Media Coverage

Bloomberg Businessweek Publishes Advice from Chief Big Ass Carey Smith

Bloomberg Businessweek Columnist Karen E. Klein recently sought the advice of Founder and Chief Big Ass Carey Smith for her “Smart Answers” column. One of the column’s readers asked how to get noticed when launching a new product. Smith shared his experience marketing Haiku® , the company’s highly successful home ceiling fan. Because Big Ass Fans® was… Read more »

CNET, PCWorld Highlight Role of Big Ass Fans in Thread Group

CNET and PCWorld covered a demonstration today of the new Thread smart home technology promoted by Big Ass Fans® and other founding members of the Thread Group. The demonstration was held at Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. CNET’s Lynn La highlighted the opening demonstration, which paired Big Ass Fans’ smart ceiling fan, Haiku® with… Read more »

CNET: Big Ass Fans ‘showing some serious smart-home ambitions’

CNET today highlighted the latest innovation from Big Ass Fans® — the integration of the company’s Haiku® with SenseME™ smart ceiling fan and the Nest Learning Thermostat™. Associate Editor Ry Crist wrote that Big Ass Fans is “showing some serious smart-home ambitions this year after debuting the Haiku with SenseME, a first-of-its-kind, app-enabled residential ceiling… Read more »

Business Insider Features Big Ass Fans, Nest product integration

Business Insider today highlighted the energy savings possible by integrating Big Ass Fans’ Haiku® with SenseME™ smart ceiling fan with the Nest Learning Thermostat™. Writer Rebecca Borison noted consumers can reduce their air conditioning costs up to 30 percent. The air movement created by Haiku with SenseME can make you feel several degrees cooler than… Read more »

Gigaom Covers Big Ass Fans, Nest product integration

Technology news site Gigaom today published an article on the integration of Big Ass Fans’ Haiku® with SenseME™ smart ceiling fan and the Nest Learning Thermostat™. The air movement created by Haiku with SenseME can make you feel several degrees cooler than the actual temperature in a room, so you can raise the temperature on… Read more »

Forbes Details Long-Term Vision of Chief Big Ass Carey Smith

Forbes featured Big Ass Fans® Founder and Chief Big Ass Carey Smith today in a feature on business leaders challenging the status quo. Smith discussed his 200-year vision, a business plan that goes well beyond a search for financial success. “I’m completely against starting a business with the sole intent of cashing out. That’s very… Read more »

CE Pro Highlights Big Ass Fans’ Role in Thread Group

Technology news site CE Pro today highlighted Big Ass Fans’ role in the newly announced Thread Group, which seeks to promote Thread as a revolutionary way to connect hundreds of smart home devices. Editor-at-large Julie Jacobson noted the partnership followed Big Ass Fans’ entry into the smart home field with the first smart ceiling fan… Read more »

Business Insider Highlights Big Ass Fans’ Haiku with SenseME

Business Insider published an article today on how Big Ass Fans® has shaken up a century-old technology with its new Haiku® with SenseME™ smart ceiling fan. Reporter Rebecca Borison interviewed Big Ass Fans Founder and President Carey Smith about the company’s move into the burgeoning connected home. Smith said ceiling fans have long deserved a… Read more »

Mother Nature Network: ‘Haiku with SenseME truly does seem to have it all’

Mother Nature Network today praised the advances brought by the new Haiku® with SenseME™ smart ceiling fan by Big Ass Fans®. “Haiku with SenseME truly does seem to have it all: comfort, convenience and the ability to help you save big on cooling-related energy bills,” wrote Matt Hickman, contributor to the environmental news website. Hickman… Read more »