Acuity Brands Honored with Three Sapphire Awards

ATLANTA – August 26, 2021  -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) announced today it was recognized by LEDs Magazine’s Sapphire Awards for three lighting solutions: Celeste decorative pendants by Eureka® Lighting; IOTA® ILBHI emergency LED driver; and the D4i/DALI-2 certified programmable LED driver from the Digital Systems North America business, which was recently acquired by Acuity Brands.  Now in its 7th year, The Sapphire Awards recognize the top solid-state lighting products and LED-centric enabling technologies throughout the industry.

2021 Sapphire Awards winners are:

Celeste decorative pendants from Eureka Lighting are a decorative disc formed from artisanal casted glass. The luminaire features integrated connectors that allow individual heads to be connected vertically, providing the opportunity to create large impactful installations as well as smaller clusters. Available in multiple canopy styles and clear or frosted glass, it can be preconfigured into more than 30 scenarios.

IOTA ILBHI emergency LED drivers are the first emergency driver solutions to bring integral emergency capability to 347-480VAC facility fixtures without the need for stepdown transformers, dedicated circuits, or additional surge suppression equipment.

D4i/DALI-2 certified OPTOTRONIC® programmable indoor and outdoor LED drivers are D4i certified, making Acuity Brands, Digital Systems North America the first lighting manufacturer in the industry to achieve D4i certification on LED drivers in indoor and outdoor applications. These OPTOTRONIC® DALI drivers are compatible with DALI Part 250 thru Part 253. DALI enables accurate, standardized dimming control and robust digital, bi-directional data exchange and power between an OPTOTRONIC® driver and sensor for smart, connected luminaires.

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About Acuity Brands

Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) is a market-leading industrial technology company. We design, manufacture, and bring to market innovative products and services that make the world more brilliant, productive, and connected, including building management systems, lighting, lighting controls, and location-aware applications. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, with operations across North America, Europe, and Asia, we are powered by approximately 12,000 dedicated and talented associates. Visit us at


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