Ephesus http://wrvo.org en Light bulb maker taps state backing for new prototype http://wrvo.org/post/light-bulb-maker-taps-state-backing-new-prototype <p>A small Syracuse lighting startup was at it again Tuesday morning.</p><p>For the second time in a month, Ephesus Technologies was able to draw a big crowd for the unveiling of a LED lighting prototype. <a href="http://innovationtrail.org/post/ephesus-pioneers-stadium-led-lights-syracuse-racetrack" target="_blank">In March the company put on display a LED lighting system for use in stadiums</a>.</p><p>But Tuesday&rsquo;s event had a few more suits-and-ties as several state and local politicians and economic development officials were present.</p><p>&ldquo;[Ephesus] I think has earned the distinction of tapping more assets across the state than any company I know of,&rdquo; said Ed Bogucz, executive director of the Syracuse Center of Excellence, as he introduced the company.</p><p> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 13:27:03 +0000 Ryan Delaney 17098 at http://wrvo.org Light bulb maker taps state backing for new prototype Ephesus pioneers stadium LED lights for Syracuse racetrack http://wrvo.org/post/ephesus-pioneers-stadium-led-lights-syracuse-racetrack <p>With the slide of a dimmer switch, Syracuse-based Ephesus is hoping to turn stadiums on to the next big thing in lighting.</p><p>Friday morning, Ephesus president Joe Casper used high-tech LED lights to show off the shine on two antique cars at the state fairgrounds.&nbsp;</p><p>&ldquo;We are looking at the most advanced technology and that&rsquo;s the thing that we&rsquo;re so excited about with this,&rdquo; he says.</p><p>Amount of time Casper and his team of engineers needed to design the lights?</p><p>Just eight weeks.</p><p> Mon, 12 Mar 2012 13:44:24 +0000 Ryan Delaney 15796 at http://wrvo.org Ephesus pioneers stadium LED lights for Syracuse racetrack