(London, U.K. 22nd May 2006) FilmLight, a leading provider of digital filmmaking technology, is pleased to announce that it has been successful for the second year running in winning a Queen's Award for Enterprise. The new award is for export achievement in the International Trade category and follows last year's award for Innovation.
Now in its fifth year, FilmLight has achieved progressively rising overseas sales for all three of its product lines. The company has created more than 60 high value jobs and now exports more than 80% of its products to film studios and post production houses throughout the world.
Peter Stothart, Commercial Director of FilmLight said: "On behalf of the directors I would like to thank the whole company and our community of suppliers and customers, who have all helped to create a vigorous and growing company. The Queen's Award is a special recognition for excellence, and winning a second one - this time for business achievement is a fantastic."
FilmLight has experienced exceptional growth since its inception, and has achieved strong technical innovation and consistent profitability. The company intends to use its continuing success to increase investment in its products, services and customer relationships.