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Acuity Brands Receives Six 2017 ControlTrends Awards

January 31, 2017

ATLANTA, January 30, 2017 –Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) announced today that two of its businesses, Distech Controls and DGLogik, have received ControlTrends awards for six products, solutions and executives. The awards reflect Acuity Brands’ commitment to delivering industry-leading building management solutions that complement the company’s comprehensive portfolio of digital LED lighting products to enable smarter, more efficient buildings.   

Products and People from Distech Controls and DGLogik selected as winners include:

Distech Controls:

  • Building Automation VAV Controller of the Year Manufacturer or Product
  • ControlTrends Executive of the Year – Large Manufacturer: Martin Villeneuve
  • ControlTrends Vendor of the Year – Large Manufacturer
  • Building Automation System of the Year
  • Young Guns – Stefani Szczechowski


  • Third Party Visualization Software of the Year

Judged by a group of independent industry professionals, the ControlTrends Awards honor innovation in the development products in the HVAC and Building Automation spaces. Click here to see the full list of winners.

About Acuity Brands

Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) is the North American market leader and one of the world’s leading providers of lighting and building management solutions. With fiscal year 2016 net sales of $3.3 billion, Acuity Brands currently employs approximately 12,000 associates and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with operations throughout North America, and in Europe and Asia. The Company’s products and solutions are sold under various brands, including Lithonia Lighting®, Holophane®, Peerless®, Gotham®, Mark Architectural Lighting™, Winona® Lighting, Juno®, Indy™, Aculux®, Healthcare Lighting®, Hydrel®, American Electric Lighting®, Carandini®, Antique Street Lamps™, Sunoptics®, Distech Controls®, Acuity Controls™, nLight®, ROAM® and Sensor Switch®. Visit us at AcuityBrands.

Caroline Cadieux

Director of Marketing and Communications

450-444-9898 ext. 237

Lauren Scott

Distech Controls


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