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NLIGHT Recognized by Seattle Business Magazine as Washington’s Manufacturing Company of the Year

VANCOUVER, Wash. USA May 1, 2012 – Leading high-power semiconductor laser provider nLIGHT Corporation (nLIGHT) has been named by Seattle Business magazine as Washington’s Manufacturer of the Year in the Large Company category. The Washington Manufacturing Awards honors manufacturing companies for outstanding and innovative practices.

“nLIGHT is honored to receive this award,” said Steve Norgaard, vice president manufacturing operations. “The nLIGHT team has worked very hard over the years to grow our business, serve our customers better and improve our operations. We greatly appreciate this recognition,” Norgaard concluded.

The nominations for Manufacturer of the Year were judged by a group of distinguished professionals based on financial performance, growth, innovation and job creation or retention.

About nLIGHT Corporation

nLIGHT is a leading supplier of high-power semiconductor-based lasers for microelectronics, material processing, defense, and medical applications. nLIGHT develops and manufactures fiber lasers, diode-pumped solid-state lasers, and direct-diode lasers based on proprietary semiconductor laser diodes and optical fiber technology. For more information see



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