ATLANTA – November 17, 2016 - Acuity Brands, Inc.
(NYSE: AYI) announced today that it has received Architectural Products
magazine's 2016 Product Innovation Awards (PIA) for eight products. The luminaires selected reflect Acuity Brands’ industry-leading innovation across its architectural indoor lighting offering.
"Acuity Brands is dedicated to the design and engineering of innovative lighting solutions that create inspired visual environments while minimizing energy usage," said Acuity Brands Lighting SVP, Engineering, Rick Earlywine. "These awards recognize our achievements, and affirm our leadership as a driving force in the evolution of the lighting industry."
The innovative and significant new Acuity Brands products selected as PIA winners include:
Judged by a group of 28 independent industry professionals, the PIAs determine and honor innovation in the development and refinement of buildings-related products across 14 industry categories, including lighting and electrical, furnishings, plumbing and wood.