MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Ballast Inc., (OTC BB: GBLL) announced today that Facilities Solutions Group (FSG), one of the nation's largest single source providers of lighting solutions and products, has become a customer of Green Ballast. FSG has ordered and installed Green Ballast's patented daylight harvesting fluorescent light ballast for multiple customers and in a variety of customer applications including commercial office buildings, schools and retail stores.
"Incorporating Green Ballast daylight harvesting ballasts into our overall lighting solutions has increased both savings and return on investment for our customers," said Ricky Tripodo, vice president of New York Operations of FSG.
"We are excited to be working with an industry leader like FSG, and are looking to expand our relationship with them throughout the country," said Kevin Adams, chief executive officer of Green Ballast. "Working with energy service companies and lighting contractors like FSG is a big part of our market strategy for 2014 as we grow our business," Adams added.
About Facilities Solution Group
Facility Solutions Group (FSG) is one of the nation's largest single-source providers of lighting and electrical products, electrical services, electrical construction, and energy management solutions. With a successful 30 plus year history of serving customers FSG develops, designs, markets, sells and supports all types of lighting, electrical, control, and energy-saving products and services. The company's products and services enable customers to build, maintain, expand or upgrade their facility infrastructures, in scenarios ranging from new construction to remodels to ongoing operations.
FSG customers include large property owners and managers, commercial businesses, retail chains, general contractors, property developers, healthcare, financial, hospitality, educational, government entities, ESCO's, industrial, and high end residential as well as individual consumers.
FSG's 1,700 dedicated employees support the company's business in all 50 states, Canada, and Puerto Rico. In 2012, FSG's revenues were in excess of $350 million, ranking it among the top two percent nationally in both wholesale distribution and electrical contracting fields.
About Green Ballast
Green Ballast Inc., an energy solutions company, headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, is an innovator, developer and marketer of energy efficient electronic ballasts for fluorescent fixtures in the commercial lighting industry. Green Ballast's patented daylight harvesting ballast technology utilizes an individual photo sensor that measures the amount of ambient daylight to reduce the amount of electrical current flowing to a light fixture thereby reducing lighting energy costs. Green Ballast's products are deployed during retrofit upgrades, new construction and remodeling work. Customers include electrical lighting product distributors, energy service companies, original equipment manufacturers, and real estate developers and managers who own and lease commercial real estate. To learn more about Green Ballast, please visit our website at www.greenballastinc.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements for Green Ballast reflect current expectations, as of the date of this press release, and involve certain risks and uncertainties. Forward looking statements include statements herein with respect to the company's successful execution of its business strategy. Actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in these forward- looking statements as a result of various factors. Factors that could cause future results to materially differ from the recent results are described in form S-1 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 12, 2012.
SOURCE Green Ballast Inc.