Big Ass Fans continues to pioneer and innovate in the lighting market with its latest product launch. The LED Bay Light provides long-lasting output to comfortably and efficiently brighten the future of any space. For more on how the LED Bay Light can help you today, check out the full press release here.
The Big Ass Fans family is growing! We’re excited to welcome Heat Transfer Solutions, Inc. to the fold. For more on our newest distributor, check out the full press release here.
The Big Ass Fans family is growing! We’re excited to welcome Norman S. Wright to the fold. For more on our newest distributor, check out the full press release here.
The list of available smart home integrations continues to grow as Haiku now works with Google Assistant voice control. It’s part of a continued commitment to deliver convenient comfort control to customers. For the full press release on Haiku’s newest integration, click here.
The Big Ass Fans family is growing! We’re excited to welcome ACI Mechanical & HVAC Sales to the fold. For more on our newest distributor, check out the full press release here.
The Big Ass Fans family is growing! We’re excited to welcome Harshaw Trane to the fold. For more on our newest distributor, check out the full press release here.
The Big Ass Fans family is growing! We’re excited to welcome H.D. Grant Co., Inc. to the fold. For more on our newest distributor, check out the full press release here.
The Big Ass Fans family is growing! We’re excited to add Buckley Associates, Inc. to the fold. For more on our newest distributor, check out the full press release here.
What was old is now new and improved. The Big Ass Fans Pivot 2.0 is here and ready to deliver comfort to workers in hard to reach areas. For more on Pivot 2.0, check out the full press release here.
Big Ass Fans® announced today that Canadian owners of its Haiku® residential ceiling fans can now control them using Amazon’s Echo and other Alexa-enabled devices. Haiku is the first ceiling fan to offer voice control for Alexa users in Canada. Just in time for warmer spring temperatures, these commands allow users to turn Haiku on […]
Big Ass Fans® has long had rabid customers and now they have a community to call home, as the company today launched the Big Ass Fan Club. And what better day to roll out the Big Ass Fan Club than on a day all about love? Joining the Big Ass Fan Club offers access to […]
Big Ass Fans® today introduced an updated version of its Haiku® ceiling fan control app for Android devices. Easier to use, faster and just all around more incredible, the app offers unprecedented control options for the company’s Haiku residential ceiling fans. The company’s extensive engineering team worked directly with customers throughout the year-long development process, […]
Wharf Hotels today announced the opening of The Murray Hong Kong hotel, an ambitious redesign of a government office building by renowned design firm Foster + Partners. The 336-room hotel uses custom-designed Big Ass Fans® among its most inspired elements in a large indoor-outdoor space dubbed “The Arches.” Knowing of Big Ass Fans’ commitment to […]
Inc. magazine has named Big Ass Fans® to its Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States for the 11th consecutive year. Big Ass Fans is one of only 34 companies to have been ranked annually since the inception of the Inc. 5000. The Inc. 5000 ranks companies based on their […]
Big Ass Fans® today announced AirEye, the first fan of its kind to detect motion and shut off automatically. AirEye is the quietest, longest-lasting, easiest-to-clean, highest-efficiency personal cooler ever made. Existing directional fans often break down, make excessive noise, have limited speed settings, and are inefficient and difficult to clean. AirEye improves upon every shortcoming: […]
The International Interior Design Association announced today that the Haiku® ceiling fan by Big Ass Fans® has been honored as part of its 21st annual Product Design Competition. The organization named Haiku as a winner in its accessories or specialties category. Click here to learn more.
Big Ass Fans® today announced it was named Marketing Team of the Year in the 2016 UBM Americas Annual Creativity in Electronics Awards. The awards program honors the people and companies behind the technologies and products that are changing the world of electronics. The winners were announced at a ceremony on Dec. 7, at the […]
Big Ass Fans® is building the world’s toughest and brightest battery-powered LED work light and offering it first through Indiegogo. The Big Ass Light Bar was built to uncompromising quality standards. Its durable design makes it ideal for hardworking Americans in the toughest, dirtiest jobs, such as mechanics, contractors, truckers, oil rig workers and first […]
After weeks of urging from her supporters, Fanny is excited to announce her candidacy for president of the United States. For Fanny, the last straw in her highly personal decision-making journey was the Sept. 26 debate between the two major party candidates. Like so many other viewers, she watched, but could not muster enthusiasm for […]
Inc. magazine has named Big Ass Fans® to its Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States for the 10th consecutive year. The Inc. 5000 ranks companies based on their three-year growth rates with Big Ass Fans increasing revenue 138 percent over that time period. In addition to the national ranking, […]
Big Ass Fans® has been named to Fortune’s inaugural 50 Best Workplaces for Recent College Graduates list, which spotlighted what sets the company apart from traditional businesses. Click here to read the accompanying article by Christopher Tkaczyk.
Two leaders in home comfort and efficiency have partnered to tackle rising air conditioning expenses ahead of summer. Big Ass Fans’ Haiku® ceiling fan will now integrate with ecobee smart thermostats, saving customers up to 30 percent on home cooling costs. Instead of using a single temperature reading from your thermostat (usually in a hallway) […]
Consulting-Specifying Engineer has named Black Jack™ by Big Ass Fans® a finalist in its 2016 Product of the Year awards contest. Black Jack was nominated in the Air Movement, Dehumidification, Humidification category. Built with versatility in mind, Black Jack features indoor/outdoor rubber wheels and a 6.5-ft frame that fits through standard interior doors. The fan […]
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized Big Ass Fans® with a 2016 ENERGY STAR® Award for Excellence in Energy-Efficient Product Design for its outstanding efforts to improve the availability of energy-efficient products in the marketplace. Big Ass Fans’ accomplishments will be recognized at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. on April 13. Big Ass […]
Amazon Echo and other Alexa-enabled devices will soon offer voice control of Haiku® ceiling fans by Big Ass Fans®, just in time for warmer spring temperatures. Available to the public in April, these commands will allow users to turn connected ceiling fans on and off, change speeds and adjust light intensity, all hands-free. They will […]
Forbes has named Big Ass Fans® to its list of America’s Best Small Companies. The list recognizes small companies that are considered outstanding in their industry. To create this list of “Small Giants,” the Forbes staff evaluated privately held companies on criteria including financial health, reputation, and company contributions to the community and society. To view the rankings, […]
Big Ass Fans® has again been recognized among Kentucky’s Best Places to Work, marking the eighth consecutive year. To view the full list of recipients, click here. The winner rankings will be announced at the awards dinner April 20. About ‘Best Places to Work in Kentucky’ The program was created in 2005 and is a […]
Big Ass Fans® unveiled today a new inspired residential product and partnership that firmly entrench the company as a leader in connected home technology. The Haiku® product portfolio now boasts Haiku L, a ceiling fan engineered to retail for half the price of the company’s premium fan models. Leveraging Big Ass Fans’ extensive engineering expertise, […]
Inc. published an article today naming Big Ass Fans® as a top-five technology company located outside Silicon Valley. Contributor Drew Hendricks noted the company’s continued revenue and employment growth. “The company is well-loved for providing reliable, powerful fans that can be as small as a ceiling fan or as large as one that can cool […]
Consulting-Specifying Engineer has named the Big Ass High Bay LED a winner in its 2015 Product of the Year awards contest. Readers of the magazine selected the High Bay LED for the gold award in the Lighting Luminaires category. Designed for long-term performance, the Big Ass High Bay LED maintains 70 percent of initial lumen […]
Inc. magazine has named Big Ass Fans® to its Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States for the ninth consecutive year. The Inc. 5000 ranks companies based on their three-year growth rates with Big Ass Fans increasing revenue 154 percent over that time period. In addition to the national ranking, Big Ass […]
The Architect’s Newspaper recognized Haiku® with SenseME™ with an honorable mention in the HVAC + Environmental Systems category in its first Best of Products Awards. The awards showcase products that stand out in terms of innovation, aesthetics, performance and value. Haiku with SenseME is the world’s first smart ceiling fan and features an on-board computer […]
Big Ass Fans® has received the 2015 Kentucky Governor’s Awards in the Arts Business Award. The Governor’s Awards in the Arts celebrate Kentuckians and Kentucky organizations that have made extraordinary and significant contributions to the arts. In 2014, Big Ass Fans was the first company to commission work by an artist involved in StudioWorks, a […]
New wall and column mounts from Big Ass Fans® easily attach the company’s array of LED lighting fixtures to any vertical surface for 360 degrees of bright, direct light. The mounting options announced today are ideal for auto shops, airplane hangars, production lines, home workshops and anywhere else with hard-to-reach corners. The wall mounts bolt […]
Big Ass Fans® today introduced two new hardware finishes – oil-rubbed bronze and satin nickel – for its line of Haiku® residential ceiling fans. From the mount to the downtube to the fasteners, the new hardware offers even more customization options for the award-winning Haiku. Silent operation, a gorgeous minimalist design and more finishes than […]
Highlighting the most beautiful and functional products of the past year, a panel of designers has selected Haiku® with SenseME™ as an Inc. Best In Class Design Award winner. The world’s first smart ceiling fan, Haiku with SenseME combines minimalist design, careful craftsmanship and cutting-edge technology that Inc. called “a smart take on the smart […]
Customers said they wanted a portable fan big enough to provide serious airflow, but small enough to go wherever they need a breeze – indoors or out. Big Ass Fans® delivered with Black Jack™. Designed with versatility in mind, Black Jack with its 6.5-ft (2-m) frame fits through standard interior doorways and plugs into any […]
The Big Ass High Bay LED fixture has been named a finalist for 2015 Product of the Year by Consulting-Specifying Engineer. The High Bay LED is a durable, energy-efficient fixture designed to solve common lighting challenges in industrial settings. The finely engineered aluminum body dissipates heat, keeping the LEDs inside cool and bright for years […]
Haiku® with SenseME™ has been named Product of the Year by Environmental Leader, a daily trade publication covering energy, environmental and sustainability news. The award recognizes original and successful products that contribute to environmental efforts and advance the bottom line. Haiku’s SenseME technology enhances this elegant fan by monitoring room conditions, including occupancy and temperature, […]
Big Ass Fans® introduced today new inverted lighting fixtures as part of its line of industrial-grade LEDs. This option is ideal for spaces where indirect light is preferred, such as tennis courts, fitness centers and indoor pools. Featuring a heavy-duty, extruded aluminum housing for superior heat dissipation and impact resistance, Big Ass LEDs were designed […]
Laboratory testing from Big Ass Fans®, reviewed by researchers from top universities, has debunked the long-held belief that reversing ceiling fans in the winter recirculates heat without creating drafts. Engineers with Big Ass Fans conducted testing that determined traditional ceiling fans, operating in reverse, caused drafts in nearly half of the room. By contrast, running […]
Big Ass Fans® today announced an update to its Haiku® with SenseME™ smart ceiling fan that personalizes nighttime operation to help improve your sleep. Haiku with SenseME automates comfort throughout the day with its on-board computer and environmental sensors. Now that same technology works to keep you comfortable while you sleep. Enable Sleep Mode, and […]
Architectural Record has selected the polished aluminum Haiku® by Big Ass Fans® as an Editor’s Choice winner in its annual Record Products competition. Drawing more than 500 entries, the Record Products contest is judged by representatives of leading architecture and design firms. The judges rate entries on innovation, functionality and aesthetics, and honored the polished […]
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized Haiku® as the Most Efficient of ENERGY STAR® 2015. Products qualifying as Most Efficient feature cutting-edge energy efficiency and technological innovation and represent what the EPA hails as the best of ENERGY STAR.
Architectural Products has awarded Big Ass Fans® four 2014 Product Innovation Awards, including the prestigious Industry Leadership distinction. The Product Innovation Awards honor innovation in building-related products from construction materials to interior finishes. Judged by a group of 50 independent industry professionals, the program impartially reviews products and companies for the publication’s readers. Big Ass […]
Big Ass Fans® unveiled today the polished aluminum Haiku®, a ceiling fan with a mirrored finish so exceptional, it deserves the white glove treatment – literally. Haiku’s aircraft-grade aluminum airfoils are hand-polished for more than four hours to achieve this level of shine. Technicians wear white gloves throughout the manufacturing process to ensure a pristine […]
Big Ass Fans® today unleashed the souped-up Garage Light, which brings the company’s breakthrough industrial lighting technology and crush-proof construction to home garages and workshops. These premium LEDs deliver 13,000 lumens of ultra-bright light, ensuring you’ll never again need extra lights while at the workbench or looking under the hood. Cutting-edge construction employs a single […]
The new polished aluminum Haiku® by Big Ass Fans® is a finalist for the 2014 Interior Design Best of Year Awards in the Accessories category. Winners will be announced at the annual gala Dec. 4 in New York City. Haiku’s aircraft-grade aluminum airfoils are hand-polished to achieve this level of shine. Technicians wear gloves throughout […]
The Consumer Electronics Association® today announced Haiku® with SenseME™ Technology is a 2015 CES Innovation Awards Honoree in the Smart Home category, a prestigious distinction awarded to cutting-edge tech products and services for innovative design and engineering. Haiku with SenseME is the world’s first smart ceiling fan and features an on-board computer and array of […]
The U.S. Green Building Council has recognized Big Ass Fans® with four accolades in its inaugural Best of Building Awards, including Product Manufacturer of the Year. The Best of Building Awards celebrate the year’s best green products, projects, organizations and individuals making an impact in green building. Among the U.S. Green Building Council’s work is […]
Consulting-Specifying Engineer has honored Essence® by Big Ass Fans® with a gold award in its 2014 Product of the Year competition. Ranging from 8 to 14 feet in diameter and fully customizable, Essence is the first Big Ass Fan specifically developed to excel both indoors and out. Essence provides quiet air movement in a variety […]
Inc. magazine has once again named Big Ass Fans® to its Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. Big Ass Fans is among only 3.5% of companies that have earned spots on the coveted rankings each year since the list’s inception in 2007. The Inc. 5000 ranks companies based on […]
Big Ass Fans® today announced that its newest residential fan can now work with the Nest Learning Thermostat™ to help reduce home air conditioning costs. The company’s smart ceiling fan — Haiku® with SenseME™ — connects with the Nest® Thermostat through an iOS app and demonstrates the practical benefits of pairing smart home devices. Americans […]
Big Ass Fans® joins several of the world’s top technology companies today in launching Thread, a revolutionary way to connect hundreds of smart home devices. Big Ass Fans teams with industry leaders Nest Labs, Samsung, Yale Security, ARM, Freescale Semiconductor and Silicon Labs in the nonprofit Thread Group, which aims to make Thread the foundation […]
Big Ass Fans® today unveiled the world’s first smart ceiling fan designed with an on-board computer and array of sensors. SenseME™ technology, available exclusively on the Haiku® ceiling fan, revolutionizes a home fixture that hadn’t changed for decades. One Smart Ass™ Fan You never think about comfort until you’re uncomfortable. Haiku with SenseME is the first fan […]
For the sixth straight year, Big Ass Fans® has been named among Kentucky’s “Best Places to Work.” The prestigious award recognizes commitment to an excellent work environment. Big Ass Fans ranked third among 32 medium-sized companies (150-499 U.S. employees) chosen as Kentucky’s “Best Places to Work.” At Big Ass Fans, employees are offered excellent pay […]
Environmental Design + Construction (EDC) magazine recently named Haiku® the winner of the Reader’s Choice Awards in the HVAC category. The sixth annual contest honors products chosen by the magazine’s hands-on readership of sustainability-minded architects, facility managers, contractors and consultants. Haiku’s perfect marriage of form and function sets it apart from all other ceiling fans. […]
Big Ass® Light today unveiled the Big Ass High Bay LED, a brilliant, long-lasting LED light fixture designed specifically to address common issues in industrial and commercial facilities. Unlike competing fixtures that are made of stamped sheet metal, the Big Ass High Bay LED is robustly constructed to withstand the rigors of even the toughest […]
Forbes has named Big Ass Fans® to its list of “America’s Most Promising Companies.” The third annual rankings recognize privately held, high-growth companies with less than $250 million in annual revenue. Big Ass Fans has consistently seen growth rates at or above 30 percent annually between 2009 and 2013. Methodology Criteria considered by Forbes include […]
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized Haiku® as the Most Efficient of ENERGY STAR® 2014. The program recognizes highly efficient products that support the interests of environmentally motivated consumers. The products prevent greenhouse gas emissions by meeting rigorous energy-efficiency performance levels set by the EPA.
BUILDINGS magazine has selected the new global headquarters of Big Ass Fans® as a 2013 ABBY Merit Award winner. Now in its eighth year, the America’s Best Buildings of the Year (ABBY) Awards highlight projects that set a new benchmark for facility managers to emulate. Nominated projects were evaluated by the BUILDINGS editorial staff for […]
Inc. magazine today named Big Ass Fans® to The Build 100, a new business index honoring an elite tier of companies that have expanded their employment in each of the past five years. The index was created by studying the growth performance of millions of U.S. mid-market companies between 2007 and 2012. Inc. will unveil […]
Inc. magazine has once again named Big Ass Fans® to its Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. Big Ass Fans is one of only 7% of Inc. 5000 companies that have earned spots on the coveted rankings each year since the list’s inception in 2007. The Inc. 5000 ranks […]
Big Ass Fans® today introduced the world’s first LED-equipped industrial ceiling fan, an all-in-one package that’s an ideal addition to facilities’ energy-efficient lighting programs. The Powerfoil X LED delivers as much light as a massive, 400-watt metal halide, covering the entire diameter of the fan while using less than 175 watts. Its tempered glass lens […]
After reviewing hundreds of submissions, the editorial staff of BUILDINGS magazine recently named Isis® by Big Ass Fans® a 2013 Money-Saving Product. Editors examined and ranked products based on their money-saving qualities, including minimal energy consumption and reduction of HVAC.
For the fifth time in a row, Big Ass Fans® was named one of the Best Places to Work in Kentucky – a prestigious award recognizing commitment to an excellent work environment. The awards program was created in 2005 and is a project of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, Kentucky SHRM Council and Best Companies […]
Big Ass Fans® moved this week into its new global headquarters, an 88,000-sq. ft. facility located on 32 acres in Lexington, Ky. Situated on the same site as the company’s 44,000-sq. ft., one-of-a-kind research-and-development laboratory, the headquarters reunites several departments previously based in four sites throughout the city. Slated to house 600 employees, the headquarters […]
Haiku® has been named the 2013 Most Efficient among ENERGY STAR® ceiling fans. The ENERGY STAR Most Efficient program identifies highly efficient products that align with the interests of environmentally motivated consumers and early adopters. Haiku adds this recognition to its other recent accolades, which include the 2012 Popular Science Best of What’s New award […]
After reviewing thousands of products, Popular Science has named Haiku® a 2012 Best of What’s New award winner, calling Haiku the “World’s Quietest Fan.” The Best of What’s New award honors the top 100 breakthrough products and technologies annually. “For 25 years, Popular Science has honored the innovations that surprise and amaze us – those […]
Haiku®, repeatedly recognized by ENERGY STAR® as the most energy-efficient ceiling fan, was recently named a BuildingGreen Top-10 Product for 2013. The 11th annual awards honored the most innovative green building developments at the U.S. Green Building Council’s 2012 Greenbuild Conference in San Francisco. “In selecting this year’s products, we looked for companies addressing resilience, […]
Big Ass Fans®, the worldwide leader in large-diameter, low-speed fans, is featured in the inaugural ranking of Inc. magazine’s Hire Power Awards, recognizing the private businesses that have generated the most jobs in the past three years. Big Ass Fans generated 74 jobs from 2008 to 2011, placing it sixth among the top 10 private […]
Architectural Record magazine has honored the Haiku® residential ceiling fan by Big Ass Fans® as a top pick in its 2012 Record Products contest. The annual contest sees a jury of architects, designers and product specialists review the best new building products. “Our jury was as tough as you’d expect,” the publication wrote in announcing […]
Interior Design magazine has honored the Haiku® ceiling fan by Big Ass Fans® as a 2012 Best of Year product. More than 800 members of the design and architecture world gathered for the magazine’s annual Best of Year Awards for projects and products. Editor-in-Chief Cindy Allen and a jury of design leaders recognized the year’s […]
American Chopper’s Paul Teutul Sr. visited Big Ass Fans® today to unveil the company’s custom-built motorcycle that will be featured on the popular TLC series. Teutul and the workers at Orange County Choppers utilized parts from Big Ass Fans to craft sections, including the running boards, of the custom bike. The first episode, which revealed […]
For the sixth consecutive year, Big Ass Fans®, the worldwide leader in large-diameter, low-speed fans, has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Inc. magazine’s prestigious Inc. 5000 list highlights America’s independent entrepreneurs. Big Ass Fans has earned a place on the coveted listing since it was started in 2007. […]
Big Ass Fans® have never been so easy—or fun—to use, thanks to the newly-released BAFWorks® iPad* app and fan controller. BAFWorks gives users control over a virtually unlimited number of Big Ass Fans from a single location. Facility managers know time is money; BAFWorks saves valuable time by eliminating individual controls in large facilities. BAFWorks […]
Create the ultimate cooling station for any occasion with new fans from Big Ass Fans® that take the cooling power of tons of air conditioning on the move for only pennies per hour. The 8-ft. AirGo® and the virtually indestructible Yellow Jacket® are now available with high-pressure, filtered atomizing misting systems to produce a cooling […]
Out of a record field of entries, Haiku®, the energy-efficient small ceiling fan by Big Ass Fans®, has earned the red dot award for product design. Thirty international experts judged the field of more than 4,500 products submitted for consideration for the coveted red dot, an international symbol of quality design. Haiku’s exact placement in […]
The world’s biggest name in fans introduces Yellow Jacket®, the portable fan that takes abuse and stays in use. Five years in development, Yellow Jacket is designed for incredible flexibility and amazingly quiet operation, but most importantly, it’s so smashingly durable® it will never need to be replaced. In fact, it’s guaranteed for life* because […]
Big Ass Fans® often touts how its products keep people comfortable. But with the work of an innovative design group and a number of international partners, the company’s fans have now been put to use saving lives. Boston-based MASS Design Group, in partnership with the Government of Rwanda, Ministry of Health, Partners in Health and […]
Big Ass Fans® is honored to receive two more awards, as both AirGo® and Powerfoil®X were named winners of the coveted Plant Engineering Product of the Year award in the HVAC category. The Gold Product of the Year winner is the 8-ft. vertical AirGo, designed to maneuver with ease over a variety of terrain and […]
Big Ass Fans® continues its commitment to engineering the world’s best fans, commencing fan testing in a new, LEED Gold, 44,000 sq. ft. research and development laboratory. Specifically designed for the unique requirements and challenges of testing very large Big Ass Fans (6-ft. to 24-ft. in diameter), this facility is the first and only of […]
If you’ve been looking for a Big Ass Fan for smaller spaces, the wait is over. Big Ass Fans® introduces Isis®, the perfect complement to smaller commercial interiors for improved comfort and energy savings. Weighing less than 100 pounds and with diameters of 8, 9 or 10 feet, Isis is specifically designed for smaller spaces […]
Big Ass Fans® is on a “roll” with the all new AirGo®, the biggest and most innovative mobile vertical fan on the planet. This 8-ft. diameter, precision engineered Big Ass Fan is designed to maneuver with ease on its four 8-inch Performa rubber tread wheels and provide an immediate air movement solution wherever it is […]