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#189014 - 01/31/10 02:58 AM Looking for a name...  
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I'd like to tap the creative minds on this board for an ear-catching company name. Here is a description of the company:

This company will design, manufacture and (maybe) distribute lighting products for residential and commercial use. These products will be based on a form of clean, green, energy-efficient technology not currently available in any lighting market.

Thanks in advance for your help!

#189019 - 01/31/10 11:28 AM Re: Looking for a name... [Re: twosleepy]  
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Would it be possible/ useful to know what that technology is based on?

#189025 - 01/31/10 03:24 PM Re: Looking for a name... [Re: twosleepy]  
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My first thought was Fiat Lux or Lux Aeterna. Lucent has already been taken. Lambent? Aglow?


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#189032 - 02/01/10 01:13 AM Re: Looking for a name... [Re: zmjezhd]  
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Bran: It's a form of LED technology.

zmjezhd: It's funny because those are names for pieces we've sung in our choir... I think it should be a few words. The name they have now is fairly stilted and boring.

#189035 - 02/01/10 03:00 AM Re: Looking for a name... [Re: twosleepy]  
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"A New Light"; the advertising slogan could be You Will See Things in A New Light. (Sorry, I know it's not very good. I am not a creative person.)

#189038 - 02/01/10 03:49 AM Re: Looking for a name... [Re: Jackie]  
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I thought of "green noir technologies" (or grenoir if you want a portmanteau) thinking noir means new in french. When I looked up noir I found it means stylish but it also means (a cinematic style) characterised by low lighting. smile

#189039 - 02/01/10 04:07 AM Re: Looking for a name... [Re: Jackie]  
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Originally Posted By: Jackie
"A New Light"; the advertising slogan could be You Will See Things in A New Light. (Sorry, I know it's not very good. I am not a creative person.)


Well, I like "Seeing things in a new light". That's very good. Thanks for the inspiration!

#189040 - 02/01/10 04:12 AM Re: Looking for a name... [Re: Avy]  
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Originally Posted By: Avy
I thought of "green noir technologies" (or grenoir if you want a portmanteau) thinking noir means new in french. When I looked up noir I found it means stylish but it also means (a cinematic style) characterised by low lighting. smile


I think the "low lighting" bit would be a tad contradictory! :0)
So, it would be "green neuf technologies", but I'm not sure that would fly in the US...

#189041 - 02/01/10 06:22 AM Re: Looking for a name... [Re: twosleepy]  
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That was a fun suggestion. I had put a smiley on my post which did not register. I think I should add [smiley] instead of a colon and bracket.

#189043 - 02/01/10 11:03 AM Re: Looking for a name... [Re: twosleepy]  
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Maybe " LEAD ON " and the letter A a bit dimmed, so that the led idea keeps coming through?

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