Vendor NewsIRISS, a leader in the industrial infrared (IR) window market for electrical safety, is pleased to announce their selection as one of the 2013 Gulf Coasts Top 500 companies. The Gulf Coast Top 500 list is sponsored by the Business Observer newspaper.

“We are honored to be recognized by such a premier organization,” said CEO, Martin Robinson. “Our company revenue growth increased 30% in 2012 vs. 2011. Our high customer retention rate, unique product line and strategy for gaining customers in different vertical industries has led to our success,” continues Robinson. “In 2013, we were afforded the opportunity to move into our new manufacturing facility in Bradenton, FL, increasing our staff by about 40%. We hope to see IRISS continue with an upward trend on the list for 2014,” concludes Robinson.

IRISS infrared windows allow for safer, more efficient electrical inspections. IRISS is the manufacturer of the world’s first and only industrial-grade infrared windows capable of meeting OSHA’s NFPA 70E requirements for arc flash safety. All of our products are manufactured and assembled in our global headquarters located in Bradenton, FL.

The Business Observer annually features a ranking of the top 500 companies located throughout the Gulf Coast of Florida as well as Gulf Coast’s fastest-growing companies and largest employers. The Business Review is Florida’s weekly newspaper covering Companies, Trends, Law, and Entrepreneurs.

Learn more about the 2013 Gulf Coast 500 Companies here.

About IRISS, Inc.

IRISS industrial-grade infrared (IR) windows give customers an efficient way to safely inspect electrical equipment without exposure to the risk of a hazardous arc flash, accidents or injuries. Our unique window designs feature a durable, clear polymer lens that allows visual, UV and short/mid/longwave IR spectrum inspections and are available in custom shapes and sizes to fit the needs of any application. Through our Safety and Maintenance Academy of Reliability Technologies, IRISS offers many unique training and certification classes that provide the practical experience and knowledge necessary to complete electrical maintenance inspections safely and efficiently. For more information, visit