Harvard Engineering and Venture Lighting partner in North America on lighting controls

April 19, 2013
Date Announced: 19 Apr 2013 Harvard Engineering, world leader in the design, development and manufacture of LED drivers and control products for the lighting industry, has signed a Sole Agreement with Venture Lighting, a world leader in the manufacture of high power metal halide lamps. The agreement, which is for the distribution and sale of Harvard’s LeafNut solution in the USA and Canada, cements a long standing working relationship between the two companies.LeafNut is an advanced revolutionary wireless control, management and reporting system for large deployments of outdoor lighting that delivers substantial energy and cost savings. The market leading solution, which has been deployed in over 100 locations across the world, uses an innovative Central Management System (CMS) technology to remotely monitor and control each individual light.Antony Corrie, Vice President at Harvard Americas, commented, “The agreement underlines our commitment to Venture Lighting as our only LeafNut sales partner for USA and Canada. Venture’s extensive knowledge of the high power lighting market will allow the company to introduce LeafNut’s control management capabilities to a broader customer base.”Ken Hawley, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Venture Lighting, added, “Harvard’s driver and wireless controls expertise and knowledge is unmatched in the industry today, and combined with Venture’s sales, marketing, operational and service support network, we have the perfect partnership for developing the opportunities for LeafNut in North America.”Harvard manufactures a number of market leading products, including the CoolLED range of dimmable LED drivers. The company which recently opened an office in San Diego, California, as part of a global expansion plan, also provides a bespoke Custom LED placement service from its state-of-the-art facility in the UK.Harvard will be exhibiting at Lightfair International in Philadelphia between 23rd April and 25th April on Booth #3811.

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