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CIMCON Appoints Mobeen Khan as Chief Operating Officer

April 15, 2019 – Boston, MA

IoT and Software Veteran Brings Strategy and Management Experience and Expertise to CIMCON Team


50 Game-Changing Innovations in Robotics, Home Technology...

April 10, 2019 – BEDFORD, Mass.

By Entrepreneur Staff - Entrepreneur lists the Gold award winners from the 2019 Edison Awards.  Winners of the Edison Awards are chosen by a panel of more than 3,000 business executives.


CIMCON’s NearSky™ Smart City Platform Wins 2019 Gold Edison...

April 10, 2019 – Boston, MA

CIMCON's NearSky smart city platform received the top award in the Internet of Things (IoT) category at the 2019 Edison Awards™ . The Edison Awards recognizes and honors the world’s best in innovators and innovations.


CIMCON Launches City Innovators Speaker Series

April 3, 2019 – Boston, MA

Series will Provide Practical Advice from Municipal Leaders and Industry Thought Leaders to Help Cities Build and Operate Data-Driven Smart City Services


CIMCON Lighting Announced as a Finalist in the 2019 Edison...

March 12, 2019 – Boston, MA

The NearSky Smart City Platform Receives Recognition in the Innovative Services: Internet of Things Category


The Race is on Worldwide for Smart Cities

March 6, 2019 – BEDFORD, Mass.

By Llewellyn King for the Global America Business Institute - The starter pistol has been fired and the race is on for smart cities across the United States and around the world. This race will not be limited to among municipalities, but will rapidly become an arena for international and corporate competition. Smart...


New Tech Bonanza Will Be the Digital Takeover of Cities

February 11, 2019 – BEDFORD, Mass.

By Llewellyn King - Benjamin Franklin was the first to deploy street lighting. He put candles in a four-sided, glass case for his lights. The engineering took a giant leap forward in England, when William Murdoch lit his home with coal gas lights in 1792. Today street lighting is taken as a given, like waterborne...


A New Dawn for Urban Street Lighting?

February 7, 2019 – BEDFORD, Mass.

By Collins Mwai -- The fast growing urbanisation in Rwanda is often characterised by an increase of street lighting across different city roads which often puts pressure on city authorities as it drives up energy consumption. A synergy of three firms has come together in an attempt to reduce energy consumption by...


Municipal, Technology and Business Visionaries Join CIMCON...

February 6, 2019 – BEDFORD, Mass.

Advisors will use their diverse operating and technology experiences to assist the company in the next stage of growth for the company and its smart city platform. BEDFORD, Mass., February 6, 2019 – CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of outdoor lighting management systems and smart city technologies, today...


Smart Utilities are Stepping Up to the New Smart City...

February 5, 2019 – BEDFORD, Mass.

By Gordon Feller - Smart and connected digital lighting is being hailed as the first ‘Killer Application’ in the smart city domain. Cities are home to more than half of the world’s population -- and they are expected to add another 2.5 billion new residents over the next 30 years. In anticipation of this growth,...


CIMCON Lighting Named to List of Boston's Most Innovative...

February 5, 2019 – BEDFORD, Mass.

CIMCON Lighting was recently listed in the Hitchhiker's Guide to Boston Innovation. This list, curated by The New England Venture Capital Association and NextView Ventures, maps out Boston's innovation ecosystem, identifying the best and brightest companies, investors, journalist, workspaces and more. CIMCON has made...


Smart Solar Street Lights Spread with IoT Adoption

February 4, 2019 – BEDFORD, Mass.

By Charles W. Thurston - The role of the once lonely street light has been heavily rewritten so that it now serves as a major information gateway, runs on solar power, and is sensing and reporting far more than you might imagine. Indeed, the global market for the smart street light is projected at $18 billion per year...


CIMCON Lighting named in CIO Bulletin's '30 Great Places to...

February 1, 2019 – BEDFORD, Mass.

  BEDFORD, Mass., February 4, 2019 – CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of outdoor lighting management systems and smart city technologies, today announced that it has been selected to be on CIO Bulletin’s list of “30 Great Places to Work".


CIMCON Lighting Closes Another Record Year

January 15, 2019 – Boston, MA

Company Sets a New High for Revenue, Expands Outdoor Lighting Management Deployments, Delivers Smart City Platforms, Introduces New Smart City Applications, and Expands its Partner Community BEDFORD, Mass., January 15, 2019 – CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of outdoor lighting management systems and smart...


CIMCON Lighting Selected as Solution Provider of the Year...

October 30, 2018 – BEDFORD, Mass.

BEDFORD, Mass., October 30, 2018 – CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of intelligent lighting and smart city technologies, announced today that it has been selected as the Solution Provider of the Year by CIO Review as part of its "20 Most Promising Smart City Solution Providers for 2018" listing.


CIMCON Lighting Launches the NearSky™ Connect Program to...

October 29, 2018 – Boston, MA

Alliance of Technology and Service Providers Simplifies the Deployment of Smart City Solutions for Energy, Public Safety, Mobility, Environmental, Sustainability, and Infrastructure Improvements BEDFORD, Mass., October 3, 2018 – CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of intelligent lighting and Smart City...


CIMCON Lighting Appoints John Joseph as Vice President of...

October 25, 2018 – Boston, MA

Growing Demand for Smart City Solutions and Intelligent Lighting Controls Fuels the Expansion of the CIMCON Lighting Management Team


CIMCON Lighting in USA TODAY

September 27, 2018 – Boston, MA

CIMCON recently participated in Mediaplanet’s ‘Future of Public Safety’ campaign where we united with likeminded industry leaders to raise awareness of emerging technologies that are creating safer communities. The campaign was distributed through USA TODAY on Sept. 26th, 2018 and is published online. For the full...


CIMCON to Present at MENA ICT Forum’ 18 in Amman-Jordan

September 11, 2018 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of Intelligent Lighting Controls and Smart City technologies, announced that Chris Davis, VP Smart Cities at CIMCONLIGHTING will present “Smart Cities: The Melting Pot of All Technologies” at the MENA ICT Forum’ 18 in Amman-Jordan on Tuesday, September 11th.


CIMCON Lighting Launches New Blog

August 27, 2018 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of intelligent lighting and Smart City technologies, today announced the launch of its new weekly blog, The CityEdge. The CityEdge will focus on showcasing CIMCON’s thought leadership regarding Smart Cities including commentary on cutting-edge technologies and applications,...


CIMCON Lighting Launches Managed Services Portfolio for...

August 6, 2018 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of intelligent lighting and Smart City technologies, today announced the launch of its Managed Services portfolio of services that provide cities with an experienced, knowledgeable staff 24/7 to help them maximize their investment in smart and connected streetlight...


CIMCON's Vice President, Smart Cities to Present at...

May 9, 2018 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of Intelligent Lighting Controls and Smart City technologies, announced that Chris Davis, Vice President, Smart Cities will serve as a speaker at LightFair 2018.  Chris will present “The Evolution of Smart Cities 2.0 from A to Z” on Wednesday, May 9th.


CIMCON Lighting Nominated for CleanTech and Energy Award at...

April 12, 2018 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, Inc. has announced that it has been shortlisted for the CleanTech and Energy Company of the Year Award in the 2018 NEVY Awards, hosted by the New England Venture Capital Association (NEVCA) and presented by Bristol-Myers Squibb. The NEVYs, now in their sixth year, celebrate New England’s top...


CIMCON's Director of Product Management to Serve as...

January 22, 2018 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of Intelligent Lighting Controls and Smart City technologies, announced that George Clernon, Director of Product Management will serve as panel moderator at "Cities of the Future" presented by entrepreneurial hub, Alley on January 23 rd  from 6:30pm – 9:00pm EST at Alley's...


CIMCON's Vice President, Smart Cities to Serve as Keynote...

January 16, 2018 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of Intelligent Lighting Controls and Smart City technologies, announced that Chris Davis, Vice President, Smart Cities will serve as a panelist at the Opening Keynote session at the 2nd Annual Smart Cities International Symposium & Exhibition in Chicago on January 17th &...


2017 – A Record Year for CIMCON Lighting

January 9, 2018 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of Intelligent Lighting Controls and Smart City technologies, announced that it finished 2017 with record growth across all areas of the company, including customer deployments, new employees, capital investment, innovative product introductions and industry recognition.


CIMCON Lighting Launches Revolutionary NearSky™ Platform...

November 14, 2017 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of Intelligent Lighting and Smart City technologies, today announced the launch of its NearSky™ platform and NearSky™ 360 product line. The NearSky™ platform brings the "Internet of Outdoor Things" within a city's reach by enabling a myriad of devices, sensors, and...


CIMCON Lighting Appoints Rick Schuett as Vice President of...

September 19, 2017 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, Inc., the world's leading provider of software powered LED controllers and Internet of Things (IoT) enabled Smart City lighting management solutions, today announced the appointment of industry veteran, Rick Schuett as Vice President of Sales for the Americas. Rick comes to CIMCON with 25+ years'...


Jamaica Public Service Company Selects CIMCON Lighting for...

August 2, 2017 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of Intelligent Lighting and Smart City technologies, announced today that it has been selected by the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS), the sole distributor of electricity in the country, to provide 35,000 intelligent streetlight controls as part of JPS' vision for...


CIMCON Lighting Ranked 6th Hottest Enterprise Startup of...

July 12, 2017 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of Intelligent Lighting and Smart City technologies, announced today that it has been identified by Business Insider as the 6th hottest enterprise startup of 2017. Using a metric called "valuation step up" that indicates the increase in worth that investors attribute to a...


CIMCON Lighting Raises $15 Million

May 25, 2017 – New York, NY and Billerica, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of intelligent lighting and Smart City technologies, announced today a $15 million Series B funding round led by Energy Impact Partners (EIP), a collaborative strategic investment firm that counts leading utilities as its limited partners. Lindsay Luger, Managing Director...


CIMCON Lighting Announces Launch of "Blue Light" Emergency...

May 8, 2017 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of Intelligent Lighting and Smart City technologies, announced today the launch of its Blue Light Emergency Mobile App for university and college campuses. Student safety is a primary concern across campuses today along with rapid communication with campus security to...


CIMCON Lighting Sponsors "Smart City" Industry Panel...

May 5, 2017 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, the leading global provider of Intelligent Lighting and Smart City technologies, announces its sponsorship of an industry panel presentation "Smart Cities – Moving Beyond the Hype and Where are We Now"at LightFair 2017.


Eaton and CIMCON Lighting Collaborate to Bring Connected,...

September 7, 2016 – Boston, MA and London, UK

Power management company Eaton today announced a collaboration with CIMCON Lighting, Inc., a global leader in intelligent, web-based wireless outdoor lighting management systems. The collaboration combines Eaton’s broad range of outdoor light-emitting diode (LED) luminaires with CIMCON’s intelligent, wireless...


CIMCON Lighting, Inc. selected as one of the "20 Most...

August 9, 2016 – Boston, MA and London, UK

CIMCON Lighting, Inc., the world's leading provider of intelligent, web-based Wireless Outdoor Lighting Management Systems, announced today that it has been selected as one of the "20 Most Promising Utilities Technology Solution Providers for 2016" by CIOReview. "We are proud to announce CIMCON Lighting, Inc. as one...


CIMCON Lighting Issued Patent for Fault Management for...

February 23, 2016 – Boston, MA and London, UK

CIMCON Lighting, Inc., the world's leading provider of intelligent, web-based Wireless Outdoor Lighting Management Systems, today announced that it has been awarded its fourth patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office.The latest patent, No. 9,226,368 pertains to the method by which CIMCON's...


CIMCON Lighting Launches New Website

November 2, 2015 – Boston, MA and London, UK

CIMCON Lighting, Inc., the world's leading provider of intelligent, web-based wireless outdoor Lighting Management Systems, launched its new mobile responsive website today at www.cimconlighting.com The goal of the new website is to provide visitors with an extremely user friendly and intuitive experience to quickly...


CIMCON Lighting Announces Availability of a Tilt Sensor in...

January 30, 2015 – Boston, MA and London, UK

CIMCON Lighting, Inc., the world's leading provider of intelligent, web-based wireless outdoor Lighting Management Systems, today announced the availability of a "tilt sensor" in its wireless street light controllers for "knockdown alerts". The release of the "ANSI C136.41" standard (7-pin Connector) has allowed...


CIMCON Lighting Issued Third Patent in 2014

September 23, 2014 – Boston, MA and London, UK

CIMCON Lighting, Inc., the world's leading provider of intelligent, web-based Wireless Outdoor Lighting Management Systems, today announced that it has been awarded its third patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office this year.The latest patent, No. 8,820,952 B2 is for an easy-to-install retrofit...


CIMCON Lighting Announces Immediate Support for 0.5%...

September 4, 2014 – Boston, MA

CIMCON Lighting, Inc., the world’s leading provider of intelligent, web-based Wireless Outdoor Lighting Management Systems, today announced the availability of its new line of iSLC series Lighting Controllers with support for 0.5% accuracy class energy metering for customers requiring revenue grade accuracy.


CIMCON Lighting Releases iOS App for its Outdoor Lighting...

June 2, 2014 – Boston, MA and London, UK

CIMCON Lighting, Inc., the world's leading provider of intelligent, web-based wireless outdoor Lighting Management Systems, today announced the availability of a "tilt sensor" in its wireless street light controllers for "knockdown alerts". The release of the "ANSI C136.41" standard (7-pin Connector) has allowed...