Escent was founded in 1998 as the architectural lighting design division of MW Consulting Engineers. Their mission is to provide high-performance and aesthetically superior lighting solutions for today's demanding design projects. Escent has a wide variety of experience in both commercial and residential lighting design. Their projects include university facilities, hospitals, convention centers, United States embassies, research laboratories and correctional facilities, as well as restaurants, apartments, condominiums and private residences. They have designers who specialize in each application and lighting analysis and support staff to ensure the job is done efficiently, economically and on time.