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News Releases

Big Ass Fans Debuts First Automated Directional Fan

June 28, 2017

LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY – Big Ass Solutions, the maker of Big Ass Fans and Big Ass Light, has announced its latest innovation, 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 break down often, make excessive […]

Big Ass Light Bar Launches on Indiegogo

December 16, 2016

Lexington, KY – Dec. 7, 2016 – Big Ass Solutions (the parent company of 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 […]

Big Ass Solutions Marketing Team Wins ACE Award

December 8, 2016

Lexington, Kentucky – Big Ass Solutions 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 Wednesday, December […]

Fanny Announces Run for Presidency, Asks Supporters to Vote for the Ass

September 27, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — LEXINGTON, Kentucky — 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 […]

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Company Info

Founded: 1999
Headquarters: Lexington, Kentucky
International reach: Products sold in more than 125 countries. International offices in Australia, Canada, Malaysia and Singapore.
Fan diameters: 18 inches to 24 feet
R&D spending: More than twice the industry average

Employee benefits: Employees’ average annual wages in 2014 exceeded the national average by more than 20% and Kentucky’s by more than 40%. Approximately 9% of earnings are distributed to all employees through an annual bonus program.
Employee retention rate for 2014: 85% (National average is 60%)

Customers: More than 60% of Fortune 500 companies and 90% of companies listed on the Dow Jones Industrial Average use Big Ass Fans and Big Ass Light fixtures. Well-known customers include Costco, Ikea, Planet Fitness, Starbucks, Target, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Whole Foods, Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, Toyota, Tesla, Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines.

Media Coverage

Big Ass Fans Visits Jay Leno’s Garage

June 19, 2017

Since retiring from The Tonight Show in 2014, Jay Leno has stayed busy working on his personal car collection, one of the world’s largest, with more than 150 automobiles and 100 motorcycles. To keep cool while he and his staff restore vintage vehicles, Leno uses Big Ass Fans’ Black Jack and AirGo fans.

Big Ass Solutions & Haiku win big time

June 1, 2017

The International Interior Design Association (IIDA), in partnership with Hospitality Design magazine announced this year’s IIDA/HD Product Design Competition winners. Big Ass Solutions won best Hardware or Decorative Metal/Plastics with the sleek, minimalist design of Haiku fans.

Big Ass Light improves food quality

June 1, 2017

Have you ever thought that light affects the quality of your food? Food Quality & Safety magazine featured Big Ass Solutions writer Jamison Stoike, who told the readers about some unexpected benefits of LEDs. The article details light requirements in food processing facilities, food storage facilities and restaurants. “Merits of LED technology include improved efficiency, […]

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Executive Bios

Carey Smith
Founder and Chief Big Ass
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At Big Ass Solutions®, we have an insatiable drive to improve, engineer, design, test, re-engineer, re-design and re-test until we get it just right. We don’t do things halfway — we go Big Ass®. And we’ve got the awards to prove it.