– March 2009. Douglas Marty – long term owner of Airguide Manufacturing
has been named President and CEO to lead Arcalux into the future.
is a substantial owner in Arcalux®.
Marty believes that the
Company’s extraordinary ability to convert the need for
sustainability into real lighting products will differentiate
the Company by allowing its customers to cash in on the energy
savings and ecological movement.
Rhode Islands – August 2009.
Arcalux® was the
darling at the
GovEnergy Show in Providence. Arcalux scored big at this premier
government tradeshow. The traffic at the Arcalux booth was
non-stop as Federal facility managers, energycoordinators,
procurement officials and contracting officers from all
over the U.S. got a front row view of the most
sustainable lighting product in
the world. Arcalux’s™
GSA schedule is approved and we are ready to serve.
– December 2009.
“Architects and lighting designers will
absolutely love our new Indirect SmartFixture™. It provides an
absoluely beautiful lighting accent and includes the same
sustainable characteristics of our first Direct SmartFixture™ .
Orders have been piling up for months; we are manufacturing as
much as possible and look forward to a great
XMAS with our new
is the recipient of the
“ADEX Award for Design Excellence”.
has received three 2008 ADEX Awards (Award for Design
Excellence) from Design Journal Magazine – the premier
Platinum Award for “Versatility” – and the coveted Gold Award
for “socket Assembly”.
“We are also proud to announce that the “SmartFixture™”, in its
entirety, is the recipient of the ADEX Gold Award for 2008.”
The annual ADEX Awards is the largest and most prestigious
awards program for home, office, hospitality furnishings and
building materials marketed to the design trade. ADEX entries
are judged on five criteria: innovation, technological
advancement, quality, aesthetics and value.
“The ADEX Platinum and Gold level awards are an honor and a
validation of the design excellence of Arcalux products” -
says Doug Marty, Arcalux’s CEO.
The 2008 ADEX Awards anticipated upwards of 500 companies
submitting thousands of innovative new products.
Awards & News
- February 2008.
Mark Welker, Founder & Executive Vice President at Arcalux®
announced today that the Company has launched its newest product
– the SmartFixture™.
Welker believes that the
will allow companies to purchase a lighting fixture that can be
converted for pennies into any other lighting fixture that it
desires. A direct flourescent fixture that can be converted to
an indirect fixture, a 2 lamp fixture that can be converted to a
3 or 4 lamp fixture. Even a conventional T8 or T5 lamp fixture
that can be converted to an LED fixture.
“A truly sustainable
fixture has arrived . . .”