January 3, 2007
Former sales executive for Westinghouse will lead sales and marketing efforts for energy efficient technology.
SAVANNAH, GA – PureSpectrum, Inc. (Pink Sheets: PSPM) has announced that lighting industry veteran Garth Kullman has been hired as Vice President of Sales.
Kullman is a former sales executive for Westinghouse Electric Corporation and will spearhead the introduction of PureSpectrum’s energy efficient ballast technology into the marketplace. PureSpectrum, Inc. owns the rights to 13 patents and patents pending related to the development of an innovative electronic ballast design that will be marketed globally in 2007 after being in development for more than three years.
“Garth Kullman’s familiarity with the lighting industry and leadership qualities make him a perfect fit to represent our technology,” said PureSpectrum president Lee Vanatta. “We feel like we have a technology that can improve the quality of lighting in the United States and internationally. In order to move our technology to the forefront of the lighting industry, we felt we needed someone like Garth with a proven history of establishing a rapport with the important players.”
Independent testing performed in 2006 on PureSpectrum prototypes indicate that T-4 fluorescent lamps powered by PureSpectrum’s technology are approximately 30 percent more efficient than Energy Star requirements. The company is currently developing additional prototypes to submit for testing in other lighting categories, including High Intensity Discharge and Compact Fluorescent lighting.
PureSpectrum (Pink Sheets: PSPM) is a publicly traded technology company founded and headquartered in Savannah, Ga. The company’s values are grounded in an awareness of the increasing urgency to identify more efficient energy solutions. PureSpectrum currently holds multiple patents and patents pending which describe the creation of a more energy efficient electronic ballast design. While marketing the technology globally, the company is also in the process of filing additional patent applications. PureSpectrum will continue its commitment to researching and developing ideas that will produce the most energy efficient, cost effective methods for powering artificial light. For more information on PureSpectrum, please call (912) 961-4980 or visit www.purespectrumlighting.com.
Certain statements contained in this news release regarding matters that are not historical facts may be forward-looking statements. Because such forward-looking statements include risks and uncertainties, actual results may differ materially from those expressed in or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include, but are not limited to, uncertainties pertaining to continued market acceptance for PureSpectrum's products and services, its ability to succeed in growing revenue, the effect of new competitors in its market, integration of acquired businesses, and other risk factors identified from time to time by PureSpectrum.
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