next level. Created with the commercial market in mind, these new lamps feature higher attributes than general industry standards, such as color-rendering indexes (CRI) of 90+, better lumen output and Energy Star ratings. LSPro™ LED Products are engineered to exceed commercial industry standards. Designed for high CRI of 90 or greater and increased lumen output, these lamps are poised to become the new standard that commercial customers will seek and demand. In addition, the LSPro™ product lineup is Energy Star rated, where applicable, and adheres to the highest quality design and testing standards in the market. The LSPro™ line of products was developed to serve the breadth of needs in the commercial marketplace and has been expanded to include both a plug-n-play and direct connect linear T8 solution. Available in all standard lamp types, such as PAR, BR, MR, GU10 and A19 Series, and standard color temperatures, Lighting Science has also added a new T8 Linear product to its commercial LED product lineup.
Lighting Science Group Appoints Jeff Campbell as Senior Director of Product Management
Aug 19 15
Lighting Science Group Corporation announced the appointment of Jeff Campbell as Senior Director of Product Management. Mr. Campbell will be responsible for contributing to Lighting Science’s overall product management strategy and expanding its commercial and retail LED offerings. Reporting directly to Lighting Science CEO Ed Bednarcik, Jeff will also work closely with the company’s marketing and sales teams
to effectively promote Lighting Science’s current product offerings, such as the Rhythm™ and Marquee™
Series, and the company’s new T8 Linear line, in the ever-expanding LED market. He comes to Lighting Science after more than 10 years with Philips Lighting, where he held various positions, including Director of Business Development and Market Support and Senior Global Product Manager.
The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Dismisses GE Lighting’s Patent Infringement Claims Against Lighting Science Group Corporation
Aug 11 15
Lighting Science Group Corporation announced that on August 5, 2015, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio granted Lighting Science’s motion for summary judgment, declaring invalid certain patents of GE Lighting Solutions LLC and dismissing GE Lighting’s patent infringement claims against Lighting Science. The lawsuit alleges infringement by Lighting Science and five other LED manufacturers of two GE Lighting patents, U.S. Patent No. 6,787,999, entitled LED-Based Modular Lamp, and U.S. Patent No. 6,799,864, entitled High Power LED Power Pack for Spot Module Illumination.