Lightwaves Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2002

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Out of Business

  • Employees
  • 11


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Out of Business

Lightwaves General Information


Manufacturer of wire-based networking products intended to help facilitate high-speed communications. The company's product embodies UltraWideBand (UWB) like transmission techniques over virtually any guided media, enabling clients to have easy ingress to ubiquitous communications and access to information.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Out of Business
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Fiberoptic Equipment
Corporate Office
  • 1131 Wenig Road NorthEast
  • Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
  • United States

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Lightwaves Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Out of Business 01-Sep-2022 000.00 Completed Out of Business
5. Early Stage VC 14-Oct-2009 00.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC 30-Oct-2007 00.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC 10-May-2007 00000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC 28-May-2004 $2.05M $9.9M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 03-Mar-2003 $7.87M $7.87M Completed Startup
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Lightwaves Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Lightwaves FAQs

  • When was Lightwaves founded?

    Lightwaves was founded in 2002.

  • Who is the founder of Lightwaves?

    Joseph Gerke and Philip Kennedy are the founders of Lightwaves.

  • Where is Lightwaves headquartered?

    Lightwaves is headquartered in Cedar Rapids, IA.

  • What is the size of Lightwaves?

    Lightwaves has 11 total employees.

  • What industry is Lightwaves in?

    Lightwaves’s primary industry is Fiberoptic Equipment.

  • Is Lightwaves a private or public company?

    Lightwaves is a Private company.

  • What is Lightwaves’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Lightwaves is 000000.

  • How much funding has Lightwaves raised over time?

    Lightwaves has raised $15.5M.

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