Archive for September, 2014

The Seattle Times: LED Lighting Firm Is VC Effort’s First Recruit

 A young company that makes solid-state LED lighting to replace traditional fluorescent tubes has moved here after landing more than $1 million from a new local venture-capital fund.  NEXT Lighting created an LED lamp with lighting controls that can be retrofitted into current fixtures… See NEWS for full story

Puget Sound Business Journal – Let There Be (LED) Light

Let There Be (LED) Light: Company opens facilities in Seattle, Woodinville. Nitze-Stagen Capital Partners on Monday announced it has completed early-stage financing for a lighting company that is moving its manufacturing operations to Woodinville and opening an office in Seattle.

Washington Manufacturing Alert

Venture Capital Firm Taps Its Expertise For Products To Make Better Buildings BY BILL VIRGIN The Nitze-Stagen name is well known in the Puget Sound region for its commercial real estate development projects: Union Station in Seattle. Conversion of the giant Sears distribution center in Sodo into Starbucks’ corporate headquarters. Renovation and expansion of the Frye […]