TCP has been given a 48th Cascade Capital Corp. Business Growth Award by Smart Business. The awards recognize companies that have either increased sales by 100 percent, by $5 million, or by increasing its employee numbers by 50 percent or 24 people. Full information is available in the Smart Business article "Growth Conscious", which focuses on TCP's CEO and president Ellis Yan and his plans for the company.

Cree has signed a global distribution agreement with Premier Farnell to distribute Cree's LED line.

Andromeda has opened Andromeda America Ltd. in Miami. The new company will promote and sell the firm's lighting products from the Murano glassworks.

Ledtronics has named Greg Krymer as national and international product sales manager for LED architectural lighting.