July 23, 2014 11:38 AM ET

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Company Overview of OSRAM SYLVANIA, Inc.

Company Overview

OSRAM SYLVANIA, Inc. provides lighting products, systems, and services for homes, businesses, institutions, automobiles, and specialty applications. It offers solid state lighting (LED), incandescent, halogen, fluorescent, high intensity discharge, ballasts and power supplies, lighting management systems, luminaries (fixtures), display/optic specialty lighting, air heaters, automotive products, and more. The company also provides lighting services, such as lighting design, maintenance and inspection, and recycling services; and lighting programs, including group relamping, LED retrofits, outdoor lighting, and signage solutions. It serves commercial, retail, display/optic, industrial, origina...

100 Endicott Street

Danvers, MA 01923

United States

Founded in 1901





Key Executives for OSRAM SYLVANIA, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Chief Executive Officer of OSRAM Opto Semiconductors Inc
Senior Vice President of Solid State Lighting Business Segment
Executive Officer
Age: 66
Executive Vice President of NAFTA Region Automotive Lighting Division and General Manager of NAFTA Region Automotive Lighting Division
Age: 44
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

OSRAM SYLVANIA, Inc. Key Developments

Osram Sylvania to Close its Lighting-Manufacturing Facility in September

Osram Sylvania, will close its lighting-manufacturing facility in September. The company told employees that 88 people at the Central Falls location are among 345 in all who will be affected by the closure of three facilities. The company will also close facilities in Manchester, N.H., and York, Pa.

Osram Sylvania, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

OSRAM announced the appointment of Jes Munk Hansen effective Oct. 16, 2013 as President and CEO of OSRAM Sylvania. He succeeds Rick Leaman, who is leaving the company to pursue other interests. In his role as chief executive, Hansen will be responsible for the OSRAM business in North, Middle and South America. Over the past 13 years Hansen held various leadership positions at Grundfos, serving as CEO and President of Grundfos North America for the last six years.

Comcast Corporation and Osram Sylvania, Inc. Announce Agreement to Bring Remote Controlled Smart Light Bulbs to the Xfinity Home Platform

Comcast Corporation and Osram Sylvania, Inc. announced that the companies have entered into an agreement to offer energy efficient light bulbs that can be controlled remotely from anywhere through the Xfinity Home platform. By collaborating with OSRAM SYLVANIA, Comcast is further enhancing its Xfinity Home service by providing Sylvania's new energy-saving LED smart light bulbs that can be plugged into any standard light bulb socket, and that can save up to 83% in energy costs and last up to 17.5 times longer than standard incandescent light bulbs. In addition by partnering with OSRAM SYLVANIA, Comcast becomes the first service provider to offer an integrated remote controlled light bulb. Specifically, the SYLVANIA ULTRA iQ(TM) LED BR30 flood light bulb has a life of 35,000 hours, which reduces maintenance and lamp replacement costs. In addition, it has integrated dimming controls that use the Zigbee(R) Home Automation standard to create a system that can be controlled wirelessly for quick and easy adjustments using a smartphone or the Xfinity Home app. The 11w ULTRA iQ BR30 bulb emits 700 lumens providing 63 lumens per watt. Utilizing warm white 2700K color temperature light with a color rendering index (CRI) of 80, the SYLVANIA ULTRA iQ LED bulbs are dimmable to 5% and can help use up to 83% less energy than the incandescent bulbs they replace. Xfinity Home is a broadband and cloud-based platform that provides next-generation home security, control and energy management features that allow customers to stay connected to their home and family through the use of an interactive Web portal, mobile devices and the free Xfinity Home app. In addition to 24/7 professional monitoring, Xfinity Home offers an expanding suite of home control and remote energy management services that include lighting controls, digital thermostats, live video monitoring, custom text and e-mail alerts, remote arming and disarming capabilities, water and carbon monoxide sensors.

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