Birmingham, Ala. (PRWEB) January 13, 2016
Geometri, LLC, a technology spinoff of Geographic Information Services, Inc. (GISi), has been acquired by Acuity Brands, Inc., a world leader in providing indoor and outdoor lighting and energy management solutions. GISi provides customer driven location technology solutions to federal, state and local governments, and commercial organizations.
Dale Dunham, Chairman and Founder GISi praised the acquisition: “For years the location community has dreamed of a unified world, where technology seamlessly integrates the built and natural landscapes. Acuity Brands provides the last piece of that puzzle; intelligent buildings designed to support indoor navigation, emergency response and facilities management. They are truly the buildings of the future, where networked lighting is so efficient that it literally pays for the context awareness essential for extraordinary customer experiences. As an Acuity Value Added Reseller (VAR), we look forward to providing these advanced tools to our customers with the energy efficiency required by today’s competitive environment,” said Dunham.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Acuity Brands has operations throughout North American, Europe, and Asia.
“Acuity is very excited to partner with GISi as a value-added reseller of our comprehensive software and service platform for mapping, navigation and analytics. GISi brings 25 years of location technology service experience and excellent industry recognition in key verticals such as office buildings, shopping malls, logistics centers, college campuses and healthcare. This exciting partnership will provide our customers with a holistic solution that allows them to connect with their customers in real time with unprecedented accuracy and to make powerful decisions utilizing data analytics”, said George McIlwraith, SVP Sales, Acuity Brands Lighting.
GISi is an employee owned company located in Birmingham, Alabama, with offices throughout the United States. GISi has a passion for delivering customer driven location technology solutions to federal, state and local governments, and commercial organizations. For more information please visit http://www.gisinc.com, or call (205) 941-0442.