acdc Receives Prestigious Queen’s Award
acdc, the UK’s leading specialist in long-life architectural LED and cold cathode lighting solutions, announced that it has been named a winner of the country’s most prestigious award for business performance – the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade 2012.
acdc won the award for the first time for its outstanding achievement in overseas earnings, recording an overall growth of 90% over the 3 year period. Proof, if needed, that acdc is a leader in the design of technical LED products that are brighter and smaller than ever. With over 3000 projects delivered each year to key export markets, including Europe, USA, Australia, Far East, Middle East, and India, from the UK headquarters.
acdc’s lighting solutions have enhanced some of the world’s most prestigious projects and buildings,
- the Burj Khalifa – the worlds’ tallest tower, in Dubai
- the Burj Al Arab – the worlds’ most luxurious hotel, also in Dubai
- Bitexco Tower – the largest building towering over Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, at an impressive 68 storeys high
- Marina Bay Sands – a world-class luxury casino and hotel complex in Singapore
- The recently opened Olympics Bridges in London.
acdc CEO Gareth Frankland commented, “To be awarded this prestigious award for our outstanding achievements in international trade is something we are all very proud of. This puts us amongst the most successful of UK businesses. The dedication of all our employees to ensuring we continue to meet our aim of producing the most innovative and industry-leading lighting solutions available is recognized with this award from the Queen, and we look forward to an even brighter success in the future.”
In addition to a network of over 60 distribution partners worldwide, acdc has a satellite office in Dubai servicing the Middle East and beyond, and is set to open a London studio this spring.
Sales Director Louise Frankland commented: “At acdc our focus is on offering outstanding products and a level of customer service that is second to none – our teams in the UK and overseas deliver this as standard. So to have our international success recognized and affirmed by the Queen with this prestigious accolade is a huge privilege and honor.”