e-Tint® technology is born – receives the Nortech “Innovation Award”

March 2002


Popular Science awards e-Tint® UVEX F-1 goggle “Best of What’s New”

December 2004


Launched 1st generation Motorcycle Visor Insert (MX-8) at INDY Dealer Expo in Indianapolis

February 2009


Expanded facilities and relocation to new headquarters

September 2009


Received “Manny Award” for Excellence in Manufacturing

May 2010


Strat developing sunglasses for Navy SEALs

January 2011


Start developing e-Tint® commercial sunglasses

August 2012


AX-11 Motorcycle Visor Insert launched at EICMA in Milan, Italy

October 2012


e-Tint® powered glasses awarded the Transition Combat Eyewear Program (TCEP) contract to deliver spectacles and goggles for the U.S. Army.

September 2013


e-Tint®-powered UVEX Variotronic Snowstrike goggle awarded “Gold Medal” at ISPO

March 2014


Partnership with AGV Helmets to develop OEM e-Tint® visor insert

July 2014


e-Tint® eyewear advances to Phase 2 of Transitional Combat Eyewear Program (TCEP)

September 2014

e-Tint® goggle awarded Decathalon’s “Innovation Award”

October 2014


Awarded Air Force contract to develop next generation protective eyewear for pilots

January 2015


e-Tint® powered Uvex Variatronics awarded Gold Medal at Eurobike, the world’s biggest bike show.

September 2015


Special feature in the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) office of entrepreneurial development (OED) “2015 year in review.”

December 2015


Ballistic CTRL® eyewear featured at Shot Show

January 2017


Concealed Carry.com interview at Shot Show 2017

“We were super impressed by this featured new product at SHOT Show 2017. With the push of a button these glasses toggle tint. The battery life is unbelievable and the ballistics on the lens are awesome!”

See full interview at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FIgg9psO-us

Concealed Carry reviews CTRL eyewear – gives it Thumbs up

See YouTube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Z_Uon8nDSY

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