BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Nov 14, 2012) - Digital Lumens today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the GoingGreen Silicon Valley Global 200 winners for the second year. Inclusion in the GoingGreen Silicon Valley Global 200 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing and entrenched players in green technology. Digital Lumens was specially selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.
Digital Lumens and the GoingGreen Silicon Valley Global 200 companies will be honored at AlwaysOn's seventh annual GoingGreen Silicon Valley, November 27 and 28, 2012, at the Golden Gate Club in San Francisco, CA.
GoingGreen Silicon Valley is a two-day executive event where cutting-edge greentech CEOs meet the movers and shakers from the biggest industries on earth. Green technology innovators are transforming trillion dollar industries -- and the solutions they are delivering not only promise to clean up pollution and restore ecosystems, but bring abundance and prosperity to everyone on earth.
"This year's GoingGoing Global 200 displays a maturity in the green technology industry that makes it very attractive to both investors and innovators. Greentech research is maturing rapidly, and as it couples with technology innovators and investors, companies are emerging that have the ability to change the way we live our lives for the better and bring huge returns to their founders and funders." says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. "This year's GoingGreen Global 200 winners are pushing the bounds of how technology can bring about change in the war on our planet's waning resources. The strength of these companies lies in their ability to nurture innovative ideas and seen them through to successful, sustainable, and profitable businesses."
The GoingGreen Global 200 winners were selected from among thousands of domestic and international technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and green technology industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2012 list.
Digital Lumens is redefining the $12B industrial lighting market with intelligent LED lighting systems and service offerings that deliver unmatched energy savings, flexibility, and unique value to customers. Deployments in more than 200 warehouses, manufacturing facilities, maintenance depots, and other industrial sites have demonstrated the disruptive impact of integrating highly-efficient LED lighting with built-in intelligence, sensors, and controls. This patented combination delivers up to 90% energy savings, far exceeding what can be achieved with simple LEDs alone because the system intelligently delivers the right amount of light precisely where and when needed.
"We are honored to be named to the GoingGreen Silicon Valley Global 200 by AlwaysOn as we continue to transform industrial lighting into a powerful platform for energy efficiency and control," said Tom Pincince, President and CEO of Digital Lumens. "Integrating intelligence into energy efficiency solutions is the key to minimizing consumption, and we are proud to be recognized as a leader in the green technology marketplace."
A full list of all the AlwaysOn GoingGreen Silicon Valley 200 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website at: http://www.aonetwork.com/AOStory/Announcing-2012-GoingGreen-Global-200-Top-Private-Companies.
AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand networking the Global Silicon Valley. AlwaysOn helped ignite the social media revolution in early 2003 when it launched the AlwaysOn network. In 2004, it became the first media brand to socially network its online readers and event attendees. AlwaysOn's preeminent executive event series includes the Silicon Valley Innovation Summit, OnMedia, OnHollywood, IMPACT Venture Summit Mid-Atlantic, Venture Summit East, OnDemand, Venture Summit Silicon Valley, OnMobile, and GoingGreen Silicon Valley. The AlwaysOn network and live event series continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, and advertisers like no other media brand.
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 customers in warehouses, manufacturing facilities, maintenance depots, and other industrial sites. Proven in hundreds of facilities to reduce lighting energy use by up to 90%, the patented system is setting the standard for industrial lighting in both retrofits and new facility construction. For more information, please visit www.digitallumens.com. Follow Digital Lumens on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.
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