Permlight for Signs expands internationally, names Guy Young to lead European sales

Dec 18th, 2008
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Date Announced: 18 Dec 2008

TUSTIN, Calif. — Permlight for Signs(tm), a leading provider of brilliant LED lighting for signs and a division of Permlight Products, Inc., today announced it has expanded to the United Kingdom to manage increased demand for LED signage solutions from overseas customers. To support this expansion, the company named Guy Young as national sales manager, United Kingdom.

“Our European customers require energy-efficient, non-toxic LED-based signage that shines brighter and is affordable. And with this expansion, Permlight for Signs is well positioned to meet this growing demand,” said Michael Keddington, co-CEO of Permlight Products, Inc. “Guy brings more than 10 years in the lighting industry and understands the market and its special compliance issues. He will be instrumental in managing our European customers and offering unique LED-based signage solutions.”

Prior to Permlight for Signs, Young worked for Sign Gear Systems Ltd, as sales manager, where he was responsible for selling TridonicAtco LED systems and worked on animated effects for LED lighting applications. He also was influential in supporting the sales and marketing initiatives for other leading sign companies including: KBS Signs, Trojan Signs and Stocksigns.

Permlight for Signs’ strategic growth plan is to offer customers industry-leading products and service. The company has a deep patent portfolio covering critical technology issues, including thermal management for light engine modules. This technology allows the LED chip to be directly attached to an isolated metal-core printed circuit board to reduce heat generation and module size and, ultimately, total module cost.

About Permlight for Signs(tm)
Permlight for Signs, a division of Permlight Products, Inc., is a leader in applying LED technology to create the brightest and most economical LED modules in the signage industry. Permlight for Signs’ mission is echoed by its proven track record of providing LED lighting systems that combine high brightness levels, low energy consumption, long lifetimes and low maintenance with competitive pricing.

Permlight Products, Inc. continues to lead the way in LED technology, using patented thermal management techniques to create light engines that are brighter, more efficient and longer lasting. The company has developed an extensive portfolio of 13 patents to help guide the industry and the advancement of solid-state lighting.


Contact
Christine Welch 714-573-0899 ext. 25

E-mail:christine@riechesbaird.com

Web Site:www.permlightforsigns.com

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