Strategic partnership adds layer of experience in SSL driver and accessory development
Rochester, May 8, 2017 – OLEDWorks, Inc., the leading U.S. OLED light engine and panel manufacturing company, today announced the signing of a Value Added Reseller (VAR) agreement with LED Specialists, Inc, a leader in SSL driver design and lighting system integration. LED Specialists brings more than 13 years of experience in designing LED based systems over a range of markets. In addition, over the past year, LED Specialists, Inc. worked in collaboration with OLEDWorks and NYSERDA on an OLED accessory roadmap intended to accelerate adoption of OLED technology in lighting applications and products.
Through this VAR relationship, LED Specialists will promote and sell OLEDWorks products bundled with newly developed accessory components such as drive electronics, mechanical mounting hardware and other devices to enable users across a range of markets to more readily install, power and control OLED panels. In addition, LED Specialists will be providing OLED integration support to lighting designers, fabricators and OEMs for the myriad of OLED applications that are continuing to evolve.
“There is a tremendous market interest and excitement created by the possibilities OLEDs offer. The market will benefit from expanded OLED accessory components and integration support tailored to the requirements of our Brite series of OLED products. LED Specialists experience and capabilities in this field enhances our collaboration to accelerate market adoption” said Giana Phelan, OLEDWorks’ Director of Business Development.
“The great advantages of OLED technology come with unique requirements for drive electronics, power distribution, control and mechanical installation. Our collective objective is to provide these enabling components, while preserving the benefits OLEDs bring to the marketplace including: wide area and uniform light source, high efficiency, very thin form factor, minimal interconnect and support structure,” stated Mike Fusco, Co-founder of LED Specialists.
OLEDWorks is a leader in the development and production of affordable and innovative organic light emitting diode lighting solutions. OLEDWorks was founded by many of the original pioneers in the OLED industry, giving OLEDWorks the unique OLED production experience and insight into manufacturing strategies specifically tailored to lighting. OLEDWorks applies its more than 300 person years of collective industry experience in OLED technology to making the most advanced and cost effective solutions in OLED lighting.
With production in Aachen, Germany and Rochester, New York, where it is headquartered, OLEDWorks is the only U.S. based OLED light engine and panel manufacturer, and has become the dependable source for OLED lighting solutions. For more information, visit www.OLEDWorks.com.
About LED Specialists:
Based in Holbrook, New York, LED Specialists in their 13 year history has become a leader in LED product development for lighting OEMs across a range of industries including Commercial, Outdoor, Architectural, Industrial, Marine and Aviation markets. In addition, LED Specialists supplies innovative SSL driver and control products specially targeted for evolving market requirements. This design expertise is now being applied to support OLED technology in the form of tailored drive electronics and mechanical accessory development in collaboration with OLEDWorks, NYSERDA and OLED early adopters.
For further information contact:
Mike Fusco Rachel Melendez
LED Specialists OLEDWorks