Seattle, WA – February 24, 2020 – Lumotive, a leading developer of 3D-sensing systems for consumer electronics, industrial automation, robotics and autonomous vehicles, today announced its selection as one of Built In Seattle’s “Best Small Companies to Work For in 2020.” The list includes the highest rated companies with less than 100 employees based on compensation and benefits data submitted by companies and their employees. Lumotive received seed funding from Bill Gates and Quan Funds.
“As a fast-paced startup delivering breakthrough technologies to exciting markets, we understand how important every employee’s contribution is to our success,” said Lumotive co-founder and CEO, Dr. William Colleran. “As we grow, we continue to take great care to provide an inclusive, stimulating and rewarding work environment, and we’re gratified to be recognized for those efforts by Built In Seattle.”
Maria Christopoulos Katris, CEO and Co-Founder of Built In, said: “We extend our heartfelt congratulations to our 2020 honorees. Built In aims to change lives by connecting talented tech professionals with jobs they were born to do. These companies have become part of that mission because they stand for more than just the work they’re doing. They stand for their people and purpose.”
She added: “We also extend our gratitude. These companies exemplify what it means to be an employer of choice for today’s purpose-driven tech workforce. Writing about them inspires us daily and, in terms of our offering, gives us total confidence that the professionals who visit our websites will find work that gives them a strong sense of professional and personal meaning.”
Founded in 2018, Lumotive is a leader in solid-state, 3D-sensing systems, developing high-performance solutions for consumer electronics, industrial automation, robotics and autonomous vehicles. The Seattle-based company’s 3D-sensing solutions leverage revolutionary beam steering technology based on patented Liquid Crystal Metasurfaces™ to deliver an unprecedented combination of high performance (as measured by range, resolution and frame rate) and readiness for mass adoption (measured by cost, reliability and size). Lumotive’s beam steering chips enable this unique combination because they are optically large, enabling high performance, and manufactured with mature semiconductor processes, enabling low cost and high reliability. Lumotive’s investors include Bill Gates and Quan Funds. For more information, go to www.lumotive.com or follow us on Twitter @LumotiveLidar.
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