nLIGHT Raises $17.5 Million

Source: nLIGHT press release, August, 18 2011.

nLIGHT, manufacturer of high-power laser diode-based products headquartered in Vancouver, WA, received $17.5 million in fully subscribed Series E financing, bringing the company’s total equity funding to approximately $110 million.  nLIGHT will use the investment to expand its Vancouver manufacturing headquarters.  The company, which has added more than 100 jobs in the past year, has a current workforce of 230 employees in Vancouver, 68 in Hillsboro, OR, and 150 employees overseas.

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