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Rick Farrell and EcoTek Lighting Receive Green Engineering Finalist Award from TechAmerica
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Gregg Gallagher is chair of the TechAmerica Exec Connect Committee and is the group vice president for Quantum Leaders in Irvine, California. Samantha Simonnet is the Cleantech director for BridgeGate LLC in Irvine, California. The Green Engineering Finalist Award was presented to Rick Farrell and EcoTek Lighting for outstanding achievement and leadership in green manufacturing and energy efficiency.
“Indeed, according to a recent report produced by the Union of Concerned Scientists, “The Climate 2030 Blueprint”, energy efficiency (or the lack thereof) is the third largest cause of GHG (Greenhouse gas) emissions in the United states behind electricity generation and transportation,”
EcoTek Lighting, a division of Expotrans, Inc., received the Harvey Mudd College Green Engineering Certificate of Merit at the TechAmerica High-tech Innovation Awards dinner on May 14, 2009, at the Hilton Hotel in Costa Mesa, CA.
About EcoTek Lighting
Ecotek Lighting, a division of Expotrans, Inc., is a leading provider of high performance menu boards, light boxes, poster frames and custom displays using LED illumination. Our LED backlit displays yield brilliant luminosity and deliver six times the energy efficiency of displays using edgelit T8 fluorescent lamps. Ecotek Lighting’s Eco-friendly products are 99% recyclable, UL, CUL and CE listed and contribute to LEED-Certified buildings. We design, engineer, manufacture and test each of our products in our state of the art Green manufacturing plant in Lake Forest, California. EcoTek Lighting was created with the mission of saving energy and producing Eco-friendly products. Our innovative Direct Backlit LED Array technology and our Green manufacturing processes significantly contribute to reducing emissions across the entire lifecycle of our products. Learn more at http://www.EcoTekLighting.com
TechAmerica is the leading voice for the U.S. technology industry, which is the driving force behind productivity growth and jobs creation in the United States and the foundation of the global innovation economy. Representing approximately 1,500 member companies of all sizes from the public and commercial sectors of the economy, it is the industry’s largest advocacy organization and is dedicated to helping members’ top and bottom lines. It is also the technology industry's only grassroots-to-
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EcoTek Lighting is a leading electronics and lighting manufacturer, specializing in energy efficient LED illumination. Dawna Lee Heising is the director of marketing for EcoTek Lighting. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.