Monday, November 20th, 2017
Lumitec’s Maxillume tr150 and x500 has won Fisheries Supply’s 2017 InNEWvation Award in their Lighting Category. The awards were announced during the annual industry party in conjunction with Pacific Marine Expo, hosted by Fisheries Supply at Safeco Field, Seatle WA.
Fisheries Supply Innovation Award Program is judged by industry expert from the marine media, brokers, retailers, builders and boatyard sectors. Awards were given to products that differentiated from the competition, provide value and fill a need in the boating industry.
“We are Proud to receive this award form Fisheries Supply and really appreciate all they have done for our company in building awareness, and representing us in a most professional and credible way.” said John Kujawa, Lumitec company president.
The Maxillume x500 and tr150 flood lights are specifically designed for commercial applications. Both deliver high output (x500 at 50,000 lumens and the tr150 at 20,000 lumens true measured lumens). For ship board applications or fixed dock locations, the fully sealed, and tested to military standards for shock and vibration Maxillume series illuminates your work space and beyond. Unlike high pressure sodium or HID, Maxillume x500 and tr150 deliver clean, bright light without hot-restrike issues or work shut downs related to blown bulbs or ballasts.
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Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
South Florida based Lumitec Lighting this month celebrates a significant milestone as they enter their 10th year in business.
Lumitec was founded in November 2007 with the explicit strategy of being, first and foremost, an innovative product development company. This ‘product-first’ approach has yielded rapid growth as a result of wide market appeal, with sales increases exceeding triple digits in many years.
Initially focused primarily on marine lighting, the company has a consistently introduced innovative, extremely reliable, ‘Made in the USA’ products year after year. Today Lumitec is generally regarded as the leader in several of the markets they serve.
“Our success is partly the result of hard work, focus, determination, and a little luck. But above all else our talented and devoted team is what has gotten us to where we are today,” said company founder and president John Kujawa. “Our company values center around delivering exceptional value to our customers while offering a stimulating, fulfilling, fun work environment to our employees. It seems to be an effective combination, and one to which we remain committed.”
In addition to strong sales and brand growth, Lumitec’s achievements include accolades among customers, peers in the industry, and government. Recently Kujawa received the Governor’s Ambassador for Entrepreneurship award from Florida Governor Rick Scott. In September of this year the National Marine
Manufacturers Association awarded the company the prestigious “Innovation Award” for their novel communication technology. Lumitec has also received various product and support awards from the largest distributors and builders in the industry.
Lumitec products are used on many of the finest boats and yachts in the world. Their scene lights and interior lights are relied upon by firemen, EMTs, and police officers. Lumitec high-powered flood lights and NVG (Night Vision Goggle compatible) lights are used by US Special Forces, and agricultural and industrial customers rely on Lumitec’s durability and quality to ensure safety and efficiency.
In just 10 years Lumitec has evolved from a small startup company to a market-leading international brand name and is considered my many of their customers to produce the world’s best marine LED lighting products. Today, the future is certainly looking bright for Lumitec.