Harvard Engineering expands US sales and marketing for solid-state lighting and controls products

April 28, 2014

Harvard Engineering, market-leading manufacturer of energy saving lighting solutions, is pleased to announce it has expanded its sales and marketing team to meet significant customer demand and growth in the Americas.

UK based Harvard opened an Americas office in San Diego only 18 months ago with one employee. The team now includes a marketing department and a growing sales team to manage opportunities in the US, Canada, and Latin America. Harvard Americas has also set up a warehouse facility in New Jersey which means that shipping lead times of stock items will be reduced across the whole of the Americas region. Additionally, the company has moved into a larger office facility. Antony Corrie, Vice President Harvard Americas, commented, “We are extremely pleased with the success we have experienced over the last 12 months. It is important we maintain the momentum that is building around our successful entry into the US market. We have recruited industry professionals with this in mind and I am looking forward to seeing opportunities come to fruition.” Harvard’s products include LeafNut, the multi-award winning wireless monitoring and control system for street and outdoor lighting, and the market leading CoolLED range of LED drivers. The company also manufactures a range of highly efficient LED light engines. All of the Harvard’s energy saving solutions are fully researched, developed and manufactured at the company’s headquarters in the UK. Photo Caption: Antony Corrie, vice president of Harvard Engineering Americas, outside the company’s US headquarters About Harvard Engineering: Harvard Engineering was established in the UK in 1993. The company has grown to become a leading player in the design, development and manufacture of energy saving lighting solutions, including LED drivers, LED light engines, and control products. Following success across Europe, the company opened its Americas office in August 2012, covering the US and Latin America. Awards: 2013 - Winner of Lux Magazine’s Controls Innovation of the Year 2013 2012 - Winner of the Judges’ Choice Award at the Mail on Sunday’s Made in Britain Awards 2012 - Winner of Lux Magazine’s Manufacturer of the Year Award 2012 - Shortlisted for the 3i International Growth Awards at the National Business Awards 2012 - Selected as a UK National Finalist for the European Business Awards 12/13 2011 - Winner of the Orange Innovation Award at the National Business Awards 2011 - Winner of the Innovation award at the Wakefield Express Business Awards 2011 - Winner of a Queen’s Award for Enterprise, within the Innovation category


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